Big Bear High School Initiates Recall of 2011 Yearbook

Big Bear, CA, June 13, 2011, 5pm - Last week, the Big Bear High School administration began distribution of yearbooks for the class of 2011 on Thursday and Friday with the intent to complete the distribution today and tomorrow.  However, after many of the yearbooks were already handed out to the students, it came to the school’s attention that … [Read more...]

Every 15 Minutes Program Holds Mock Accident At Big Bear High


Big Bear, Ca, June 1, 2011, 12:00pm - This morning at Big Bear High School, the Junior and Senior classes watched the aftermath of a mock accident unfold before their eyes.  The Every 15 Minutes program, that highlights the fact that every 15 minutes someone dies as a result of an alcohol related collision, put on a mock accident involving Big … [Read more...]

Bear Backers Raise Funds for School Athletics

Big Bear, Ca April 29, 2011 12:00 pm - Since the 1960’s the Bear Backers have been raising money to support Big Bear High School athletics programs.  In past years, the all-volunteer organization has raised thousands of dollars to support the sports teams at the high school.  Because of severe budget cuts, this year’s fundraising efforts will … [Read more...]

Arbor Day Tree Planting At Big Bear High School

Big Bear City, CA, April 27, 2011, noon - Arbor Day is a national observance that encourages tree planting and care, celebrated on the last Friday in April.  The celebration continues this year at Big Bear High School. On Friday, April 29, students from Mr. Hall’s class will plant 20 trees donated by the U.S. Forest Service, in an ongoing … [Read more...]

New Marquee At Big Bear High School Possible In Fall

Big Bear High School logo

Big Bear, Ca, April 25, 2011, 12:00PM - Big Bear High School Parents in Support of Academics (PSA)  are one step closer to helping the High School get a new marquee. In the last two years, the group has organized an auction to raise funds for the new marquee, that will replace the old one, which was blown off last year during a windstorm.  Last … [Read more...]

Big Bear High School Named a California Distinguished School for 2011


Big Bear Valley, CA, April 19, 2011, 3:00pm - Mike Ghelber, Principal of Big Bear High School, is proud to announce that Big Bear High has been named a California Distinguished School for 2011 based on 2009-2010 test score growth and closing the achievement gap in their significant sub-groups.  Of the 1,839 high schools in the state of California, … [Read more...]

What Grows in a Big Bear Garden?

What Grows in a Garden

  Big Bear, Ca February 28, 2011 12:00 pm - What grows in a Big Bear garden?  According to the new book about Big Bear Elementary School’s Community Garden, some wonderful things.  The book was illustrated and designed by Big Bear High School student and artist Katie Adams.  She began creating the watercolors for the book when she … [Read more...]

Who Will Be The Next Big Bear Idol?

Big Bear, Ca, February 18, 2011, 8:00am - The Rotary Club of Big Bear Lake hosts the annual Big Bear Idol music competition this Saturday at 6:00pm.  Rotary invites everyone to this free concert featuring the Big Bear Valley High School and local home schooled high school students.  Residents and visitors are encouraged to attend this great … [Read more...]

Ladies Varsity Soccer Team Heads To CIF

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Big Bear, Ca, February 17, 2011, 12:00pm - The Lady Bears Varsity Soccer Team dominated the De Anza League to tie for first place in the league, and are now moving on to CIF competition.  This afternoon the soccer team will compete in their first CIF game against University Prep Victorville.  The lady bears move into CIF off a shut out game … [Read more...]

Rotary Club Hosts High School Foriegn Exchange Students

Big Bear, Ca, February 4, 2011, 8:00am - Every year the Rotary Club of Big Bear Lake and its High School Interact Club proudly host what is referred to as “International Weekend” in which foreign exchange students representing Rotary Districts from San Diego to San Luis Obispo come to Big Bear to enjoy skiing and/or snow boarding.  This … [Read more...]