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    East Olympia Receives 2015 Washington Achievement Award

    Congratulations! We are proud to report that East Olympia is a recipiient of the 2015 Washington Achievement Award. Washington Achievement Award winners are selected using the State Board of Education Revised Achievement Index and are based on statewide assessment data for the three previous years. The award is given in seven categories: Overall Excellence, High Progress, English Language Arts Growth, Math Growth, Extended Graduation Rate, English Language Acquisition, and Achievement Gap. East Olympia is being honored for growth in Math.

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  • Attention: 6th Grade Parents - Parent Information Night at Bush Middle School

    Save the date - Tuesday, May 3 from 6-7:30 p.m. at Bush Middle School. Join other parents from Littlerock and Peter G Schmidt Elementary for this informative meeting as your 6th grader transitions onto Middle School. Click on the title for more information.

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  • Kindergarten Parent Information Meeting - Friday, May 13 - 2:30 p.m.

    Mark your calendars for our Kindergarten Parent Information Meeting. Please click on the title for more information.

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  • Volunteer Applications due May 16

    The end of the school year is upon us with many class field trips scheduled for May and June. If you decide you want to volunteer to help with a field trip, we need to have your volunteer application on hand 2 weeks prior to a field trip. The final date we will accept applications is Monday, May 20. You may stop in to the office and pick up a form or you can call to have us send a form home with your child. If you have any questions, just call the office at 709-7150.

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    Garden Club Work Parties - April 23 and May 15, 10 am - 2 pm

    Our school garden is undergoing a wonderful transformation. The garden club made up of EOE parents, staff and students along with student volunteers from Evergreen State College have helped with the makeover. There are two more garden club dates coming up where anyone is invited to help with the remainder of projects, one of which is an irrigation system being installed. April 23 and May 15 are the last 2 work parties scheduled for this year. Come on out and help the school garden undergo its transformation.

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  • Spring Luau Dance - Friday, May 13 - 7:00 pm ** PLEASE NOTE THE DATE CHANGE

    The PTO April Community Event is a dance with a "Spring Luau" theme. Come join us for some tropical fun: Hula Hoop Contest, Limbo Event and grooving to some tunes with your kids. Cost is $3 per person, $10 per family (no drop-offs please). Proceeds will benefit our First grade classroom funds.

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  • Tumwater Outdoor Venture - 6th Grade - May 18

    All 6th grade students in the Tumwater School District will Participate in a one-day field trip at Camp Thunderbird located on Summitt Lake in Shelton. At the camp they will participate in many environmental science studies, outdoor education experiences and connect with other students from around the district. Click on the title for more information. Updated times and information will be coming soon.

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  • All School BBQ

    Family BBQ - Friday, May 27 11:15 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

    Please come and join us. Guest reservations are requested and can be made by calling Kristie at 709-7153. COST:$3.30 for Adults, $2.40 for children. Plan to come a little early to check in at the office and obtain a visitor’s sticker. Then you can join your child in the play shed for serving. Weather permitting, we will eat outside picnic style. Click on the title for the Menu and Serving Times.

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    Beginning February 29. Please click on the title for more information.

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  • Interdistrict / Interzone Forms

    This is just a reminder to our families that live outside of the East Olympia Elementary boundaries, that applying for an Interdistrict or Interzone Transfer is an annual process, so A NEW FORM IS REQUIRED EACH YEAR. Forms are available in our office or the Tumwater School District office. Completed forms can be submitted to our school office or Tami Collins at the Tumwater School District office beginning MARCH 2, 2015 for RETURNING TRANSFER STUDENTS. NEW Interdistrict or Interzone applications will be received beginning APRIL 1. Please be aware that renewal and new applications are not considered "received" until they reach the TSD office. Applications will be considered on a first come, first served basis. In addition, space availability, behavior and attendance issues will be considered. Please contact our office at 709-7150 with any questions.

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