District News

School lunch distribution
Request free meal boxes for winter break by December 7
Families may request a free five-day supply of breakfast and lunch for each of their students during winter break by completing a form at a current school/community meal distribution site or emailing the Child Nutrition Services department by Monday, December 7.
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Spotlight on Success: November 2020
In this November edition of Spotlight on Success; OHS graduate establishes Thurston County nonprofit, OSD school counselor draws from experience as Olympic Gold Medalist, District celebrates historically high on-time graduation rate, Request free meal boxes for winter break by December 7 and much more!
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A 2020 graduate
OSD celebrates historically high grad rates
The Olympia School District’s on-time graduation rate for the Class of 2020 reached 92.8%, marking the highest on-time graduation rate in district history. The percentage of students who graduated in five years also rose in several high schools and contributed to an overall district extended graduation rate of 94.5%.
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New COVID-19 Athletic Guidance
New COVID-19 guidance from the State of Washington on education-based athletics
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Learning Model Status Level 2
OSD Learning Model Status
The Olympia School District started the 2020-21 school year with a 100% distance learning model, with plans for a leveled approach to in-person learning.
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Video message from the Superintendent
Please watch the video message (below) from Superintendent Patrick Murphy, who announces a hold on the expansion of in-person learning in the Olympia School District.
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Update Student Information Online
Olympia School District is offering the opportunity for families to update their student's information online this year. Each year, schools send home packets of paper for families to complete and return. On Monday, September 28, 2020, these annual forms were available to be completed in Skyward Family Access.
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Fall meal distribution at OSD
Free meals continue throughout school year
Students may pick up free grab-and-go lunch, and if desired breakfast for the following day, at school district meal distribution sites starting on the first day of school Wednesday, September 9.
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New Child Care Relief Program in Olympia
The City of Olympia and Olympia School District have partnered to provide $100,000 in funding for a new Child Care Relief Program. This program will provide registration relief for qualifying parents and families seeking local child care services.
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Student learning in the OSD
Supplemental Learning Resources
For now, to support families during this challenging time amidst the COVID-19 outbreak, we have compiled a menu of resources for students and families to access at home during the time schools are closed in Olympia. We have intentionally provided a variety of options, many of which do not require screen time once accessed. This list will expand in the coming weeks.
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