Rachel Carson Middle School
Rachel Carson Middle School opened in 1998; students who attend are part of the Oakton High School pyramid. The school has won many awards and received recognition such as "Schools to Watch" by the Virginia Middle School Association. Rachel Carson offers foreign-language courses and advanced and gifted courses; it also has a college partnership.
- Fax: 703-925-3697
- Hours: Mon - Fri, 7am - 3:30pm
- Handicap Accessible: Yes
- Number of students: 1,244
- Male-to-female ratio: 1.1:1
- Public/Private: Public
- Accreditation/licenses: Rachel Carson Middle School is accredited.
- Student-to-teacher ratio: 15:1
- Parking: Free lot
- Number of faculty: 83
- How engaged is the school with the community?: The school has business partnerships with Northwest Federal Credit Union, EDS and Scitor Corporation.
- Grade levels: 7-8
- Special education: Yes
- Uniforms: No
- Features: Auditorium/stage, Cafeteria, Computer lab, Infirmary, Language lab, Library, Science lab, Sports facilities
- Extracurricular activities available: Yearbook, step team, photography, science olympiad, karate, intramural activities, Going Green, chess, astronomy, anime, advertising club