OSD History 1852-1976

Esther Knox served three decades on the Olympia School Board and authored this history of the Olympia School District dating back to 1852. From her work are gleaned many references to Olympia High School, which came into existence in 1882 with a meager 5 students, until the time publication date in 1976. Please enjoy Mrs. Knox’s compendium of highlights gathered from in school district board minutes and records.

Click the links below to view Esther Knox’s OSD history from 1852-1976.

Knox Pages 1-57

Knox Pages 58-114

Knox Pages 115-171

Knox Pages 172-227