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Rachel Scott

Rachel Joy Scott (August 5, 1981 – April 20, 1999) was a 17 year old American student who was the first murder victim of the Columbine High School massacre, which claimed the lives of 12 students and a teacher, as well as both perpetrators. She has since been the subject of several books and is the inspiration for Rachel's Challenge, a nationwide school outreach program for the prevention of teen violence, based on her life and writings. Background Rachel Joy Scott was born on August 5, 1981, in Denver, the third of five children of Darrell Scott (1949 –) and Beth Nimmo....

Rachel Carson Middle School

Rachel Carson Middle School is a middle school in unincorporated Fairfax County, Virginia, United States, southwest of Herndon. The school is part of Fairfax County Public Schools. Its principal is August Frattali. Opened in the 1998-1999 school year, it is named after the biologist Rachel Carson and was a School To Watch in Virginia in 2004, 2007, and 2010. Due to its location, and the fact that it has a AAP (Advanced Academics Program) program, students come from an assortment of elementary schools, and graduate to a variety of high schools....

Rachel Carson Greenway

The Rachel Carson Greenway is a planned 25-mile stretch of trails, spanning from the historic Adelphi Mill in Prince George's County north through eastern Montgomery County, Maryland to Patuxent River State Park, and incorporating existing Northwest Branch trails. The greenway was proposed as part of a 1998 Countywide Park Trails Plan. A plan for the greenway was approved by the Montgomery County Planning Board on June 15, 2005....

Shvut Rachel

Shvut Rachel is an Israeli settlement and a city in the West Bank, located 30 miles (45 km) north of Jerusalem. Shvut Rachel is located in the Shiloh area in Binyamin. Nearby Israeli settlements include Shilo, Giv'at Har'el, Esh Kodesh, Keeda, and Adei Ad. The village, administrated by the Matte Binyamin Regional Council, has a population of 100 families. The international community considers Israeli settlements in the West Bank illegal under international law, but the Israeli government disputes this....

Rachelany

Rachelany is a village in the administrative district of Gmina Sejny, within Sejny County, Podlaskie Voivodeship, in north-eastern Poland, close to the border with Lithuania. It lies approximately east of Sejny and north of the regional capital Białystok....

Rachelsee

Rachelsee is a lake in Bayerischer Wald, Bavaria, Germany. At an elevation of 1071 m, its surface area is 5.7 ha....

Rachel's Organic

Rachel's is an organic dairy products company based in Aberystwyth, Wales. Founded by local farmers but now a subsidiary of French company Lactalis, it was United Kingdom's first certified organic dairy. Background The Williams family took over Brynllys farm in Ceredigion, West Wales in 1942, and started developing a herd of Guernsey cows. Dinah Williams is the daughter of Abel Jones, Professor of Agriculture at Aberystwyth University, and his wife Bessie Brown MBE, the university’s first dairy instructress and organiser of the Women's Land Army in Wales during World War I....

Großer Rachel

Großer Rachel is a mountain of Bavaria, Germany....

Kleiner Rachel

Kleiner Rachel is a mountain of Bavaria, Germany....

Rachel Glacier

Rachel Glacier is a glacier on the east coast of Graham Land, 6 nautical miles (11 km) long, flowing east between Krupen Ridge and Padesh Ridge to enter Exasperation Inlet southwest of Mihaylovski Crag. The name, applied by United Kingdom Antarctic Place-Names Committee (UK-APC), is taken from Herman Melville's Moby Dick, the Rachel being a ship from Nantucket which met the Pequod and brought news of a lost whaleboat....

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