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OLYMPIA, WASHINGTON SCHOOLS AND NEIGHBORHOODS: WE ARE HERE TO HELP
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ABOUT Olympia, Washington SCHOOLS
Olympia schools boast a total student population of 31,708 attending 56 schools in 6 public school districts and 20 private schools. Public school revenue and expenditures vary by school district but Olympia public schools spend an average of $6,598 per student each year.
Student teacher ratio is an important statistic cluing parents into the probable attention their child might receive individually in a classroom setting. Olympia public schools average a student teacher ratio of 18:1. Olympia private schools average 13:1. Also, high schools in Olympia average a student body population of 334, while Olympia middle schools and elementary schools average student body populations of 526 and 444 respectively.
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CHOOSING THE BEST SCHOOL FOR YOUR CHILD: WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW
It wasn't so long ago that a child's education was limited to geographical boundaries set by the local school district. Increasingly, government is injecting "choice" into the equation by allowing children to enroll in the school of their choosing, regardless of where they live, as long as there is sufficient classroom space available.