Bear Creek Community Charter School

2000 Bear Creek Blvd, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702 | (570) 820-4070
  • Grades: KG-8
  • Student Enrollment: 419
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5 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
  • Charter School
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 419
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 26.6
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 15.8
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 214 (51.1%)
  • Females: 205 (48.9%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 40 (9.5%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 104 (24.8%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 144 (34.4%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Bear Creek Community Charter School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black358.4%
Asian20.5%
Hispanic41.0%
White37890.2%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Bear Creek Community Charter School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten409.5%
1st Grade409.5%
2nd Grade5011.9%
3rd Grade5011.9%
4th Grade5011.9%
5th Grade5011.9%
6th Grade5011.9%
7th Grade5011.9%
8th Grade399.3%
Low-Income Enrollment (2011)
Percent of Students from Low-Income Families
School:
37.1%
District:
37.1%
Faculty Information (2010)
CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER: JAMES SMITH
Source: PA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 5

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2 reviews for Bear Creek Community Charter School

  • Reviewed by Community Member on April 07, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Terrible place. Can't seem to keep teachers there. Wonder why...

Test Scores and Performance Information

Overall School Rating

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Bear Creek Community Charter School performed on average about the same as other schools across the state on PSSA state exams in the following subjects:
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
  • Writing
AYP Details (2010)
Overall AYP Met: Made AYP

PSSA - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201096.0%-84.5%
200993.9%-81.7%
200889.6%-80.5%
 
Reading Test
201082.0%-75.2%
200989.8%-77.0%
200873.0%-76.8%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201093.7%-84.9%
200977.6%-81.8%
200884.0%-79.6%
 
Reading Test
201081.3%-72.9%
200971.5%-72.6%
200880.0%-70.1%
 
Science Test
201093.8%-81.4%
200983.6%-83.4%
2008100.0%-81.5%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201065.3%-74.4%
200971.1%-73.5%
200868.7%-73.2%
 
Reading Test
201061.3%-64.1%
200973.3%-64.5%
200856.3%-61.6%
 
Writing Test
201065.2%-61.8%
2009---
200824.5%-57.3%
 

Grade 6 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201068.0%-78.0%
200982.0%-75.7%
200870.2%-72.3%
 
Reading Test
201068.0%-68.8%
200974.0%-67.6%
200874.5%-66.9%
 

Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201081.3%-77.9%
200975.0%-75.3%
200887.2%-70.6%
 
Reading Test
201087.5%-73.5%
200972.8%-71.4%
200884.6%-70.0%
 

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201055.3%-75.2%
200986.2%-71.3%
200875.0%-70.3%
 
Reading Test
201079.5%-81.9%
200993.1%-80.5%
200891.7%-78.3%
 
Science Test
201047.4%-57.2%
200982.7%-54.8%
200845.9%-52.7%
 
Writing Test
201082.1%-75.2%
2009---
200883.3%-69.1%
 
Source: PA Department of Education 2009-2010

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