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School District

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


Here at the OSD it is our goal to provide as many resources as possible to keep you informed about what is going on in our district. This page provides a detailed list of those resources that will keep you updated on all the news and events going on in our district!

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    Current Headlines

    OSD School Board Meeting

    The Olympia School District Board of Directors will hold a regular meeting at 6:30 p.m. on Monday, November 3, 2014, at the Knox Administrative Center, 1113 Legion Way SE, Olympia 98501.

    Published: 2014-10-29


    Thurston County Health Department Announcement

    The Olympia School District notified families on Friday that the Health Department is monitoring an individual who has two children in our school district. For updated information from the Thurston County Health Department please follow this link.

    Published: 2014-10-24


    Parents: How to Manage Your District Phone Calls

    You may now manage how and where you receive phone calls and other notifications from the school and school district. Click below for more details.

    Published: 2014-10-27


    Looking for Data? We've Got It!

    If you are into data, we have it for you in the form of our new Data Dashboard.  Here you will find MSP,HSPE, EOC scores for all schools over multiple years, yearly academic growth by school, feeder school performance, trends in ACT and SAT, ethnicity demographics, free and reduced lunch rates, graduation totals and more. Congratuatations to OSD Assessment Director Alice Burman, who received the ESD 113 "Spirit of Excellence" award for her exemplary work creating this tool that provides students, staff, families and community members with important information about our excellent schools. 

    Published: 2014-10-24

    Elementary Math - Welcome to Bridges!

    In 2014 the Olympia School District adopted a new elementary math curriculum called Bridges in Mathematics. The program has a host of tools for families to use at home to support their student(s) in math. To access those resources click on the link below. 

    Published: 2014-09-17


    ORLA Construction Updates

    Remember you can keep up to date on the construction progress of our new Olympia Regional Learning Academy building (see link below).  Looking forward to opening our doors in early 2015!

    Published: 2014-08-15


    Ways of keeping up with us


    In January of 2012 the OSD joined the Facebook community. Since that time we have made it a priority to update our Facebook page on a daily basis with news and events taking place in our District. Whether it's information on upcoming theatrical performances taking place in our District, to links to local news articles featuring schools or students in our District, we make it a point to post it all on our page. Please take a second to browse our Facebook page, and if you like what you see you can 'like us' to receive automatic updates:


    Similar to our Facebook page, our Twitter account is available with daily District updates. Our Twitter account is tied to our Facebook account so that any postings we make on Facebook are automatically posted on Twitter so you won't miss a thing! Take a look at our Twitter page and if you like what you see you can 'follow us' to receive all of our tweets:

    News & Notes

    Throughout the school year Superintendent Dick Cvitanich and our Communications team put together a News & Notes feature with stories and photos of news items that recently took place throughout our district. This is a great way to get a peek into all the great events and activities going on in the schools. Take a peek at our News & Notes page!

    Friends of the OSD

    Once a month we send out our Friends of the OSD email to our email list. This is a monthly recap of news and events that took place throughout the District. This is a combination of materials from our Friday Updates, Facebook posts, as well as news fresh off the press!

    Subscribe to receive regular email updates as well as emergency and school closure notices.

    If you have something you’d like to see added, send the information to Conor Schober and we’ll work to get it posted to this page.

    Contact Information:

    Mailing Address:
    Communications & Community Relations
    1113 Legion Way SE
    Olympia, WA 98501

    Voice: 360.596-6103 / Fax: 360.596.6101

    Rebecca Japhet, Communications Director 596-6104
    Conor Schober
    , Communications Specialist 596-6108
    Dave Eilers
    , Web Developer 596-6106