Nancy Ryles Elementary Newsletter ~ February 18, 2022

Schools closed Monday, February 21 for Presidents Day

Schools closed Tuesday, February 22 for Staff Development Workday

NRCO News & Events


A special thanks to the Nancy Ryles Community: teachers, staff, parents and volunteers. Friendship Parties at school didn't have the traditional support of the NRCO this year but the students had amazing celebrations. So many parents prepped activities and games at home, for the kids to do in the classroom. And for all the people who helped support their students to bring in Valentine cards to exchange... The students had a special day. Thank you to everyone who helped make this celebration of friendship a success.

Upcoming Events

GUEST SPEAKER: Tuesday, March 8th at 7pm

Our last session with Megan Barella, Positive Parenting Coach, will be next month on Tuesday, March 8th at 7pm.

Megan is offering several complimentary workshops to the community. Check out our social media pages for more information.

A special thanks to all of our sponsors for helping make this event possible: Danielle Bade with Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate, Spencer Rubin with Play Fit Fun and Scott and Sandi Proctor with Impact Sign Company.

NRCO Leadership Update

Corrie Villatoro has served as our co-treasurer for this school year. Unfortunately, she will not be able to finish the year as treasurer. Thank you Corrie, for all that you’ve done for Nancy Ryles! We’ll miss you! Our Secretary, Sandy Carpenter, is moving into the role of Co-Treasurer. Thank you Sandy! This transition will be happening during the month of February.

The NRCO could use your help!

Volunteer Opportunities

Croc Walk

Croc Walk is our biggest fundraiser of the year. We are looking for a team of people to coordinate the Croc Walk. It is currently scheduled for Friday, May 20. If you would like to help make this happen, please contact Jill Rector at

NRCO Secretary

Due to some changes in our leadership team, we need a Secretary. Responsibilities include keeping the meeting minutes at general NRCO meetings (second Tuesday of each month) and NRCO Leadership meetings (fourth Tuesday of each month). Please contact Jill Rector, at, if you are interested or would like more information about this role.

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Special Education Parent Resource Fair - April 6, 2022

Parents will have an opportunity to listen to presentations from different organizations and businesses that serve children with disabilities and their families! Parents will also have an opportunity to ask questions of the presenters after their formal presentations.

The fair will include presentations from:

  • Spectra Gymnastics

  • Oregon ABLE Savings Plan

  • Decoding Dyslexia

  • Palladio Consulting

  • TriMet: Ride Connection

  • Disability Resource Center at PSU

and more!

To register please visit:

We hope to see you there!

Community Conversations Around Race April 6, 2022

Free Dental Care for Children


February 21: Schools Closed due to Presidents' Day

February 22: Staff Development Work Day--NO SCHOOL

2021-2022 District Calendar with Nancy Ryles Conference Dates


March 4 – 90’s Day

April 1 – Wacky Hair or Hat Day

May 6 – Color Block (each grade level gets assigned a color to wear)

June 3 -- Beach/Hawaiian Day


February 18

Gissel B.G. - 2nd Grade

Wellesly E. - 3rd Grade

Penelope G. - 3rd Grade

Levi J. -1st Grade

February 21

Brielle W. - 2nd Grade

February 22

Reagan M. - 5th Grade

February 23

George B. - 2nd Grade

Danyal M.K. - 4th Grade

Soraya W. - 1st Grade

February 24

Eliseo G.- 1st Grade

Arya W. - 2nd Grade


BSD flyers listed here are from community organizations with approved facility use and intergovernmental agencies (City of Beaverton, THPRD, WCCLS, and Washington County).


Contains current information from Oregon Department of Education (ODE), Oregon Health Authority (OHA) and Washington County Public Health.


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