Bear Valley Superintendent of Schools Dr. Mary Suzuki states, “BVUSD's plans for reopening will be dependent on the County of Public Health and guidance from the County Office of Education.  We are working on a variety of scenarios pending what the direction is from the state and county.  We will keep everyone posted via our district website.  If we are allowed to reopen in August, we will do so with the social distancing and any other requirements specified by the state.”    

The Bear Valley Unified School District, Regular Board Meeting May 6, 2020 at 5:30PM, was conducted in accordance with Governor Newsom's Executive Orders N-25-20 and N-29-20. Pursuant to said orders, the public is discouraged from attending the meeting but may participate via the Zoom Meeting. The Wednesday meeting Open Session: 5:00 p.m. Closed Session Open Session: 5:30 p.m. 

 >> Up-to-date information about Bear Valley Unified can be found at the website www.bearvalleyusd.org  app, and Facebook page.  More information about the 2019 Novel Coronavirus COVID-19 can be found at SBCSS COVID-19 information.

The Community has been gracious with contributions with grocery gift cards and donations to assist students dealing with hardships during the COVID-19 Crisis.  

Bear Valley Unified Schools included: Big Bear Elementary, Big Bear Middle School, Big Bear High School, Big Bear Chautauqua High School, North Shore Elementary, Baldwin Lane Elementary and Fallsvale School.    

BOARD OF TRUSTEES are: Dr. Stephen Foulkes, Mr. John Goepp, Mrs. Cathy Herrick, Ms. Sudie Smartt, Mr. Paul Zamoyta, Dr. Mary M. Suzuki   

Shelley’s affirmation -  

"I can't change the direction of the wind, but I can adjust my sails to always reach my destination"  - Jimmy Dean