East Olympia Elementary School

8700 Rich Rd, Olympia, WA 98501 | (360) 709-7150
  • Grades: PK-6
  • Student Enrollment: 463
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3 out of 5 | 1 Review
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 8700 Rich Road, Olympia, WA 98501
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
School District Details
  • Tumwater School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $9,153
  • Graduation Rate: 77.1%
  • Dropout Rate: 11.9%
  • Students Per Teacher: 18.9
  • Enrolled Students: 6,287

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 463
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 27.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 17.2
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 215 (46.4%)
  • Females: 227 (49.0%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 14 (3.0%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 128 (27.6%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 142 (30.7%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
East Olympia Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian71.5%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For East Olympia Elementary School
  Number Percent
1st Grade6213.4%
2nd Grade6413.8%
3rd Grade6914.9%
4th Grade7315.8%
5th Grade5712.3%
6th Grade6914.9%
Source: WA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

School Ratings and Reviews

Overall Rating: 3

3 out of 5 | 1 Review
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1 review for East Olympia Elementary School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on June 18, 2007
  • Rating: 3 (3 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Good curriculum. Some great teachers. Poor administration from the top, the principal does not work well with concerned parents. Staff sometimes goes over the line with the children in their care and when reported there seems to be no follow through. Principal pretends to be concerned and gives you the 'Dealing with Parents 101' correct responses but I have found out the hard way there is no follow through.

Test Scores and Performance Information

Overall School Rating

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that East Olympia Elementary School performed on average better than many other schools across the state on MSP state exams in the following subjects:
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
  • Writing

MSP - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

Math Test
Reading Test

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

Math Test
Reading Test
Writing Test

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

Math Test
Reading Test
Science Test

Grade 6 - % of students at or above proficiency

Math Test
Reading Test
Source: WA Department of Education 2009-2010

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