Olson Middle School Welcomes You!

Vison - We envision Olson as a model school with transformative power for our students' futures. We will ensure our students discover and maximize their brilliance as scholars and members of our global community.

Mission - The mission of Olson Middle School is to challenge our students to become: inquiring, lifelong learners with the skills to succeed in our interconnected world; engaged citizens who take action in our local, national, and global communities; and compassionate, respectful, and persevering young people.

We strive to achieve this mission through a rigorous curriculum and within a caring environment that supports students' academic, social, and emotional needs.

Olson's School Improvement Plan is available here.

Thinking Ahead to High School!
Wednesday, November 04, 2015 3:40 PM

Attention 8th Grade Parents and Guardians! High school transition events are coming up soon!

High School Informational Meetings (all take place at 6:00pm):

  • Zone 1 Meeting: Monday, October 26 @ Franklin Middle School, 1501 Aldrich Ave. N.
  • Hmong Language Meeting: Monday, October 26 @ Franklin Middle School, 1501 Aldrich Ave. N.
  • Spanish Language Meeting: Tuesday, November 3 @ Wilder (Door 1), 3345 Chicago Ave. S.
  • Somali Language Meeting: Tuesday, October 27 @ Wilder (Door 1), 3345 Chicago Ave. S.

High School Open Houses - The following dates are for Zone 1 high schools:

North (1500 James Ave. N.): Tuesday, November 3 at 6:30 pm

Henry (4320 Newton Ave. N.): Wednesday, November 4 at 6:30pm

Edison (700 22nd Ave. NE.): Thursday, November 5, 5:30pm

For more information regarding the High School transition, please visithttp://highschoolrequest.mpls.k12.mn.us/ or call Marin Thuen, 8th Grade School Counselor, at 612-668-1643.