Red Ribbon Week was celebrated at Olympia West this week. “Color Me Drug Free” was the 2013 Theme that was sponsored by Olympia West PTO, Minier Police Department along with local sponsors from our community. Each day students wore different colors to represent a theme. Monday students wore red, Tuesday, “Orange you . . .
Olympia West will be Honoring all who have served. On Veteran’s Day November 11th at 8:30 a.m. we will be holding a school wide assembly in honor of the Veterans. We are inviting any Veterans and community members, to join us as we honor . . .
Grandparents were found at Olympia West on Thursday, Oct. 24th. There were 300 grandparents roaming the halls, doing crafts with their grandchildren, eating donuts and shopping at the Scholastic book fair. Olympia West took the morning . . .
Bicycle Rodeo Tests Young Riders' Skills
About 70 youngsters from Minier, Hopedale & Armington took part in a bicycle rodeo sponsored by Olympia West PTO, Minier Police Department and a grant from Illinois Children’s Hospital Safe Route to School this past Saturday. . . .
On Wednesday September 11th, Olympia West Elementary remembered and honored the events of 9/11/2001. The students and staff were encouraged to wear red, white, and blue to show their patriotism. The day started with the National . . .
Olympia West students are enjoying this wonderful fall weather by being outside every day. “We were able to get our fitness mile run in without the cold weather this year, it was great”, said Olympia West PE Teacher. “We are . . .
The winners of this years Bike Rodeo are............. Neil Alford, Gage Schroes, Alexus Shinn, Erin Bosendorfer, and Caden Koehler, Mrs. Schwartendruber (PTO),Peggy Braffet (PE teachers),. Each student received a new bicycle. . . .