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Olympia

School District

1113 Legion Way SE
Olympia, WA 98501
Office: (360) 596-6100

Creating opportunities and shaping success for all students

OSD News & Notes: April 16, 2015

In this week's News & Notes the Olympia Robotics Federation FRC Team qualifies for the World Championships, the Capital Debate Team shines at State, two OSD students earn a trip to the YMCA Youth & Government Conference in NC...and much, much more!

Published: 2015-04-16

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School Board Meeting

The OSD School Board will hold a Regular Meeting on Monday, April 20, 2015, at 6:30 p.m. in the Board Room at the Knox Administrative Center, 1113 Legion Way SE, Olympia 98501.

Published: 2015-04-15

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ORLA Grand Opening & Tours - May 18

On May 18 the new Olympia Regional Learning Academy building, located at 2400 – 15th Ave. SE along Boulevard Road, will be open for tours! Join us between 4:30 and 6:30 p.m. to tour the district’s newest building and learn more about the Olympia Regional Learning Academy’s three programs:  Montessori (grades K-5); iConnect Academy (online learning for middle and high school students); and Homeschool Connect (learning opportunities for home-schooled students). This is a chance for us to thank our community for providing funds for this new school. Please join us!

Published: 2015-04-03

Olympia School District Facilities Public Forum

Do you have any ideas about the Olympia School District's future facility needs? You are invited to participate in our upcoming public forum on April 22 at 5:30pm in the Capital High School Commons.

Published: 2015-03-31

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Draft of 2015-16 School Calendar

Here is a draft of the 2015-16 school year calendar. Winter Break, spring break and all other holidays are final, while remaining details are subject to change.  Status will be updated once the calendar has been finalized. School starts Sept. 9!

Published: 2015-03-17

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Kindergarten Registration Materials Now Available

School specific registration information and materials for the 2015-16 school year are now available.  Please visit our Kindergarten Registration page for all the specific details you need to prep for the upcoming school year. Registration packets will soon be available at the front office of your home elementary school.

Published: 2015-03-13

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Common Core State Standards and the Smarter Balanced Assessment

Would you like to know more about the Common Core State Standards and the Smarter Balanced Assessment that many of our students will take this spring? Click on the link below for a host of resources, including a link to sample tests you can use to help your student get prepared. 

Published: 2015-03-12

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Budget Forums May 19, 20

The Olympia School District is beginning to develop its 2015-16 school year budget.  Each year the district holds public forums to gather citizens’ feedback about how they think the district should prioritize its spending for the following year. If you would like to participate, please mark your calendars for one of the following times and locations:

- Tuesday, May 19 – 6:30 – 8:30 p.m., Reeves Middle School, 2200 Quince St. NE, Library
- Wednesday, May 20 – Noon to 2 p.m., Knox Administrative Center, 1113 Legion Way SE, Room 301

Published: 2015-04-03

Mark Your Calendar for the OSD Technology Fair!

Are you interested in how teachers and students are using technology to enhance students’ learning and achievement, both inside and outside the classroom? If so, we invite you to our first-ever Technology Fair on Thursday, April 30 from 5 – 7:30 p.m. in the Capital High School Commons (2707 Conger Ave. NW). From robotics to mobile devices, you will see it all, plus learn more about the district’s vision for implementing the 2014 Technology and Safety Levy. Parents/guardians, the event will also include one-on-one assistance in signing up for Family Access. You can even stay afterward to enjoy the Capital High School Spring Musical that begins at 7:30 p.m.! 

Published: 2015-04-03

Summer School

Watch this web site for information on summer school...coming soon!

Published: 2015-04-01

Safe Schools Alert

Safety is our top priority.  SafeSchools Alert is a reporting system that allows students, staff, and parents to submit concerns to our administration in four different ways; phone, text, email or via the web.  Anyone may easily report on bullying, harassment, alcohol/other drugs, vandalism or safety concerns through the SafeSchools Alert process.  Tips may be submitted anonymously.

If you have questions, contact your school principal or the District Compliance Officer, Jeff Carpenter at (360) 596-8544.

Published: 2015-01-07

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April, 2015

Today's Events

  • Sunday, April 19th
    • LES: Full Day Kindergarten Lottery
    • STAD: Youth Soccer Match