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Beaverton School District
Beaverton School District

Beaverton Schools


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In order to break the predictive link between student demographics and student success, we must apply the principle of equity to all aspects of our schools/departments.


As you make decisions to support your work, consider the following:

  • Whose voice is and isn't represented in this decision?
  • Who does this decision benefit or burden?
  • Is this decision in alignment with the BSD Equity Policy?
  • Does this decision close or widen the access, opportunity and expectation gaps? 

Equity Work in Action

In Beaverton, we aspire to have the  5P's:

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elevates multiple perspectives from historically underserved communities 

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reflect the diversity of our student body


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is safe, inclusive and affirming for historically underserved students and their families


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articulates a vision for equity


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eliminates gaps in access, opportunity and expectation


Equity Advisory Committee

Beaverton School District's Educational Equity Advisory Committee (per OAR 581-022-2307) is composed of student, parent/guardian, staff and community member volunteers. 

The duties of the Educational Equity Advisory Committee include:

  • Advising the school board and superintendent about the educational equity impacts of policy decisions.

  • Informing the school board and superintendent about the larger districtwide climate and the experiences of underserved student groups and advising them on how best to support these students.