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Avanti joins the Coalition of Essential Schools

Avanti High School has affiliated with the Coalition of Essential Schools network of small schools.  Avanti embrace's the CES "Common Principles" and shares a educational vision that promotes student's "intellectual, emotional, and social habits and skills to become powerful and informed citizens who contribute actively toward a democratic and equitable society."  The school has been in alignment with the CES for many years, but, officially joins the educational network of small schools in 2016-2017.

Published: 2016-09-16

Flags at half-staff in memory of former Gov. Mike Lowry

Flags have been lowered to half-staff today through May 30 at all Olympia School District schools and support facilities in memory of former Gov. Mike Lowry, who passed away on May 1.

Gov. Inslee has directed that Washington state and United States flags at all state agency facilities be lowered to half-staff and remain at half-staff until close of business or sunset on May 30. Memorial services for the former governor will be held at 10:30 a.m. on May 30 at St. Matthew's Lutheran Church in Renton.

Published: 2017-05-25

Register for summer school

Summer School registration is now available!  Classes begin on Monday, July 3 and run through August 3.  School will be in session Monday through Thursday mornings and is for Middle and High School students only.

The summer school program will be held at Olympia Regional Learning Academy (ORLA). Please click on the "read more" link below for additional information and registration forms.

Published: 2017-05-22

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2017-18 bell schedules now available

The 2017-18 bell schedules are now available. This includes start and end times for each school on regular school days, as well as the dismissal times for early release Wednesdays and half days. 
 
These bell schedules represent an effort to standardize the start/end times of our elementary schools and provide consistent weekly staff collaboration and professional development.
 
Schools highlighted green indicate a change in school bell times.

Published: 2017-05-16

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District launches message line for Spanish-speaking families

The district has launched a new telephone message line for Spanish-speaking families who have questions about the Olympia School District. This message line is designed to help families get answers to questions ranging from how to register for school or volunteer, to how to locate bus routes or daily lunch menus.
 
An Olympia School District teacher who is fluent in Spanish monitors the messages and responds to families with answers to their questions. The message line is open 24 hours a day, seven days a week year-round at (360) 596-7569.

 

Published: 2017-05-15

El distrito ha lanzado una línea de mensajes en español para las familias que hablan español

El distrito ha iniciado una nueva línea de mensajes telefónicos para familias que hablan español que tienen preguntas sobre el Distrito Escolar de Olympia. Esta línea de mensajes está diseñada para ayudar a las familias a obtener respuestas a preguntas desde cómo inscribirse en la escuela, cómo ser voluntario, cómo localizar rutas de autobús o menús de almuerzo diario. 

Una maestra del Distrito Escolar de Olympia que habla español con fluidez monitorea los mensajes y respondera a las familias con respuestas a sus preguntas. La línea de mensajes está abierta las 24 horas del día, los siete días de la semana durante todo el año al (360) 596-7569.

Published: 2017-05-15

Free sports physical examinations

To participate in Olympia School District athletic programs all students must provide documentation of a current sports physical. To assist all students in meeting this requirement the Olympia School District, in cooperation with Capital Medical Center and local healthcare providers, is offering free sports physical examinations on Saturday, June 3, 2017 at the Capital High School gym from 8 a.m. until 1 p.m.

Published: 2017-05-09

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2017-18 school year calendar

We are pleased to announce that the Olympia School District Board of Directors has approved the calendar for the 2017-2018 school year. This calendar includes only district-wide holidays and events.  School-specific events are not included so be sure to check school websites/calendars for specific school-related events and activities.

Published: 2017-05-03

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