Our Mission is to embrace a diverse student body and inspire student success through an innovative curriculum, the cultivation of environmental stewardship, and by holding students, parents, and staff accountable for results.
The following core values guide the mission of Bear Creek Community Charter School:
Setting high expectations for academic achievement will lead students to be meaningful contributors to society;
We have an obligation to expose children to content-rich materials and programs derived from research-based teaching methods;
Engaging children at all levels will inspire them to rise to academic challenges and develop a life-long enthusiasm for learning;
Quality teachers are critical to student achievement;
Staff will be provided the resources necessary to support their success and be held accountable for delivering measurable results;
Education is powerful when students, families, school, and the community are involved;
Children must be taught their inherent responsibility to respect the environment and will encourage others to do the same;
Children will be challenged to develop leadership skills, build self-esteem and exhibit exemplary character;
A safe and nurturing environment is essential to student achievement.
School Counselors strive to deliver a program which includes...
Guidance Curriculum: Academic skills support, organizational, study and test-taking skills, Post-secondary planning and application process, Career planning, Education in understanding self and others, Coping strategies, Peer relationships and effective social skills, communication, problem-solving, decision-making, conflict resolution and study skills, career awareness and the world of work, substance abuse education, Multicultural/diversity awareness Individual Student Planning: Goal setting, Academic plans, Career plans, Problem solving, Education in understanding of self, including strengths and weaknesses, Transition plans Responsive Services: Individual and small-group counseling, Individual/family & school crisis intervention, Peer facilitation, Consultation/collaboration, Referrals Systems Support: Professional development, Consultation, collaboration and teaming, Program management and operation