• Did you know that we provide free meals for kids during summer vacation?

    Kids can eat free, nutritious food,
    Monday through Friday, June 19 - August 11

  • Family Arts Night

    Family Arts Night

  • Family Arts Night

    Family Arts Night

  • 2017-18 School Year Calendar Now Available

    The calendar for the 2017-18 school year has been finalized and posted at mmsd.org/calendar.

  • Bucky visits Olson!

    Bucky visits Olson!

  • Mid-Year Review of Progress

    See examples of our progress so far this school year and updates on schools and students

  • Cleaning out the prize box....and having a fashion show!

  • First grade students planting tulips

    First grade students planting tulips

    First grade students planting tulips

  • Meet your child's new report card

    Find resources to learn what the new standards-based report cards are all about

  • Monarch Butterfly Pictures - See the report that goes with it in Announcements!

  • Hatching Monarchs for the Olson Prairie

    Hatching Monarchs for the Olson Prairie

  • Welcome to Olson Elementary School

  • Welcome to Olson Elementary School

Olson Elementary School is proud to be "Going for the Green." What does that mean? It means that it is built to be a green school, a school building or facility that creates a healthy environment that is conducive to learning while saving energy, resources and money, according to Green Schools 101. Our school is named after Paul J. Olson who was a longtime conservationist and school principal who helped organize the Madison School Forest which is still being used as an outdoor conservation classroom. More...