Ottumwa High School News

Cafe to Serve on Thursday

April 10, 2017

The OHS Bulldog Café will serve lunch on Thursday, April 13. The cafe, located outside room 212, will serve lunch at 11 a.m., 11:30 a.m., and noon.  The menu will ...

Ottumwa High School artists will open their annual exhibit with an artist reception on Monday, April 10 from 7-8:30 p.m. in the Indian Hills Art Gallery.  The exhibit run...

OHS senior, Jada Schrage, signed a national letter of intent to play basketball at Grand View College on Wednesday, April 5. She is the daughter of Jon and Shelby Schrage. She...

The OHS drama department will present "The Importance of Being Earnest" on Friday and Saturday, April 21 and 22 at 7:30 p.m. in the OHS auditorium. Tickets are avail...

For several students, including Henry Altfillisch and Kate Van Nest, helping at the annual Ottumwa Athletic Club's Spaghetti Dinner is a tradition. Both OHS seniors have b...

The OHS and Evans Middle School trap shooting teams started their season on Saturday, April 1 with a meet hosted by North Mahaska at the Ottumwa Izaak Walton. There were 14 sc...

There is no makeup date as of yet for this game.

The OHS Bulldog Café will serve lunch on Friday, April 7. The cafe, located outside room 212, will serve lunch at 11 a.m., 11:30 a.m., and noon.  The menu will inc...

Parents and community members are invited to join Ottumwa High School for the OHS Bulldog Showcase on Monday, April 3 from 6-7:30 p.m. Several students have been invited to sh...

OHS senior, Jaylin Carter, signed a national letter of intent to play basketball for Iowa Central Community College on Tuesday. She is the daughter of Chad and Amanda Larkin a...

The Second Annual Shark Club Show will be held on Saturday, April 8. The 75 swimmers will perform at 6:30 and 9 p.m. at The Beach Ottumwa. Their theme this year:  Synchro...

OHS is offering a Catch Up Academy on Saturday, April 1 from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. to help students get additional help with school work that needs completed. The activity i...

The OHS Bulldog Café will serve lunch on Friday, March 31. The cafe, located outside room 212, will serve lunch at 11 a.m. and 11:50 a.m. due to a different lunch schedul...

Ottumwa High School junior, Jenn Culver, will perform at the All-State Festival at the University of Northern Iowa on Monday, March 27. She is one of 22 students in the state ...

Over 8,300 items were collected in a recent food drive at Ottumwa High School. The drive will support efforts by the school to ensure students do not go hungry on the weekends...

The Ottumwa High School show choir, Sudden Impact, finished their 2017 competitive season with another Grand Championship on Saturday, March 11 at the Quincy Show Choir Invita...

Five students from OHS had great performances on Saturday at the Iowa High School State Speech Association's state competition. Students and their scores included: ...

Science instruction came to life this week for approximately 350 sixth graders at Evans Middle School who are learning about the human body. Thirteen Advanced Anatomy studen...

The OHS Bulldog Café will serve lunch on Friday, March 10. The cafe, located outside room 212, will serve lunch at 11 a.m. and 11:50 a.m. due to a different lunch schedul...

The Otttumwa Bulldogs Archery Team competed in the state tournament on March 3 and 4 in Des Moines.  The following archers scored as shown below: Iowa 3D State Tourname...

Zook Signs With Stephens

February 28, 2017

OHS senior, Ashlyn Zook signed a letter of intent to play softball at Stephens University on Monday. Zook is a pitcher for the OHS Bulldog softball team.Her honors include bei...

Therapy Dog Added to OHS

February 28, 2017

A second therapy dog has been added to Ottumwa High School . Currently, Gus, a therapy dog owned by OHS science teacher, Jen Chesnut, serves the building a few days each wee...

The Ottumwa High School JROTC  battalion received a plaque at Monday’s Board of Education meeting. The award, presented by Oskaloosa Knights of Columbus representat...

Ottumwa High School will have a new principal on July 1. Cory Johnson was approved by the Ottumwa Board of Education at Monday’s meeting. Johnson, a Donnellson native,...

Junior parents are asked to attend the ICAN (Iowa College Access Network) presentation on college financial aid Thursday, March 2 at 6:30 PM in the OHS Library.  This ann...