Matt Hurley
Over 400 grandparents and special guests visited Olympia North on Friday! Go Spartans!
about 7 hours ago, Matt Hurley
Matt Hurley
Grandparents Day is tomorrow from 8:00-10:15 am. We are excited to see everyone!
2 days ago, Matt Hurley
Amanda Richards
Pre-K has been reading a lot of Pete the Cat in class this week.
3 days ago, Amanda Richards
Amanda Richards
Pre-K has been reading lots about Pete the Cat this week!
3 days ago, Amanda Richards
Matt Hurley
Principal For The Day!
9 days ago, Matt Hurley
Teri Steffen
Enjoying our new commons! Thanks HOI One Class At a Time!
10 days ago, Teri Steffen
Laura Baner
Kindergarten practiced the spartan skill responsibility by cleaning their hamster cage.
10 days ago, Laura Baner
Stacey Boots
Apple iOS 12 releases tomorrow with new parental controls. Check out my website for more information & stay up-to-date with the last tech info & trends. https://sites.google.com/olympia.org/one-library-media-center/digital-literacy/tech-tips
12 days ago, Stacey Boots
Stacey Boots
Is it a UFO? No, it is Oly North 2nd-5th grade students playing disc golf. Thanks to a grant they can play like the pros.
15 days ago, Stacey Boots
Matt Hurley
Grandparents Day at Olympia North will be held on Friday, September 21st from 8:00-10:15 am.
17 days ago, Matt Hurley
Stacey Boots
Everyone at Olympia North is enjoying the new & improved library aka Learning Center. There are still plenty of books with the update, but now the students are empowered to gather information from multiple sources of media!!
24 days ago, Stacey Boots
Matt Hurley
Teachers spent time after school today participating in their first TEAM Camp session. They visited each others classrooms sharing instructional and behavioral strategies they are utilizing in their classrooms!
24 days ago, Matt Hurley
Matt Hurley
Olympia North Elementary 2018-2019 theme is "BE THE ONE." Be the one who makes a difference for yourself and others!
29 days ago, Matt Hurley
Stacey Boots
SAVE THE DATE! The Scholastic Book Fair is coming to Oly North September 17-21! https://bookfairs.scholastic.com/bookfairs/cptoolkit/homepage.do?method=homepage&url=olympianorthelemschool1
29 days ago, Stacey Boots
Amanda Richards
Pre-K rocked their first day!
30 days ago, Amanda Richards
Jessica Ballard
Oly North Student Council highlighted the Spartan Skills in the Danvers Days parade.
about 1 month ago, Jessica Ballard
Laura Baner
Kindergarten at North rocked their first day! After reading the Gingerbread Man, they made gingerbread. He escaped the oven and sent them on a tour through the school. We found him running in the halls so he went to Mr. Hurley’s office.
about 1 month ago, Laura Baner
Matt Hurley
We are excited to see all of our students tomorrow!
about 1 month ago, Matt Hurley
Matt Hurley
Class lists will be available today at 3:30 pm.  You can view your student(s) teacher by checking Skyward Family Access (click on the Grades Tab). Additionally, a hard copy list will be posted on the Olympia North front doors. 
about 1 month ago, Matt Hurley
Matt Hurley
First day of school is Thursday, August 16th.
about 1 month ago, Matt Hurley
Matt Hurley
Open House will be Wednesday, August 15 from 5:00-6:00 pm.
about 1 month ago, Matt Hurley
Matt Hurley
Kindergarten Orientation will be on Monday, August 13 from 5:30-6:30 pm.
about 1 month ago, Matt Hurley
Matt Hurley
Class rosters will be available Friday, August 10th at 3:30 pm.
about 1 month ago, Matt Hurley
Matt Hurley
New Student Walk-In Registration will be Mon. August 6 8:00-12:00 pm and Tue. August 7 1:00 -6:00 pm
about 1 month ago, Matt Hurley
Matt Hurley
Tomorrow is the last day for online registration. If you still need to register your student(s) please do so by Tuesday, July 31. Thanks to all if you that have completed this process.
about 1 month ago, Matt Hurley
Matt Hurley
Online registration closes next Tuesday, July 31! Please register your student soon if you have not done so. Thanks so much!
about 1 month ago, Matt Hurley
Matt Hurley
New Landscaping at Olympia North! A big thank you to Olympia Grounds staff, local churches, and all of the volunteers who helped!
2 months ago, Matt Hurley
Matt Hurley
Looking forward to a great upcoming school year at Olympia North! Please register your student online today via Skyward/Family Access.
3 months ago, Matt Hurley
Stacey Boots
Several teachers from Olympia North took a road trip to Trinity Christian College in Palos Heights, IL to meet and be inspired by Gerry Brooks.
4 months ago, Stacey Boots
Amanda Richards
2018 Preschool Graduation --Congratulations to our graduates! We cannot wait to see the places you'll go!
4 months ago, Amanda Richards
Amanda Richards
2018 PM Preschool Graduation--Congratulations to our students! We cannot wait to see all the places you'll go!
4 months ago, Amanda Richards
Tara Loyer
After reading the book Wonder this year, 2nd graders wrote their own "precepts" for next year's 2nd graders!
