Horace Mann Elementary School News

A fifth grade research project has resulted in a Horace Mann student receiving a card from Jane Goodall, a famous British primatologist who is known for her work with chimpanz...

Elementary Art on Exhibit

April 17, 2017

The 2017 Kids Art Exhibit will be held at Peoples State Bank on Friday, April 21 from 6-7 p.m. Elementary art teachers submitted 125 pieces of children's art to be dis...

For many district fourth graders, tonight’s All-City concert performance is a nerve-wracking experience. For others, it's a chance to show off their newly acquired s...

Students in fourth, fifth and sixth grades are invited to audition for the American Gothic Performing Arts Festival Children’s Chorus this month. The Chorus of nearly 35 v...

Students at Eisenhower, Horace Mann, James, Liberty, and Wilson Elementary Schools participated in an Artist in Residence program earlier this week. The artist was Robert Tind...

Seven students have been invited to participate in the State Invent Iowa competition. Congratulations to Talise Plate and Elise Hayes, fourth graders at Horace Mann; Em...

Ottumwa Schools will host kindergarten open house for the 2017-18 school year on Thursday, March 9 at Douma, Eisenhower, James, Horace Mann, and Wilson Schools. The open house...

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 Tournament &n...

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 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: ...

The Ottumwa Bulldogs Archery Team competed in a tournament on February 11 hosted by Evans Middle School in Ottumwa.  The following archers scored as shown below: Wi...

The Ottumwa Bulldogs Archery Team competed in a tournament in Cedar Rapids on Saturday, February 4. Medalists included:  Xander Johnson, Eisenhower Elementary, 1st place;...

The Ottumwa Bulldogs Archery Team competed in a tournament on February 4 hosted by Prairie Point Middle School in Cedar Rapids. The following archers scored as shown below:...

Dear Parents and/or Guardians of students in grades 3-12, Ottumwa Schools is partnering with BrightBytes, an educational research and analytics company, in order to learn mo...

The Ottumwa Bulldogs Archery Team competed in a tournament on January 21 hosted by Nodaway Valley.  The following archers scored as shown below: William Miller, Score:&n...

More than 100 kindergarten through sixth grade Ottumwa students recently demonstrated their ingenuity by creating inventions for this year’s Ottumwa Invention Convention...

The Bulldog Archery Team competed in a tournament at Albia.  Results for Horace Mann archers include: William Miller, Score: 232; Tens: 2 Raynann Baxter, Score:&...

The Little Dance Clinic scheduled for Monday, January 23 has been cancelled due to scheduling conflicts. Any parent who has submitted pre-payment will be refunded. For additio...

The Bulldog Archery Team competed at Washington.  Results for Horace Mann archers include: William Miller - Score: 262 and Tens: 13          1s...

Elementary students will now have at home access to Imagine Learning. Imagine Learning is an individualized language and literacy software program that uses technology to make...

The Bulldog Archery Team competed in a tournament on Jan. 7 at Eldon, hosted by the Cardinal Comets. Results for Horace Mann archers include: William Miller  &nbsp...

Several members of the Ottumwa Bulldogs Archery Team participated in the Iowa Winter Games in Johnston on Saturday, December 17. Evans Middle School team received 3rd place ...

A reminder to parents that the Ottumwa city buses will not be running on Friday due to the holiday. The district will hold classes until 1:30 p.m. Please plan accordingly if y...

The Ottumwa Bulldogs Archery Team held their first home tournament on Saturday, December 10 at Evans Middle School. Visiting school teams included:  Mount Vernon, Washing...

The Ottumwa Community Schools Fine Arts Department will host their Holiday Choir Concert for students in grades 5-8 on Thursday, December 15 at 7 p.m. in the Ottumwa High Scho...