Ottumwa High School News

By Angel Leaf A group of students attending the Ottumwa Schools' Accelerated Career Academy (ACA) are planning events for teens in Ottumwa.  The group, Bulldog Ac...

OHS will offer a Catch-Up Academy Saturday, November 18, from 8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. In addition, parents are also invited to attend sessions on “How to Pay for College&rd...

The OHS Bulldog Café will serve lunch on Thursday, November 16. The cafe, located outside room 212, will serve lunch at 11:10 a.m., 11:40 a.m., and 12:10 p.m.  The m...

Dreams do come true. Ask Ottumwa High School senior, Bailey Veatch, who was recently selected to serve as a page in the Iowa House during the upcoming legislative session. Ve...

OHS senior, Trailyn Evans, signed a letter of intent on Friday, November 3 to cheer for the Indian Hills Warriors. The daughter of LaRena and Jon Woten, she plans to major in ch...

The OHS iJag is partnering with KYOU-Fox 15, JBS, Hy-Vee, Frito-Lay, and Dr. Pepper Snapple to host a fundraiser on Thursday, Nov. 9 from 4:30-7:30 p.m. in the OHS cafeteria. ...

Starting Wednesday, November 1, all sophomores can come to the library after school to receive extra academic support until 4 p.m. This is for 10th graders only for&nb...

The Ottumwa High School Bulldog Café will serve lunch on Thursday, November 2. The cafe, located outside room 212, will serve lunch at 11:10 a.m., 11:40 a.m., and 12:10 p...

Ottumwa High School vocal students Bethany Woodall, soprano, and Kele Allison, tenor, have attained the highest individual honor available to Iowa high school mus...

Join the Iowa State University Office of Admissions on Thursday, November 2, from 5-6:30 pm in the Ottumwa High School cafeteria. ISU will be sharing more information on:  ...

Students to Compete in DC

October 25, 2017

Two Ottumwa High School iJag students earned an all-expense paid trip to Washington, D.C. to compete in a national iJag competition. Shaydon Probst and Christian Miguel Garci...

Twenty-seven students from Ottumwa High School attended the 19th Annual Latinx Youth Summit. The summit was part of the “Strengthening and Valuing Latino/a Communities in ...

To complete State of Iowa required dental screenings, the local I-Smile™ dental hygienist will be at Ottumwa High School during the month of November.   The I...

Fall Vocal Concert

October 18, 2017

The Ottumwa High School and Evans Middle School vocal department will host their annual fall concert on Tuesday, November 7 at 7 p.m. in the OHS auditorium.   The...

The Ottumwa High School Broadway Bulldogs will present the musical, “The Addams Family” Friday through Tuesday, October 27-31. All performances begin at 7:30 p.m. wi...

Two classes at Ottumwa High School helped set up for the Better Block initiative last Thursday in downtown Ottumwa. Students in Woods I and Metals I worked in the old theater...

Students Attend Conference

October 16, 2017

Six Ottumwa High School students recently attended the Pursuing Victory with Honor Youth Summit at the University of Iowa. Students learned about being effective leaders and how...

The OHS Bulldog Café will serve lunch on Thursday, October 19. The cafe, located outside room 212, will serve lunch at 11:10 a.m., 11:40 a.m., and 12:10 p.m.  The me...

iJag Installs Officers

October 10, 2017

Several students at Ottumwa High School were installed as officers in iJag on Thursday, October 12 during a ceremony in the OHS auditorium. Students serving in a leadership r...

Three Ottumwa High School students will compete for a trip to Washington, D.C. through a competition sponsored by JAG. JAG is offering a National Student Leadership Academy that...

The OHS Bulldog Café will serve lunch on Thursday, October 12. The cafe, located outside room 212, will serve lunch at 11:10 a.m., 11:40 a.m., and 12:10 p.m.  The me...

The Ottumwa High School Bulldog Café will serve lunch on Thursday, October 5. The cafe, located outside room 212, will serve lunch at 11:10 a.m., 11:40 a.m., and 12:10 p....

2017 Homecoming Court Announced

September 29, 2017

The OHS Homecoming Court was announced on Thursday. Candidates for king include:  Austin Brown, Connor Riley, Drew Riley, Jarhett VanEngelenhoven, and Nik Batters...

The OHS Student Council will host Spirit Week as part of the annual homecoming activities. The homecoming theme this year is "Bulldogs in Paradise." Students and staff...

Catch-Up Academy Offered

September 26, 2017

Ottumwa High School will offer six Catch-Up Academies this year on the following dates:  Oct.21  Nov. 28 Dec. 2 March 3 April 7 May 12 OHS student...