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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

Learning continues during summer months

While many of our kids are enjoying a care-free summer, almost 200 students are participating in summer school at the Olympia Regional Learning Academy. Summer school primarily serves middle and high school students so they can retrieve credit, reinforce important skills, fill in gaps in learning and become better prepared for the next school year.

Published: 2017-07-18

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Free summer lunches at Garfield and Madison Elementary

The Summer Lunch Program is a free nutrition program sponsored by Olympia Parks, Arts and Recreation, provided by OSPI and the USDA. Free lunch will be served from noon to 12:30 p.m., weekdays from June 26 – August 18 for children 18 and under. No program on July 4.

Garfield will be a hot lunch site, while Madison will be a cold sack lunch site. No registration is necessary.

Published: 2017-06-07