Garbage Collected in the Timberland Area

Last week, RC students spent time out in the community immediately around Timberland cleaning up garbage. Through their efforts, the photo below shows what was removed from the environment.

Students: Never doubt the impact you have on your community!



RC and OFB Garden

Be proud RC students! You have harvested over 400 POUNDS of food in your first three trips to the garden this year!!


Thank you, RC Families.

This is an 8th grade action project bringing awareness and help to families fighting breast cancer.

I cannot thank you all enough – my heart is swollen. Thank you for fostering these amazing kids, enriching their lives, and helping them to be even better human beings. Rachel Carson students spread a lot of joy and support yesterday and were the top 6th fundraising team out of 136

BSD Option Schools: RC Open House

This year the option calendar is earlier than in years past.  To find specific information about an option you are interested in, go to
At Rachel Carson, we are having our Open Houses at Five Oaks since we will be back in the building next year.  Our dates are November 6th and 15th, from 6:30 – 8:00PM.  The goal of these meetings are to introduce you to our team, see the building, and learn about our program so families can make an informed choice for their child.
If you are interested in shadowing for your 5th grader, please see the tab on our website labeled ‘2018-19 Application Process’ for contact information.  If you have other questions feel free to email or call Lisa Thomasson at 503-356-2616, or


One of the benefits of sharing an education space with another school. Our 7th graders had some mentoring opportunities in the kindergarten classrooms this week!

Solar Oven Sensations!

Students performing their solar oven construction tests!

Parents: Log on information for ParentVue and Canvas

Attached you will find two documents to help you create a log-in for parent access to Beaverton School Districts ParentVue and Canvas applications.


How to Log in to Canvas

How to Log in to ParentVue