4 months ago, Tara Loyer
Tara Loyer
2nd graders attempt to “Unlock Summer” by completing a series of seven math challenges. Some even had to complete a detour before moving on!
4 months ago, Tara Loyer
Stevie Miller
Look at all these dogs chowing down during the Musher’s Banquet!! Congrats to all teams- you ran an incredible race!!
4 months ago, Stevie Miller
Stevie Miller
The fifth grade “dog teams” are pumped up and ready to race! Mush! Mush! Mush!
4 months ago, Stevie Miller
Stevie Miller
Getting ready for the big race!!! Today is a beautiful day for the 5th grade Iditawagon!!
4 months ago, Stevie Miller
BEN LEE
Oly North Science Fair
4 months ago, BEN LEE
Rita Park
Student Council cheered each other on as they persevered in scaling a 45 ft then a 65 ft. rock wall today at Upper Limits.
4 months ago, Rita Park
Tara Loyer
2nd graders are hard at work creating their own island! Islands must include various land and water forms! Students are having a blast creating laws, currency, and buildings for their islands!
4 months ago, Tara Loyer
Stevie Miller
Guest speaker and Alaska native, Bob Clark, came to share with the 5th graders what it was like growing up in Alaska!
4 months ago, Stevie Miller
Allison Brutlag
End of the year scavenger hunt in 1st grade!
4 months ago, Allison Brutlag
Jenny Gillis
Olympia North 4th graders spent this week studying energy. They have been working all week to create chain reactions to show their understanding of how energy is transferred.
4 months ago, Jenny Gillis
Stevie Miller
5th graders practice volume skills, relay style!! Each team worked to find the volume of a figure, find a cup with the matching answer on it, and then build a pyramid with the cups. First team with a stack of 10 cups won! Such a fun way to practice a very important skill! #OlySpartanPride
4 months ago, Stevie Miller
Ms. Haines
Third graders are getting ready for the awards assembly next week!
4 months ago, Ms. Haines
Tara Loyer
Thank you OHS Ag Department for an AMAZING Ag Day! The 2nd graders enjoyed learning about farming in our community, FFA, and seeing the livestock! #olyspartanpride
4 months ago, Tara Loyer
Becky Westerfield
Beautiful day for sidewalk math with our first grade buddies!
4 months ago, Becky Westerfield
Tara Loyer
2nd graders in Mrs. Loyer’s class reading Wonder outside on this beautiful day!
4 months ago, Tara Loyer
Tara Loyer
2nd graders writing advice for next year’s class! Some of our top memories are The Mayflower, cursive, room transformations, learning new songs and dances, and of course being with our classmates!
4 months ago, Tara Loyer
Laura Baner
Kindergarten enjoyed reading their favorite book outside for R day! They have made so much progress!
5 months ago, Laura Baner
Amanda Richards
AM PreK won an ice cream party from Mrs. Boots for showing responsibility in returning our library books! Mr. Lee read “Should I Share My Ice Cream” by Mo Willems while we ate.
5 months ago, Amanda Richards
Rita Park
Compliments Project Fourth Graders are focusing on each others positive characteristics. One student sits in the Hot Seat while classmates write compliments on the board behind them. Kids can’t wait to turn around for the Big Reveal to read the compliments.
5 months ago, Rita Park
Jessica Ballard
P for Picnic! Kindergartners enjoyed lunch outside while counting down with the alphabet!
5 months ago, Jessica Ballard
Tara Loyer
Second graders working hard to show their understanding of arrays and multiplication!
5 months ago, Tara Loyer
Jessica Ballard
Mrs. Ballard's Kindergarten Class chose to research trees...we went to the library to get some information!
5 months ago, Jessica Ballard
Jane Slifer
Kindergarten hosts a wedding for Q and U.
5 months ago, Jane Slifer
Stacey Boots
Olympia North Students participate in the final Spartan Skills Showcase of the year; Spartan Skills Jeopardy!
5 months ago, Stacey Boots
Stevie Miller
After looking at real life examples and learning about how the design could be used as a type of sustainable housing, fifth graders engineered Geodesic Domes as part of a STEM challenge in math class today!
5 months ago, Stevie Miller
Becky Westerfield
3rd graders are ready for their Peoria Zoo adventure!
5 months ago, Becky Westerfield
Ms. Haines
Fifth grade students practicing their recorders for the end of the year assembly!
5 months ago, Ms. Haines
Tara Loyer
2nd graders went on an “array hunt” to find real life examples of repeated addition and multiplication!
5 months ago, Tara Loyer
Stevie Miller
5th grade students work on classifying 2D shapes based on their attributes during an exciting game of Geometry Headbanz!!
5 months ago, Stevie Miller
Laura Baner
Kindergarten enjoyed showing their learning this year while rotating through stations and eating muffins with mom.
5 months ago, Laura Baner
Allison Brutlag
1st graders playing Kahoot!
