L.P. Brown

Elementary School

2000 26th Ave NW
Olympia, WA 98502
(360) 596-6800
(360) 596-6803 Attendance
(360) 596-6801 Fax

Year End Assemblies

Award Assembly is June 16th at 9:30 to 11:30.  Kindergarten Celebration is June 17th at 11:15 to 12:15.  Families are welcome to attend both assemblies.

Published: 2016-05-26

Library Books

All library books are due June 10th.

Published: 2016-05-26

About Us

L.P. Brown, named after Leland P. Brown, former Olympia teacher, principal and twenty-six year Superintendent of Olympia Schools, is located in the northwest corner of Olympia. It serves approximately 300 students in kindergarten through fifth grade. In addition, special needs children are served in the building’s autism program, and the Infant Toddler Programs.

The school was originally built in 1965. In 1968, additions were made to the school, which included the library and a six-classroom wing expansion. In 1978, the multipurpose building was expanded, increasing the size of the gymnasium. In 1986, a covered playshed structure was constructed. Separate areas for the bus and parent drop-off, a set of new student lavatories and fire sprinklers for the main building were completed in September 1997. The addition of six classrooms in a new wing and a remodeled music room was finished in January 1998, giving L.P. Brown a total of 18 classrooms.

During the school year, L.P. Brown provides space for the YMCA’s before and after-school childcare, and evenings find the building used for sports activities by the YMCA and Olympia Parks and Recreation, as well as school and community meetings.

Published: 2009-09-13

Kindergarten Registration

School registration is currently underway for kindergartners who will start school in the 2016-17 school year. Registration packets are available for pickup in all Olympia School District elementary schools.

All Olympia School District elementary schools will move to full-day kindergarten at no cost to families in the 2016-17 school year. Most of the district’s elementary schools had already switched from a half-day to a full-day program; however, this year the full-day program will be at all 11 schools that serve students in kindergarten through grade 5.

Click here to access the online registration system

Published: 2016-05-18

Safe Schools Alert

Safety is our top priority.  SafeSchools Alert is a reporting system that allows students, staff, and parents to submit concerns to our administration in four different ways; phone, text, email or via the web.  Anyone may easily report on bullying, harassment, alcohol/other drugs, vandalism or safety concerns through the SafeSchools Alert process.  Tips may be submitted anonymously.

Published: 2016-01-04

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Our School Mission

We, the community of L.P. Brown School, work together to create a nurturing, safe and exciting environment where all people are respected, successful and challenged to view learning as a lifelong activity.

May, 2016

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Upcoming Events

  • Thursday, May 26
    • Ice Cream Social Retirees/Volunteers
  • Monday, May 30
    • No School - Memorial Day
  • Friday, June 3
    • Elementary Early Release - Half Day
  • Monday, June 6
    • Board Meeting
  • Monday, June 13
    • Board Study Session