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Mark Your Calendar for the OSD Technology Fair!
Are you interested in how teachers and students are using technology to enhance students’ learning and achievement, both inside and outside the classroom? If so, we invite you to our first-ever Technology Fair on Thursday, April 30 from 5 – 7:30 p.m. in the Capital High School Commons (2707 Conger Ave. NW). From robotics to mobile devices, you will see it all, plus learn more about the district’s vision for implementing the 2014 Technology and Safety Levy. Parents/guardians, the event will also include one-on-one assistance in signing up for Family Access. You can even stay afterward to enjoy the Capital High School Spring Musical that begins at 7:30 p.m.!
OSD News & Notes: April 16, 2015
In this week's News & Notes the Olympia Robotics Federation FRC Team qualifies for the World Championships, the Capital Debate Team shines at State, two OSD students earn a trip to the YMCA Youth & Government Conference in NC...and much, much more!
Kindergarten Registration Materials Now Available
School specific registration information and materials for the 2015-16 school year are now available. Please visit our Kindergarten Registration page for all the specific details you need to prep for the upcoming school year. Registration packets will soon be available at the front office of your home elementary school.
Common Core State Standards and the Smarter Balanced Assessment
Would you like to know more about the Common Core State Standards and the Smarter Balanced Assessment that many of our students will take this spring? Click on the link below for a host of resources, including a link to sample tests you can use to help your student get prepared.
Pick-Up and Drop Off Tips
Greetings, Madison families! Sometimes our parking area gets busy with folks picking up and dropping off students. Here are some tips to make things flow smoothly for all of us:
- Remember to keep to the right.
- Move forward as far as you can.
- Remember not to block the Handicapped Parking spaces.
- Please do not leave or park your vehicle in the pick-up zone.
- If you must park, please use one of the parking stalls.
- Watch out for children and adults who may be crossing the parking lot.
Thank you for your help!
Budget - Seeking Your Input!
The Olympia School District is beginning to develop its 2015-16 school year budget. If you would like to offer input into how the district will prioritize spending for the following year, we invite you to take our budget survey. You are also invited to attend one of our public budget forums:
- Tuesday, May 19 – 6:30 – 8:30 p.m., Reeves Middle School, 2200 Quince St. NE, Library
- Wednesday, May 20 – Noon to 2 p.m., Knox Administrative Center, 1113 Legion Way SE, Room 301
- Monday, May 4
- School Board Meeting
- Wednesday, May 6
- One Hour Late Start (EXCEPT Lincoln and Avanti)
- Monday, May 11
- School Board Study Session
- Monday, May 18
- School Board Meeting
- Monday, May 25
- No School - Memorial Day