Bear Creek has been selected to be a Microsoft Showcase School! Bear Creek is one of only 150 schools in the world to be selected! Read more about Microsoft Showcase Schools.
Area High Schools Hold Prospective Parent/Student Meetings
Westlake High School and Riverwood International Charter School are holding informational meetings for interested students and their families. Check out the flyers below for more information:
Bear Creek Awarded $5000 SHAPE Grant
The Bear Creek Middle School Physical Education and Health Department was just recently awarded the Georgia Governor's S.H.A.P.E. (School Health and Physical Education) Grant. PE and Health teacher, Shaina Williams, received the $5000.00 award on behalf of the department after submitting the grant request to provide the opportunity to improve the eating and physical activity habits of the students at Bear Creek. The teachers and students look forward to the health benefits outcome made possible by this grant.
Comcast Program Offers Affordable Internet Service to Low-Income Families
The Internet belongs in the home. That’s the word from Internet and cable television provider Comcast, which offers affordable Internet service to eligible students and their families who meet specific requirements. Through Comcast’s Internet Essentials program, families pay $9.95 a month for service and receive in-home Wi-Fi and free digital literacy training in print, online and in person. Learn more...
Extended Learning Tutoring
Extended Learning hours are Tuesday-Thursday from 4:45 to 5:45. Students may apply for the BCMS Extended Learning Program - applications are available in both English and Spanish. Completed applications may be turned into the front office. Students are eligible for transportation home via sweep bus. A calendar of tutorial dates can be found here.
Congratulations to Jameda Owens, Fulton County 2015 Teacher of the Year!
Left to right: Dr. Newbold, Dr. Bouknight, Jameda Owens, Ms. Mosley, Ms. Young
Bear Creek's own Jameda Owens was selected as the 2015 Teacher of the Year for Fulton County! Mrs. Owens teaches social studies at Bear Creek. Read more about Mrs. Owens' recognition on the Fulton County website.