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Delivering a transformative Catholic education
to the youth of Thurston County since 1881.
St. Michael Parish School
Founded in 1881, St. Michael Parish School is Olympia’s PreK-8th grade Catholic school. As a ministry of St. Michael Parish, we strive to empower leaders who live the Gospel message daily. Our “family of families” is a community of disciples committed to growing, worshiping, serving, giving, connecting, and sharing. St. Michael Parish School promotes academic excellence through a student-centered program that supports parents as primary educators and teachers as facilitators of learning.
WCEA (Western Catholic Educational Association) has accredited St. Michael Parish School. WCEA reports us as a "Highly Effective" school, and we earned a top rating in 11 out of 12 categories.
More than 100 years of Serving Our Community
Saint Michael Parish School exists to provide a Catholic education committed to the mission of Saint Michael Parish, excellence in teaching and learning, and the continual spiritual, intellectual, physical, social, emotional, and aesthetic growth of all.