Eisenhower Elementary School News

Elementary students in Ottumwa are learning a new sport in their physical education classes. The Ottumwa Country Club, in cooperation with the district elementary PE departm...

Archers Compete in Albia

December 21, 2015

The Ottumwa Bulldogs Archery Team competed in a tournament this past Saturday at Albia.  High scores for each elementary include: James Elementary: Ethan Ross - 15...

Ottumwa Bulldog archers will participate in a tournament Saturday, December 19 at Albia High School. There will be 350 - 400 archers competing in this event. Ottumwa...

Archery Schedule This Week

December 14, 2015

Elementary Archery will practice Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from 3:30 - 5 p.m. at James Elementary this week. Mr. Gilbertson will be coaching the group on Tuesday and Thursd...

The Ottumwa Bulldogs Archery Team competed in a duel with the Cardinal Shooting Comets and the Eddyville-Blakesburg-Fremont Rockets on Saturday, December 12 at Cardi...

Little Dance Clinic in January

December 11, 2015

The OHS Dance Team is hosting a Little Dance Clinic on Monday, January 4 from 4-5:30 p.m. for grades K-2 and Wednesday, January 6 from 4-5:30 p.m. for grades 3-5 in the OHS ca...

Ottumwa archery team members will attend their first meet at Cardinal High School on Saturday, December 12. Students will arrive at 7 a.m. to receive their team shirt and flig...

Lego Teams to State

December 7, 2015

Three Ottumwa Talented and Gifted teams advanced during regional  First LEGO League competition and will compete against 60 teams in the Iowa Championshi...

The first winter storm of the season is forecast for today. While the winter advisory begins at 6 p.m., this is a good time to remind everyone how to find school cancellation ...

The Ottumwa High School wrestling program will host a FREE wrestling clinic for grades K-8 in the OHS wrestling room on Saturday, November 21 from 9 -11 a.m. Enter the buildin...

The Ottumwa High School wrestling coaches are offering a youth wrestling club and travel team opportunity for students in grades K-6. Club wrestling is designed for the firs...

One of the district’s Essential Learnings is for students to become effective communicators. Part of being an effective communicator is the ability to write well. Teache...

In a recent science unit, students in Mrs. Granneman's second grade class learned about seed dispersal, then designed a seed pod. The class read about how important i...

Eisenhower will host a Fall Painting Party on Saturday, November 21 from 10 a.m. to noon and from 1-3 p.m. in the school cafeteria. Sessions are limited to 25 painters. Partic...

Parent-Teacher Conferences in the Ottumwa School District will be held Monday – Thursday, November 9-12 for grades preK-12. No classes will be held on Thursday, November...

Archery clubs at elementary, middle school and high school will start practice in November. Several volunteers are organizing the effort to start an archery program in Ottum...

The Ottumwa Public Library is participating in a pilot program to offer Tumblebooks to teachers, students, and parents of the Ottumwa Community School District. This service p...

Fall Festival/Haunted House

October 23, 2015

Eisenhower's fifth grade classes are sponsoring our annual Fall Festival and Haunted House on Friday, October 30 from 6-8 p.m.  Activities include our haunted house, ...

The Ottumwa Youth Basketball League for boys and girls in grades five and six will host a training camp on Saturday, November 7. The boy’s camp will be from 8-9:30 a.m. an...

Third Grade Vocal Concert

October 21, 2015

ALL third grade students from Eisenhower, James, Horace Mann and Wilson will be singing in our combined North Side Schools’ 3rd Grade Music Concert at the OHS Auditorium...

McTeacher's Night

October 20, 2015

Eisenhower Elementary staff invites all students and families as well as Ottumwa community members to McTeacher's Night being held in conjunction with North McDonald's...

Spirit Video

October 16, 2015

View the Eisenhower's Spirit Day video Whip, Whip, Nae, Nae the Blues Away! dance to start Friday off right on October 16 located under "Student Council Information&q...

Walk the Whistle

October 9, 2015

Students and staff at Eisenhower spent part of Wednesday walking on the trail around the Outdoor Learning Center. The activity was part of the state's 5th Annual Healthies...

PE to Sell T-shirts

September 14, 2015

The elementary PE department will be running a t-shirt fundraiser this fall to create funds to repair/replace/and add to district-shared PE equipment.  The department has...

Learn to be a Cheerleader

September 10, 2015

OHS cheerleaders will sponsor a Little Cheer Clinic for students in grades K-6.  Students in grades three, four, five and six will attend the clinic on Tuesday, September...