District News

Spotlight on Success: February 2021

In our most recent edition of Spotlight on Success; Students throughout OSD celebrate Black History Month, OSD Optional Elementary Programs, First day of hybrid in-person learning photos from across the district, Kris Larson, Distinguished Grad, Olympia High School Class of 1984, Pioneer students celebrate Month of Compassion with valentines project and much more!
Read the full story

Update on Hybrid In-Person Learning

In-person hybrid learning will expand to include grades 3, 4 and 5 on Monday, March 8 and to grade 6 on Monday, March 15, 2021.
Read the full story

Countdown to Kindergarten: March 6, 2021

The Olympia School District will hold its annual “Countdown to Kindergarten” informational event starting at 10:30 a.m. on March 6, 2021, via Zoom. If you know of neighbors or friends who have a child entering kindergarten in the fall and live within the Olympia School District, please share this information with them and encourage them to attend.
Read the full story

Understanding & Supporting Children with Anxiety

Unfortunately, many students (and adults) have experienced a heightened sense of anxiety with our current pandemic. Routines have changed, social contact has been limited, and many families have struggled to maintain stable daycare, on-line learning, and basic needs as the months have continued.
Read the full story

Bus route information

As the district transitions to more in-person hybrid learning, now is a good time for parents and guardians to review bus route information.
Read the full story

OSD Optional Elementary Programs

The Olympia School District optional elementary programs at Lincoln Options, Hansen Alternative Program (HAP), and ORLA Montessori are excited to move forward with enrollment and lottery information.
Read the full story

COVID-19 Data Dashboard

Providing a safe learning environment is our number one priority. The Olympia School District is working closely with the Thurston County Department of Health and monitoring reports of the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19). The OSD also follows the Washington State Department of Health Decision Tree in our response.
Read the full story

2020-21 snow bulletin

Every year, inevitably, snow or severe weather conditions lead to a delay in start times or the closure of our school buildings. This year, with some of our students learning remotely and others learning in a hybrid model, we have modified plans for school schedule changes.
Read the full story

New state guidance on high school athletics

New state guidelines have been announced regarding high school athletics and an upgrade of our region to Phase 2 of the Governor’s Healthy Roadmap to Recovery. Based on Department of Health guidance, Washington Interscholastic Activities Association (WIAA) Healthy Washington Sport and Activity Guidelines, and WIAA Return to Play Guidelines, the Olympia School District plans to start WIAA Modified Season 1 sports on Monday, February 1, 2021.
Read the full story

Upcoming Events & Social Media