BSD WEEKLY

October 19, 2020

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Library Book Bus

BSD Book Bus

The Library Book Bus is rolling and bringing school library books to students in their neighborhoods. All BSD students — including FLEX, options and high school students — can check out books from their closest neighborhood stops. Students just need to give their student ID numbers. And remember to wear a mask.

Virtual Senior College Information Week: October 22-29

During this weeklong event, seniors and their families will have the opportunity to hear from representatives from both Oregon and out-of-state public and private universities, PCC and arts colleges regarding the admissions process.


Families also can attend sessions on FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid), ORSAA (Oregon Student Aid Application) & scholarships. These important informational events will help seniors and their families in their post-high school planning. Visit www.beaverton.k12.or.us/SCIW for more information.

Thank You Nutrition Services

National School Lunch Week 2020

We want to recognize the extraordinary efforts of our Nutrition Services staff. Since March, they've been working nonstop on the frontlines, feeding children and families. Here's a behind-the-scenes glimpse at their efforts.

Middle School Boundary Adjustment Advisory Committee Update

Superintendent Grotting will hold a listening session with public testimony regarding the Middle School Boundary Adjustment Committee’s recommendation on Thursday, October 29 from 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. The meeting will be held via Zoom. The session won’t be livestreamed but will be recorded and posted online.


Anyone interested in providing oral public testimony to Superintendent Grotting must register to do so by completing the public testimony form on the Middle School Boundary Adjustment webpage. The form will be available on October 19 at 9 a.m. through October 23 at 5 p.m. Participants will have two minutes each to share their comments. This will allow for approximately 60 individuals to participate. If more than 60 people register to comment, two to four individuals will be selected at random from each elementary school attendance boundary area to ensure equal participation from across the district.


Individuals selected to participate in the Zoom listening session will be contacted by district staff with meeting information and public testimony guidelines on October 27.

Learning Options Applications open today

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Option school applications for the 2021-2022 school year open today.


  • Current BSD students may apply online using their student ID.
  • All applicants must reside within the Beaverton School District boundaries.
  • Resident students not currently attending a Beaverton school (i.e. homeschool or private school students) will need to complete a paper application available online or at any school office.
  • Applicants who don’t have internet access may complete a paper application.
  • Students may only select one option on their applications.
  • Please give careful consideration to your choice of school. Once an application has been submitted, no changes will be allowed.
  • Raleigh Hills and Springville will only be accepting applications for 7th and 8th grades.


Applications must be received no later than December 11 at 4:00 p.m. Important dates, deadlines and answers to frequently asked questions can be found on the Learning Options webpage.

Are you interested in participating in a science fair?

Participating in a science fair is a great way to explore a science or engineering topic that interests you, share your passion for science with others, and earn an opportunity to compete in our district and statewide fairs and for high schoolers, the international ISEF fairs, too. All science fairs will be in a virtual format this year.


Middle School Students

Students at Meadow Park, Whitford, Stoller, Cedar Park and BASE can contact their school advisors directly. All other middle school students can fill out this form to sign up. Check out the Middle School Science Expo website to learn more.


High School Students

Students at Sunset, Southridge, Mountainside, Westview, ISB and BASE can contact their school advisors directly. All other high school students (Aloha, Beaverton, ACMA, Community School and Early College) can fill out this form to sign up. Check out the Beaverton-Hillsboro Science Expo website to learn more.
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Virtual School Board Meeting

Monday, October 26

6:30 p.m.

Meeting Materials


Middle School Boundary Adjustment Superintendent Listening Session

Thursday, October 29

6:30 p.m.

Public testimony application (October 19, 9 a.m. - October 23, 5 p.m.)

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District Goal: WE empower all students to achieve post-high school success.

Beaverton School District

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