District Overview

  • Let us introduce you to the fastest growing school district in the area, and to the community that has been listed among America's Top 25 Places to Live and Go to School. All of the brochures below can be viewed online or printed from your computer. For more information, contact the Communications Office (913-780-8245, mkolbec@olatheschools.org).

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  • District Highlights PDF

    Fast facts on enrollment, test scores, staff and students, programs offered, and bond projects

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  • Recognitions PDF

    It's been a banner year for award-winning schools, programs, students and staff in the Olathe Public Schools!

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  • Community Involvement PDF

    Parent and community involvement opportunities include the Olathe Public Schools Foundation, Seniors Serving Schools, Olathe Youth Mentors, Alumni Association, business partnerships, and the Retired Employees Association. Free activity passes for seniors!

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  • Going Green PDF

    A leader in conservation and energy management, the district's two newest schools are LEED certified. Read about other cost-saving, energy-efficient measures in the Olathe Public Schools!

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  • Growth and Facilities PDF

    The Olathe district, known for quality and excellence, has experienced continuous growth since 1965. Our system for managing growth and facilities reflects this same quality and excellence.

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  • Frequently Asked Questions PDF

    Answers to all your questions about calendars, transportation, crossing guards, curriculum, driver's education, employment, facility rental, graduation, school cancellations, full-day kindergarten and Y-Care, school hours, summer school, transcripts, vendors, and attendance areas, plus 24 frequently called numbers.

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  • How to Enroll PDF

    Information about school attendance areas, when and where to enroll, fees, transportation, reduced-lunch forms, physical and dental exam forms, and a complete list of schools.

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  • Dollars and Sense PDF

    A comprehensive look at the budget process, 2015-16 annual budget, and highlights of the district in general.

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  • District History PDF

    The district was formed in 1965 with the consolidation of five smaller districts. Olathe Public Schools is now the second-largest district in Kansas.

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