Middle School

3100 Cain Rd SE
Olympia, WA 98501
(360) 596-3000
(360) 596-3003 Attendance
(360) 596-3001 Fax

We are on Instagram!!

We have created an official WMS Instagram account! Follow us at @wmsbulldogpride 

We will be broadcasting WMS events, news and good stuff happening at WMS.


Book Fair is Coming!

WMS will be hosting the Scholastic Book Fair during conference week October 24 - October 28th. The fair will be held in the Library during the school day and in the main hallway during conferences. Click here for more info, hours, and opportunities for parents to volunteer to help with the fair.


After School Tutoring at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church

Are you looking for tutoring help for your struggling middle school student? There are openings in the ASTP at The Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd. This program offers many benefits such as:

  • Students get over an hour of individual help with homework and skill practice
  • Program also includes snacks and supervised activity time
  • Students show marked improvement in grades
  • Parents report improved behavior, attitude and self-confidence
  • Teachers report that ASTP truly helps their students

For more information, click here to view an informational video or here for the application packet.


Conference Week

Student, teacher and family conferences are coming up on Tuesday, Oct. 25th and Thursday, Oct. 27th. Conferences are done arena style which means 6th grade and music teachers will be at tables around the cafeteria and 7th, 8th grade and other elective teachers will be in the gym. There are not set appointment times with teachers, you are free to meet with your student's teachers in any order. Teachers will be having dinner from 4:30 - 5:00pm and will not be available during that time.

Here is the schedule for that week:

Monday, Oct. 24th - Normal Day

-Students are released at 2:47pm.

Tuesday, Oct. 25th - Early Release

-Students are released at 11:10am.

-Arena conferencing from 12:00-4:30 and from 5:00-7:00pm.

Wednesday, Oct. 26th - Early Release

-Students are released at 11:10am.

Thursday, Oct. 27th - Early Release

-Students are released at 11:10am.

-Arena conferencing from 12:00-4:30 and from 5:00-7:00pm.

Friday, Oct. 28th - Early Release

-Students are released at 11:10am.

Oct. 31 is last day to register in person to vote in Nov. 8 election

Thurston County residents not yet registered to vote in Washington state can register in person through Monday, October 31 to participate in the November 8, 2016 General Election.


Free parent education workshops begin October 18

The Olympia School District will host a series of free parent education workshops this year led by Candyce Lund Bollinger, a local parent educator for the past 35 years.

The first of these workshops, entitled "Child Developmental Overview," is designed for elementary school parents and is scheduled from 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, October 18 at the Olympia Regional Learning Academy (ORLA), 2400 15th Ave. S.E., Olympia.


Avanti High named a School of Distinction

Avanti High School joins an elite group of less than 100 schools statewide that have been named a School of Distinction for being among the top 5 percent of highest improving schools.


Washington State Healthy Youth Survey will take place in October

Students in grades 6, 8, 10 and 12 across Washington State and in OSD middle and high schools will participate in the 2016 Healthy Youth Survey during the weeks of October 10 to 21, 2016.  The survey asks questions about risk for injury, health outcomes, and alcohol and drug use. Schools, communities and state and local health departments use survey results to support our youth and reduce their risks.  The Healthy Youth Survey is voluntary and anonymous.


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