School is Open 

for the 2020-2021 School Year!

Fun Activities


Endless year round outdoor recreation including snow sports, hiking, swimming, tennis, kayaking, nature expeditions and field trips.

Develop Skills


A standards based curriculum created by the Alpine County Unified School District with a emphasis on programs creating experiential learning and making a connection between our lives and the natural world.


Future Success

Innovative hands on learning in science, technology, education, arts and math that are supported by the top of the line school supplies, education tools and funding.

Find Us:

Bear Valley, California is a boutique high Sierra Nevada mountain village offering the best in both serenity and recreation. Bear Valley and nearby subdivisions including Sherman Acres, Tamarack and Sky High Ranch are little islands of private property surrounded by vast tracks of National Forest with an abundance of lakes, rivers and mountains.


BVEF provides a foundation for each child to experience individualized learning, shine brighter than ever imagined and allow their unique gifts to unravel.



Mail checks payable to BVEF to:
Bear Valley Education Foundation
Attn: Lauren Schimke
PO Box 5163
Bear Valley, CA 95223 

Donate online here:

Contact Us


Bear Valley Education Foundation
PO Box 5163
Bear Valley, CA 95223

501(c)3 Non-Profit Organization

All donations are tax exempt and a letter can be provided upon request.


Thank you for helping us support our children!

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