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PE Shirt Information

PE shirt 2018-19PE shirt orders are open now until Wednesday, August 22. Orders will be placed Thursday, August 23. To order a shirt, please purchase on-line.

Students can use their T-shirts from previous years; this is just an option for our time at
Timberland. Five Oaks PE shirts are also available.

Price: $6.00 each…adult sizes…Sm, Med., Lg., XL, XXL, XXXL

If you qualify for free or reduced-price lunch, the PE shirt is $4.00.

You MUST also change into appropriate shoes and elastic band shorts or athletic pants of your choice for PE class. NO Jeans, sandals, or flip-flops Please!!

A PE lock and locker box will be loaned to each student in the locker rooms to secure belongings.

Purchases are to be made online at the BSD on-line payment system:


Family Letter

important noticeAttached you will find a very important letter for ALL RC families to read through. With RC at Timberland this year, there are some changes to be aware of. Please look through this information!


Family Letter 2018-19

Rachel Carson Shirt Order Form

Attached is the order form for RC tee shirts and sweatshirts. Print one out and turn it in!fish logo


Rachel Carson Shirts 2018

Chinook Book Fundraiser!

chinook book graphic

RC’s long time fundraiser is here! We will be collecting orders until September 28. Rachel Carson program gets 50% of the sale price. If you would prefer to collect donations, we can take those too! We are asking each student to collect $50 for our program. This will help pay for site visit buses, trip scholarships, science fair, and our overnighter. All checks should be made out to Five Oaks Middle School, or online at               Return orders and money to Mrs. Schrader. If you have questions, please email Mrs. Schrader at

Chinook Book Flier 2018

OFB Paperwork

Attached you will find the Youth Volunteer Consent Form and Photo Release for the Oregon Food Bank (OFB). OFB and Rachel Carson have enjoyed a mutual partnership for many years. Several site visits each year include packaging food at OFB, and working in the garden. Please fill out this form and bring it with you next Wednesday at the chromebook checkout times. Thank you.


Online Enrollment Verification


Current BSD parents verifying active students – Online Enrollment Verification

Online Enrollment Verification will be available online starting August 9, 2018

BSD parents and guardians have the ability to verify their child(ren)’s enrollment information through the parent portal, ParentVUE. This annual paper process was formerly a part of the Back to School packet that was brought home to parents/guardians to review, update and return to the office. Verification of enrollments can now be completed online each year. Feel free to watch a helpful video or view this flyer (English Spanish) to help you through the process.

RC Paperwork and Chromebook Checkout

chromebook pick up

Pick up your chromebook and get all papers (that we know of right now) signed and turned in. 

Next Wednesday, 15th August –
at Five Oaks – 9-12 and 3-7. 

You can pay for your insurance for the chromebook online now. The payment link is on this website:

On the 15th, we will also have gear that students have outgrown to share and trade. If you have raincoats, boots, hiking shoes, etc (from the supply list) that you cannot use anymore, please drop them off at Five Oaks in the front office. All items will be available (FOR FREE) on the 15th.

Please clean the gear before dropping it off.

The office at Five Oaks is open from 8-2 this week – EXCLUDING FRIDAY (CLOSED)

Next week the office is open 8-4 M-F.