Ottumwa High School News

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...

Trap Teams Host Fun Day

February 24, 2017

The Ottumwa High School and Evans Middle School Trap Shooting Teams will host a Community Fun Day on Saturday, February 25 from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. at the Izaak Walton Club, 110...

This year's LAST FAFSA workshop for seniors will be held on Tuesday, February 28 from 5-7 p.m. in the OHS computer lab.  This is the first step in the college financi...

The OHS Improvisation Team will present “Comedy Team Rockz” on Monday, February 27 at 7:30 p.m. in the OHS auditorium. The show includes an hour of improvisation c...

Dressed for success and resume in hand, students in the Ottumwa High School iJag program practiced their interview skills today with real employers. Representatives from John ...

Dylan Paulk received the  Pursuing Victory with Honor award in February. He was nominated by Ms. Metzger for his excellent leadership skills, empathy towards others, and ...

Parent-Teacher Conferences in the Ottumwa School District will be held Monday – Thursday, February 27-March 2 for grades preK-12. District-wide conference times are 4-7:...

The OHS Bulldog Café will serve lunch on Friday, February 24. The cafe, located outside room 212, will serve lunch at 11 a.m., 11:30 a.m., and noon. The menu will inclu...

OHS Debaters Bring Home Trophy

February 22, 2017

The OHS Debate Team was recently awarded the District Cumulative Sweepstakes Points Award for 2017. “It’s pretty cool to take a trophy like that back to OHS,&rdquo...

The Ottumwa Bulldogs Archery Team competed in a tournament on February 18 hosted by the Cardinal Community School District.  The following archers scored as shown below: ...

In its fourth week, the food drive hopes to collect enough items to support the OHS Food Pantry. The pantry provides food and personal care items in backpacks for students on ...

The Ottumwa High School show choir, Sudden Impact, placed 1st within the 4A division and 1st overall on Saturday, February 18 at the Indianola Show Choir Invitational.  T...