The Bear Creek School is a nationally recognized leader in providing a classical Christian liberal arts education. Bear Creek’s college preparatory academics include honors and Advanced Placement courses taught in small classes by dedicated teachers in a supportive Christian community.
The Bear Creek School is invested in students and intentional in outcome. By teaching students how to think, instead of what to think, Bear Creek prepares students for success beyond the classroom. Providing a classical education with a rigorous curriculum taught from a Christian worldview equips students to lead by engaging the world with wisdom, compassion, and courage.
We require applicants to grades 9-11 to take the TOEFL the applicant’s first language or the primary language spoke in the applicant’s home is not English and the applicant has studied in the United States for less than two full academic years.
We recommend applicants take the TOEFL in October or November. Please note: Bear Creek has a limited ESL/ELL program; therefore, to help ensure student success, we consider applicants with TOEFL scores as follows:
In addition to the TOEFL, applicants must also take either the ISEE or SSAT.
An interview is required. For families living abroad, we may conduct a Skype interview after all other required pieces of the application have been received. If we do not contact you to schedule an interview, no interview is required.
The Bear Creek School’s curriculum is a rigorous, college preparatory program.