Bear Valley Academy

Bear Valley Academy is a community organization of educators and families designed to encourage, empower, and develop young children.
BVA was founded in 2004 as a ministry of Bear Valley Church.
We believe in encouraging our student's natural curiosity, nurturing their strengths, and learning through hands-on participation in an academically enriched, relationship focused program.
We focus on educating the whole child by allowing space for each student`s individual needs, academically, socially, and emotionally, through emergent and developmentally appropriate curriculum, building our student`s confidence and self-worth as lifelong learners.

School Overview

Religious AffiliationChristian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-1
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedMild Learning Differences
Year Founded2004

Student Body

Total Students105 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
Students by Grade Bear Valley Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio7:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size10 students

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.1 extracurricular
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Arts and Music Programs:
Art Class

School Notes

  • Bear Valley Academy is a community organization of educators and families designed to encourage, empower, and develop young children starting at 18 months through 1st Grade.
  • BVA was founded in 2004 as a ministry of Bear Valley Church.
  • We believe in encouraging our student's natural curiosity, nurturing their strengths, and learning through hands-on participation in an academically enriched, relationship focused program.
  • We focus on educating the whole child by allowing space for each student`s individual needs, academically, socially, and emotionally, through emergent and developmentally appropriate curriculum, building our student`s confidence and self-worth as lifelong learners.
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Voted TOPS IN TARRANT for 2018 for Early Childhood Education


Recognized by the National Association of Private Schools

Nearby Private Schools

The nearest high school and elementary school to Bear Valley Academy is EA Young Academy (1.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is North Richland Hills Montessori (1.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • North Richland Hills
    EA Young Academy
    EA Young Academy Photo - E.A. Young Academy is a K-12, not-for-profit private academy dedicated to gifted, talented and high ability scholars. We are passionate about serving the needs of gifted students by providing a creative, challenging and unique learning environment.
    Special Program Emphasis
    Grades: K-12 | 74 students
    1.2 miles
    8521 Davis Blvd
    North Richland Hills, TX 76182
    (817) 427-4888
    1.2 K-12
    74
  • North Richland Hills
    Grades: NS-2 | 104 students
    1.3 miles
    8725 N Tarrant Pkwy
    North Richland Hills, TX 76182
    (817) 281-9992
    1.3 NS-2
    104
  • Colleyville
    Grades: PK-12 | 707 students
    1.8 miles
    901 Cheek Sparger Rd
    Colleyville, TX 76034
    (817) 281-4333
    1.8 PK-12
    707
  • Hurst
    Grades: PK-K | 121 students
    1.8 miles
    500 Mid Cities Blvd
    Hurst, TX 76054
    (817) 403-0286
    1.8 PK-K
    121
  • Colleyville
    Pathway Early Education Center
    Pathway Early Education Center Photo
    Daycare / Preschool (Baptist)
    Grades: NS-PK
    1.9 miles
    5300 Colleyville Blvd.
    Colleyville, TX 76034
    (817) 281-4158
    1.9 NS-PK
    n/a

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