Evans Middle School News

Summer Band Is Fun

June 14, 2017

Summer band and orchestra lessons are a long-standing tradition in Ottumwa Schools. This year is no exception. Band offered lessons to students in grades 5-8 for eight days ...

A grant from the Governor’s STEM Council is funding a coding club at Evans Middle School. The club started this spring and will be offered to students throughout the nex...

Ottumwa Community Schools is participating in the Summer Food Service Program.  All meals in all district summer programs will be provided to program attendees free of char...

The Ottumwa Tennis Club is offering tennis lessons in July for elementary and middle school students. Groups will meet July 10-27 either Monday/Wednesday or Tuesday/Thursday....

The Ottumwa Community School District’s band and orchestra programs are offering summer lessons to students. All lessons will be held in the Evans Middle School band and...

Four orchestra students from Evans Middle School have been selected to participate in Oskaloosa’s String Chamber Music Camp in June. Students selected include:  Kat...

The Ottumwa Public Library is excited to announce that we will again be having our Summer Reading Program. As in previous years, we will have a program for all ages with the t...

The Ottumwa Public Library is excited to announce our Summer Reading Program. As in previous years, we will have a program for all ages with the theme “Build a Better Wo...

The Ottumwa Bulldogs Archery Team competed at Nationals in Louisville, KY   2017 NASP Nationals - Bullseye Tournament   Jeffery Shauman  Score: 2...

Hundreds of Ottumwa students spent Wednesday afternoon running the oval at Schafer Stadium. The Elementary Track Meet provides an opportunity for students in grades four, five...

Ottumwa Community Schools was recently awarded two grants from the Ottumwa Regional Legacy Foundation’s Bright Ideas program. Evans Middle School will receive $22,800 ...

The Ottumwa Trap Shooting teams hosted their first home meet on Saturday, April 22 with 15 school districts and 357 athletes competing at the Ottumwa Izaak Walton League. Th...

Odyssey of the Mind teams from Evans Middle School will host their Second Annual Golf Outing on Saturday, May 20 at Cedar Creek Golf Course starting at 10 a.m. This event was ...

Students from Liberty, Horace Mann, and  Evans Middle School participated in the Invent Iowa competition in Iowa City on Thursday. Seven students from the Ottumwa ...

May Concert Schedule

April 27, 2017

Several fine arts events are happening at Evans Middle School in May. On Tuesday, May 16, the Evans 6-8th grade bands, 6-8th grades orchestras, and jazz band will host their...

Students at Evans Middle School are proving loose change can make a difference. Student Council members are hosting a Pennies For Patients drive through the end of April. Fu...

The Ottumwa Bulldogs Archery Team competed at the Midwest NASP Bullseye Shootout - Regional Tournament in Dodgeville, WI. Ottumwa Bulldogs Archery Team  -&nbs...

Over 50 students from Evans Middle School competed in National History Day at Indian Hills Community College on April 7.  The theme this year was "Take a Stand in Hi...

After being gone for 10 years, Steve Zimmerman will return to his roots next fall.  Zimmerman was approved by the Board of Education to be the next principal at Evans M...

High school graduation rate is 91.3%

Eight students at Evans Middle School were recognized March 27 and April 3 for representing the school’s Standards of Success. Students recognized included:  Maria ...

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...

Two Odyssey of the Mind teams from Evans Middle School will advance to the World Finals at Michigan State University in May after competing in the state finals at Iowa State U...

Two students at Evans Middle School have enjoyed the challenge of being part of the school’s musical, “High School Musical, Jr.” The show, a Disney Channel sma...

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...