Grades: Preschool-grade 12
School Type: Independent, classical, Christian, college preparatory, co-educational day school, preschool-grade 12.
Enrollment: 772 students in 2016-2017
71 Preschool (preschool and prekindergarten)
243 Lower School (grades K-4)
113 Early Middle School (grades 5-6)
125 Middle School (grades 7-8)
220 Upper School (grades 9-12)
International Students: Bear Creek accepts a limited number of international students to grades 9-12.
Northwest Association of Independent Schools (NWAIS)
AdvancED/Northwest Accreditation Commission (NWAC)
Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Association of Classical and Christian Schools (ACCS)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Washington Federation of Independent Schools (WFIS)
President and Headmaster: Patrick Carruth
B.A. University of Georgia
M.A. Literature, University of Memphis
Vice President for Academic Affairs: Karen Blankenbeckler
B.S. Elementary Education, Oregon State University
M.Ed. Curriculum and Instruction, Lesley University
Faculty: Total faculty preschool-grade 12
Student-to-teacher ratio: 8 to 1. Typical class size is 18.
Transportation: Bus service, carpooling, and student parking
The Bear Creek School admits students of any race, color, national and ethnic origin, to all rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin in administration of our educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs, and athletics and other school-administered programs.