Inclement Weather? Here's Where to Find Emergency Information
It's getting to be that time of year when weather incidents can change school schedules. Click below to read our "Snow Bulletin" that includes information about how to find out if there's a schedule change (page 1) AND snow bus routes (page 2).
Middle School Choice Programs - Info Nights Jan. 19, 24
Will you have a student in grades 6, 7 or 8 in the 2015-16 school year? If so, are you interested in learning more about our optional programs? We invite you to attend one of our Middle School Choice Program nights:
- Thursday, Feb. 19 at Jefferson Middle School, 2200 Conger Ave. NW - 6 p.m.
- Tuesday, Feb. 24 at Reeves Middle School, 2200 Quince St. NE
At the events you will learn about four student options:
- Jefferson Accelerated Math and Science (JAMS) is an accelerated math and science program for studnets looking for an academic challenge;
- Alki at Reeves and MAP at Marshall are community-centered, multi-age programs that are open to students of all ability levels (both involve a high level of parent participation); and
- A new highly-capable Humanities program in all our middle schools.
Please join us!
Learn All About Kindergarten Event - Feb. 21
Will you have a kindergartner in the 2015-16 school next year? Come to the "Learn All About Kindergarten" event on Sat., Feb. 21, 10 a.m. at Capital High School. You'll learn about registration, transportation, before and after school care, optional programs, Skyward and much, much more. Join us there! This event is primarily for adults, but children are welcome. Child care is not provided.
Event: Learn All About Kindergarten
Date: Saturday, Feb. 21
Time: 10 - 11:30 a.m.
Location: Capital High School Commons
Interested in Avanti? Come to the Showcase Feb. 26
On Thursday, Feb. 26 Avanti High School will host its annual "Showcase" event for anyone interested in learning more about Avanti. Come visit the school at 1113 Legion Way SE between 4 and 7 p.m. to meet teachers and administrators, tour the school, view student projects and get a feel for this award-winning school.
State of the Schools
Olympia School District Superintendent Dick Cvitanich recently offered his annual "State of the Schools" report for OSD students, staff, parents and community members. We invite everyone to read this insightful overview of where we're at as a school district. Here's to a great 2015!
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.