Liberty Elementary School News

The OHS Student Council is hosting a free Children’s Halloween Party on Wednesday, October 31 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. in the school cafeteria for children up to sixth grade...

Ottumwa High School cheerleaders will host a Cheer Clinic for district students in grades K-5.  The clinic will be held on Wednesday, October 10 from 3:45-5:30 p.m in the O...

Homecoming Theme Days Announced

September 13, 2018

Liberty will help celebrate Ottumwa's Homecoming Week with themes for each day. Students and staff are encouraged to dress according to the daily theme.  Monday -...

Southeast Bus Loop

August 24, 2018

Durham, the company that provides yellow bus service to Ottumwa district students, is offering a new southeast loop route, beginning Monday, August 28. Parents who want their ch...

Come one, come all and meet your teacher at Back to School Night at Liberty Elementary.  Teachers will greet students on Tuesday, August 21st from 5:30 to 6:30.  You c...

Twenty-one members of the Ottumwa Bulldogs Archery Team competed in the Iowa Summer Games in Ames on July 21. The archers participated in an outside tournament with wind speeds ...

The Ottumwa High School football coach and staff will host a Bulldog Youth Football Camp on Tuesday and Wednesday, July 24-25.  The camp, coordinated by OHS head footbal...

The Ottumwa Public Library will be popping up around Ottumwa this summer, including several school sites. This effort is to make sure all children have access to books. There wi...

Liberty is hosting “Reading Around the World” Family Literacy Night. Activities include Buy One Get One Book Fair, inflatables, snacks, a language learning technolog...

Elementary students in Ottumwa are invited to attend the boys soccer games on Tuesday, May 1 for free. Students can attend any or all games that day at Schafer Stadium, includin...

The 16th Annual Ottumwa Bulldog Book Bowl, sponsored by the district’s media specialists, will be held on Tuesday, April 18 at 4 p.m. in the Ottumwa High School cafeteria....

Register now to save $25 on Camp Invention. The deadline for early registration is Friday, March 23. Camp Invention is being offered to area children entering grades kinderga...

School Board Vacancy

March 13, 2018

The Ottumwa Community School District has received seven interested parties for the current board vacancy.   They are as follows: Mitch Niner Cathy Angle ...

Several students at Liberty Elementary read one-on-one to Gus, the Ottumwa High School therapy dog, Thursday morning. According to two student readers, Gus likes to listen to bo...

Evans Middle School Scores 10/15 Jeffery Shauman, score 291 Xander Johnson, score 272 Ty Tucker, score 270 Myles Saner, score 264 William Miller, score 256 Sop...

Evans Middle School Scores 10/15 Jeffery Shauman, score 281 Ty Tucker, score 278 Makenzie Fischer, score 276 Natalie Cook, score 269 Erinne Mendibles, score 267 ...

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

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...

Liberty will kick off a five-week reading project Monday, January 29, where the whole building will read the book "Save Me A Seat" by Sarah Weeks and Gita Varadarajan....

Elementary 10/15 Scores Eisenhower: Mackenzie Carrow, score 33 Horace Mann Sullivan Person, score 215 Talise Plate, score 189 Madelyn Neri-Cordova,...

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...

Horace Mann Sullivan Person, score 206 Nicholas Neri-Cordova, score 158 Madelyn Neri-Cordova, score 135 James Sophia Mendibles, score 192 Liberty ...

Archery Results 1/5/18

January 11, 2018

Results for Archery from 1/05/18 Elementary Girls Alondra Huisinga, Wilson, 2nd place, Score 224 Karen Rukgaber, Liberty, 3rd place, Score 216

Elementary Individual scores Kiley Bankson Liberty, 254; Karen Rukgarber Liberty, 212 Randy Rukgarber Liberty, 204 Stormy Kitto Liberty,196 Nicholas Swope Liberty,...

Ottumwa Bulldogs Home Tournament - 12/2/2017 Block Boys: Cesar Garcia-Elias, Wilson Elementary, 12th with a 222 Girls: Kiley Bankson, Liberty Elementary, 3rd...