Ottumwa High School News

Lock-Down Drill at OHS

February 7, 2018

This morning, Ottumwa High School participated in a lock-down drill.  During the drill, students were kept in their classrooms and instruction continued.  The lock...

School Counselors Celebrate During National School Counseling Week, Feb. 5–9, 2018 National School Counseling Week, sponsored by the American School Counselor Associati...

Several Ottumwa High School speech students earned Division I ratings at Saturday’s State Speech competition. Groups that came home with the highest rankings include: M...

A New Club Sprouts at OHS

February 2, 2018

Six students with gardening backgrounds make up a new club at Ottumwa High School. Agriculture Club started slowly last fall and is gaining momentum, according to club sponso...

Students in 10th grade have the opportunity to participate in an ACT Test Prep program facilitated by Cambridge Educational Services for FREE through Gear Up. The program will i...

Evans Middle School Scores 10/15 Jeffery Shauman, score 286, Myles Saner, score 271 Erinne Mendibles ,score 269 Makenzie Fischer, score 268 Xander Johnson, score 2...

A group of students from Ottumwa High School's Accelerated Career Academy will host an art show, "Art: Feeding the Soul"  on Friday, March 2 from 6-8 p.m...

FAFSA Workshop for Seniors

January 30, 2018

The Educational Opportunity Center staff will be at Ottumwa High School on February 6 from 4 p.m.-7:30 p.m. to help seniors and their families complete the FAFSA. This form is r...

The Ottumwa Bulldog archers competed in the Iowa Games hosted by Eddyville-Blakesburg-Fremont Saturday, January 20.  Karen Rukgaber of Liberty elementary was awarded a gold...

Ottumwa High School senior, Ivy Cutler, signed a letter of intent on Wednesday, January 24 to cheer for Indian Hills. Cutler has cheered for the Bulldogs for four years but has ...

Eddyville-Blakesburg-Fremont Tournament 1.20.18 OHS 10/15 Thatcher T Pierson, score 279 Dawson Macqueen, score 265 Hadden Peterson, score 264 Dylan Marlay, scor...

Ottumwa High School senior, Klayre Michel, signed a letter of intent to cheer for Mt. Mercy College in Cedar Rapids on January 23. Michel has cheered for the Bulldogs for four y...

The OHS Bulldog Café will serve lunch on Thursday, January 25. This is the first café of the new semester. The cafe, located outside room 212, will serve lunch at ...

Ottumwa High School   Michaela Schlechter, score 283 Thatcher Pierson, score 282 Dawson Macqueen, score 272 Brittany Vandenburg, score 269 Hadden Peterson...

Ottumwa High School senior, Riley Albertson, has earned the National Speech & Debate Association’s Academic All American award. This coveted award recognizes academic ...

The Ottumwa middle and high school jazz bands and show choirs will host Sweets & Sounds on Monday, January 29 at Ottumwa High School. Desserts will be served at 6 p.m. with ...

Archery Results 1/5/18

January 11, 2018

Results for Archery from 1/05/18 High School Girls Brooke Paris 3rd place, Score 272 High School Boys Thatcher Pierson, 2nd place, Score 286

Parents and community members dialing Ottumwa High School, the preschool, or the district office will notice some changes starting today. The district installed a new phone syst...

Cadets in the Ottumwa High School JROTC program sent 40 boxes filled with supplies to members of the Iowa National Guard unit stationed in Afghanistan.  But the process ...

Ottumwa Bulldogs Archery Team Competes at Albia - December 16, 2017 Here are the results: OHS Individual scores Thatcher Pierson, 280 Zach Ross, 278 Jordan Sylve...

By Barb Hanson, GEAR UP Coordinator at OHS "I have had the pleasure of working after school this semester with the Al Exito program. As most of you know, this is geared ...

The Ottumwa High School Student Council will host a holiday party for Ottumwa elementary students who may not receive gifts for the holiday. The event will be held at OHS on Sat...

Ottumwa Bulldogs Home Tournament - 12/2/2017 Block Team Standings - Ottumwa High School - 5th with a 3143 Individuals: Boys: Jordan Sylvester - 9th with a 278 ...

Ottumwa Bulldog Archery Results Washington Iowa - December 9, 2017     Ottumwa High School - Boys   Thatcher Pierson 11th place with a 273 Za...

Students, in collaboration with First Lutheran Church, are hosting a Bucket Drive to collect needed cleaning supplies for victims of hurricanes.  Students will deliver b...