Liberty Elementary School News

Liberty archers recently competed at Cardinal High School. Students shot standard targets at a range of 10-15 and also competed using 3-D targets. Results include: 3D RANGE&...

Indian Hills Community College in Ottumwa will host a free STEM (Science-Technology-Engineering-Math) Festival on Tuesday, February 23 from 5-7 p.m. in the Rural Educatio...

Liberty archers competed in the North Mahaska Tournament on Saturday. Results include:             ASHER STEVENS     ...

The OHS cheerleaders will sponsor the Ottumwa Junior Cheer Clinic for elementary students on Saturday, January 23 in the OHS cafeteria. Students will learn a routine to be perfo...

Student Inventors Wanted

January 6, 2016

Kindergarten through 8th grade students from the Ottumwa Community School District, Seton Catholic, and Eddyville-Blakesburg-Fremont Community School District are invited to&n...

Elementary students in Ottumwa are learning a new sport in their physical education classes. The Ottumwa Country Club, in cooperation with the district elementary PE departm...

The Liberty lunch staff decided it was better to give than receive. Instead of participating in a Secret Santa exchange, the group decided to donate the funds they would have ...

Ottumwa Bulldog archers will participate in a tournament Saturday, December 19 at Albia High School. There will be 350 - 400 archers competing in this event. Ottumwa...

The Ottumwa Bulldogs Archery Team competed in a duel with the Cardinal Shooting Comets and the Eddyville-Blakesburg-Fremont Rockets on Saturday, December 12 at Cardi...

Little Dance Clinic in January

December 11, 2015

The OHS Dance Team is hosting a Little Dance Clinic on Monday, January 4 from 4-5:30 p.m. for grades K-2 and Wednesday, January 6 from 4-5:30 p.m. for grades 3-5 in the OHS ca...

Ottumwa archery team members will attend their first meet at Cardinal High School on Saturday, December 12. Students will arrive at 7 a.m. to receive their team shirt and flig...

Lego Teams to State

December 7, 2015

Three Ottumwa Talented and Gifted teams advanced during regional  First LEGO League competition and will compete against 60 teams in the Iowa Championshi...

Third grade students at Liberty Elementary will present a concert on Tuesday, December 15 at 6 p.m. in the OHS auditorium. The concert,  "A Relaxing Holiday,"&n...

Giving Back

November 24, 2015

Have you wanted to give back to your community but don't know the best way to give? Well, the fifth grade students at Liberty Elementary do! They donated 1,348 items in un...

The first winter storm of the season is forecast for today. While the winter advisory begins at 6 p.m., this is a good time to remind everyone how to find school cancellation ...

The Ottumwa High School wrestling program will host a FREE wrestling clinic for grades K-8 in the OHS wrestling room on Saturday, November 21 from 9 -11 a.m. Enter the buildin...

The Ottumwa High School wrestling coaches are offering a youth wrestling club and travel team opportunity for students in grades K-6. Club wrestling is designed for the firs...

One of the district’s Essential Learnings is for students to become effective communicators. Part of being an effective communicator is the ability to write well. Teache...

Students at Liberty Elementary School are collecting pull tabs for the Ronald McDonald House. After the first trimester collections were tallied, Mindy Kirkpatric...

Parent-Teacher Conferences in the Ottumwa School District will be held Monday – Thursday, November 9-12 for grades preK-12. No classes will be held on Thursday, November...

Meet Liberty's Mascot

November 4, 2015

Meet Louie Liberty, Liberty Elementary School's new mascot. Louie is named after WWII veteran, Louis Zamperini. On December 25, 2014 a film titled "Unbroken" b...

Archery clubs at elementary, middle school and high school will start practice in November. Several volunteers are organizing the effort to start an archery program in Ottum...

Halloween Kids Party at OHS

October 29, 2015

The OHS Student Council is hosting a Halloween Kid’s Party on Thursday, October 29 from 6-8 p.m. in the OHS cafeteria. This free Halloween event is for students in grade...

The Ottumwa Public Library is participating in a pilot program to offer Tumblebooks to teachers, students, and parents of the Ottumwa Community School District. This service p...