5 months ago, Allison Brutlag
Stacey Boots
It’s SHOWTIME! Third Graders perform “Save the Sea” for their families and the Oly North student body.
5 months ago, Stacey Boots
BEN LEE
Congrats Mrs. Miller & Mrs. Steffen for receiving the $1,000 One Classroom at a Time Award from WHOI and CEFCU!!
5 months ago, BEN LEE
Tara Loyer
Pizza pizza! Second graders are studying fractions at the Spartaneria this week!
5 months ago, Tara Loyer
Stacey Boots
LIBRARY NEWS: This is the last week to check out books. All books are due back to the library no later than May 16.
5 months ago, Stacey Boots
Stevie Miller
5th graders collaborating with high school students during our STEM celebration!
5 months ago, Stevie Miller
Stacey Boots
REMINDER: Middle School Orientation for incoming 6th graders is TONIGHT, April 30, from 5:30 to 6:30.
5 months ago, Stacey Boots
Jessica Ballard
Kindergarten visited the Garden for Gum for the end of the year alphabet countdown for letter G!
5 months ago, Jessica Ballard
Stacey Boots
“Chick” it out! Third grade eggs are hatching! Thank you U of I Extension Office for providing this opportunity for us!
5 months ago, Stacey Boots
Stacey Boots
Oly North Fifth Graders arrive at the Museum of Science and Industry in Chicago
5 months ago, Stacey Boots
BEN LEE
A fun way for 2nd graders to work on describing shapes!
5 months ago, BEN LEE
Stacey Boots
Fifth and First Grade students collaborate in the STEM Lab.
5 months ago, Stacey Boots
Stacey Boots
Mr. Lee and Mr. Hurley go head-to-head during the Spring Fling Live Auction!
5 months ago, Stacey Boots
BEN LEE
Race Day! 2nd graders designed boats and today they put them to the test!
5 months ago, BEN LEE
Stacey Boots
Fifth Grade Parents: Please be advised Middle School Oriention is Monday, April 30 from 5:30 to 6:30.
5 months ago, Stacey Boots
Stacey Boots
Oly North 5th graders earned the opportunity to stay after school and watch “The Greatest Showman.”
5 months ago, Stacey Boots
BEN LEE
Solar panel work progresses. 684 panels will be installed on the rooftop at North.
5 months ago, BEN LEE
BEN LEE
Ms. Donna and Ms. Pam ready to serve another great lunch at Oly North!
5 months ago, BEN LEE
Stacey Boots
Kindergarten loves the Scholastic Book Fair! The book fair will be open all week through the evening of Spring Fling!
5 months ago, Stacey Boots
Stacey Boots
Its #motivationalmonday in Mrs. Steffen’s 5th grade
5 months ago, Stacey Boots
Stacey Boots
Fourth graders take a break from testing to design and build cars during their Energy unit in Science.
5 months ago, Stacey Boots
Stacey Boots
The Oly North online book fair is now open until 4/24. http://onlinebookfairs.scholastic.com/entrance.aspx?FID=3809568&direct=Y
5 months ago, Stacey Boots
BEN LEE
Congrats Mateo Martinez and Ciarra Abel for being recognized at IPA Banquet at ISU!
5 months ago, BEN LEE
Stacey Boots
Third grade began rehearsing for their play, which they will perform the afternoon of May 3.
5 months ago, Stacey Boots
Stacey Boots
Grab a First Grader & Do-Si-Do!
5 months ago, Stacey Boots
Stacey Boots
Fifth Grade students warm up their brains in the STEM lab for PARCC testing.
5 months ago, Stacey Boots
BEN LEE
Detailed info will be sent home soon... May 3-3rd grade musical May 15-Science Fair May 17-Awards Day May 21-Field Day
5 months ago, BEN LEE
Stacey Boots
Yearbooks are in and will be distributed this week!
5 months ago, Stacey Boots
Stacey Boots
Is Spring finally here? The students were happy to play outside at recess!
5 months ago, Stacey Boots
Stacey Boots
It’s Opening Day in Second Grade!!
6 months ago, Stacey Boots
Stacey Boots
PARCC Testing Begins Tomorrow for 3rd-5th Grades
6 months ago, Stacey Boots
Stacey Boots
Perseverance Assembly!
6 months ago, Stacey Boots
BEN LEE
PARCC testing for 3rd-5th is next week. Please make every effort to be present and on time. Let's rise to the challenge and show what we know!
6 months ago, BEN LEE
BEN LEE
HELP! Candy needed for Spring Fling: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/5080b4eada622a02-updated
6 months ago, BEN LEE
BEN LEE
Principals in the making...
6 months ago, BEN LEE
BEN LEE
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6 months ago, BEN LEE
BEN LEE
Lose or need a flyer? Click here to check: http://www.olympia.org/o/one/browse/23723
6 months ago, BEN LEE
BEN LEE
Check out the tutorial on the new website! http://www.olympia.org/article/44827?org=one
6 months ago, BEN LEE