Bear Creek Elementary School

4815 Hickory Downs Dr, Houston, TX 77084 | (281) 237-5600
  • Grades: PK-5
  • Student Enrollment: 731
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5 out of 5 | 1 Review
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Lisa Leethem
  • Fax: (281) 644-1500
  • Website: www.katyisd.org
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 731
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 62.6
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 11.7
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 375 (51.3%)
  • Females: 356 (48.7%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 56 (7.7%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 372 (50.9%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 428 (58.5%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Bear Creek Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.3%
Black446.0%
Asian283.8%
Hispanic43859.9%
White21930.0%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Bear Creek Elementary School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten669.0%
Kindergarten11115.2%
1st Grade10914.9%
2nd Grade11415.6%
3rd Grade10214.0%
4th Grade13117.9%
5th Grade9813.4%
Faculty Breakdown (2010)
Average Teacher Experience
School:
8.9
District:
10.9
State:
11.3
Percent of Teachers With 1-5 Years Experience
School:
49.5%
District:
32.0%
State:
31.0%
Percent of Teachers With 6-10 Years Experience
School:
12.8%
District:
21.2%
State:
20.3%
Percent of Teachers With 11-20 Years Experience
School:
24.9%
District:
26.0%
State:
24.4%
Percent of Teachers With Greater Than 20 Years Experience
School:
11.2%
District:
16.0%
State:
18.3%
Faculty Salary (2010)
School Administration Average Base Salary
School:
$76,438
District:
$79,085
State:
$70,209
Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$48,331
District:
$50,374
State:
$48,263
Beginning Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$45,200
District:
$43,492
State:
$41,165
Teacher With 1-5 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$44,923
State:
$43,527
Teacher With 6-10 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$46,232
State:
$46,149
Teacher With 11-20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$50,230
State:
$50,153
Teacher With Greater Than 20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$62,046
State:
$58,427
Source: TX Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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1 review for Bear Creek Elementary School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on August 23, 2007
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Excellent school, my child is very happy and doing very well.

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