Counseling Department

Welcome to the Bear Creek High School Counseling Website!





The mission of the BCHS school counseling program is to enhance the development and to support life-long learning of ALL Bear Creek High School students across academic, social/emotional, and career domains in order to prepare students for a responsible and successful future.

Our vision is to provide support and advocacy empowering ALL students for success in high school and beyond.


BCHS counselors are available to assist students in their academic, social/emotional, and career readiness pursuits. The counseling department has many events planned through out the school year so please check back regularly for the most up-to-date information. 

Follow us on Twitter @BCHS_Counseling or click here


Bear Creek High School Counseling Department 













Susie Thornton
Students A - C
 303-982-8831

Matt Schacht

Students D - I
mschacht@jeffco.k12.co.us
303-982-8832

Gretchen Slaughter

 Students J - M
 303-982-0109


Joy Pearson

Students N - Sc
jpearson@jeffco.k12.co.us
303-982-5283


Valerie Smrt 

Students Sd - Z 
vsmrt@jeffco.k12.co.us
303-982-8808 

Jen Studt

9th Grade Transition Counselor
jstudt@jeffco.k12.co.us
303-982-8873
 

Lisa Pontine
School Psychologist
lpontine@jeffco.k12.co.us
303-982-8810
  

Owen Constransitch
School Psychologist
oconstra@jeffco.k12.co.us
Wednesdays Only


LeAnn McLean
Registrar
lmclean@jeffco.k12.co.us
303-982-8728