Headmaster Updates

Headmaster Update: Happy New Year!

Please watch this video to hear how we are excited to continue partnering with you in carrying out The Bear Creek School's mission in 2023. Happy New Year!

We look forward to connecting as Grizzlies together in the new year. Watch your email and The Bear Facts for more details about these upcoming events:

  • Dads Virtual Breakfast with the Headmaster on January 19
  • PTF Volunteer Connection on January 25 in the Farmhouse [revised]
  • Hope Week, January 30 – February 3, an annual tradition at Bear Creek during which we emphasize and reflect upon the hope we have in Christ while providing support for those in need around the world.

Grace and peace,

Patrick Carruth
President and Headmaster

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Patrick Carruth

Happy New Year 2023!

Merry Christmas from The Bear Creek School!

Merry Christmas from The Bear Creek School!

Christmas at Bear Creek

Invitation to Christmas at Bear Creek 2022

Happy Thanksgiving from The Bear Creek School!

Patrick Carruth and Vivian Hom

Hear how Bear Creek trustee Vivian Hom has demonstrated her commitment to the mission of the school over 20+ years.

Headmaster Update

Hear how Bear Creek volunteers help support the mission of The Bear Creek School.

We are looking forward to a great 2022 – 2023 school year!

Patrick Carruth

Thank you for your support during the 2021 – 2022 school year and have a great summer!

Patrick Carruth and Dr. Suzannah Calvery

Hear how Bear Creek is using technology to innovate in the classroom and individualize instruction for our students.

Patrick Carruth

Easter Greetings 2022 from The Bear Creek School

Patrick Carruth

Hear how Bear Creek is approaching the newly released COVID-19 school regulations, including making masks optional as of March 12.

Patrick Carruth and Mariana Combariza

Hear how Bear Creek's No Ordinary People project impacted Upper School students last year.

Patrick Carruth

Hear about COVID-19 rapid testing before returning to school at the end of Mid-Winter Break.

Patrick Carruth

Invitation to the annual State of the School event on February 9, 2022.

Patrick Carruth

Hear how Bear Creek is responding to the Omicron variant and updated guidelines from the CDC and Washington State Department of Health.