Schools closed for Mid-Winter Break February 20 & 21
This is a reminder to families that there is no school on Monday and Tuesday, February 20 and 21 for the Presidents Day Holiday and Mid-Winter Break. School resumes on Wednesday, February 22. A 2016-17 calendar, complete with a listing of all school holidays, breaks and early release half days is posted on our district website.
Learn about elementary school choice programs
Will you have a student in grades K-5 in the 2017-18 school year? If so, are you interested in learning more about our optional programs? We invite you to attend one of our Elementary School Choice Program nights:
- Lincoln Options (213 21st Avenue SE) - Wednesday, February 22 from 6-8 p.m.
- ORLA (2400 15th Avenue SE) - Wednesday, March 1 from 6-8 p.m.
- Lincoln Options (213 21st Avenue SE) - Thursday, March 2 from 6-8 p.m.
- Hansen ES (1919 Road Sixty-Five NW) - Thursday, March 16 from 6:30-7:30 p.m.
- Hansen ES (1919 Road Sixty-Five NW) - Tuesday, March 21 from 6:30-7:30 p.m.
Spotlight on Success - February 14, 2017
In this edition of 'Spotlight on Success'; Madison students show appreciation with ‘Valentines for Veterans’, Learn All About Kindergarten Day is a whopping success, Jefferson MS students become playwrights/performers/set designers, Construction on “Mini-Buildings” is underway...and much more!
Learn about middle school choice programs
Olympia School District Middle School Choice Programs Information Nights are March 7 and 9, 2017. Will you have a student in grades 6, 7 or 8 in the 2017-18 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:
- Tuesday, March 7, Reeves MS, 2220 Quince St NE - 6:30 p.m.
- Thursday, March 9, Jefferson MS, 2200 Conger Ave NW - 6:30 p.m.
School calendar has been updated for 2016-17
The Olympia School District has extended the 2016-17 school year calendar in order to make up three school days that were missed this year due to inclement weather.The revised final day of school will be Friday, June 23, with all schools operating on a half-day schedule on June 23. The calendar may be revised again if there are any additional school closure days.
Learn about the role of a school board member and open seats in November
Learn about the role of a school board director and get information about the three board seats open in the November 2017 General Election during a community meeting on March 8.
People interested in vying for a seat on the school board, as well as those who want to learn more about the role, are encouraged to attend the meeting. The event is scheduled from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at the Knox Administrative Center, 1113 Legion Way S.E. in Olympia.