Evans Middle School News

An informational meeting for eighth grade parents at Evans Middle School regarding high school registration will be held on Thursday, January 12 at 6:30 p.m. in the Ottumwa Hi...

The Bulldog Archery Team competed in a tournament on Jan. 7 at Eldon, hosted by the Cardinal Comets. Results for Evans archers include: 3D SHOOT Jordan Sylvester &n...

Thanks to our student council and the staff sponsors for getting our building on board with Cancer Awareness Week initiated by the OHS cheerleaders. Students in participating ...

Four students at Evans Middle School were recognized January 2 for representing the school’s Standards of Success. Students of the Week included, Olivia Belz and Isidro ...

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 ...

Evans Food Drive a Success

December 23, 2016

Evans Middle School hosted their annual food drive in early December. Donations were picked up by The Lord’s Cupboard volunteers this week. The drive resulted in a don...

Four students at Evans Middle School were recognized December 19 for representing the school’s Standards of Success. Students of the Week included, Parker Palmer and Isa...

Choir Performs for Preschool

December 22, 2016

The Evans Middle School choir performed for the Ottumwa Community Preschool Thursday. The tradition started when the preschool moved to its current location, according to voca...

This week marks the last time Cindy Kelley will cook in the Evans kitchen and work the register during lunch. She is retiring on Friday after working over 31 years in the Evan...

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...

What do students think? Last week, nine Evans Middle School students ate lunch with Superintendent Nicole Kooiker and Secondary School Improvement Leader, Jeff Kirby.  ...

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...

Four students at Evans Middle School were recognized December 5 for representing the school’s Standards of Success. Students of the Week included:  Will Ironside an...

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...

Students in Jana Hardie’s seventh grade math class at Evans were busy coding earlier in the week.  The activity was part of Hour of Code™, a global movement p...

Lego Teams Advance to State

December 7, 2016

Two First Lego League teams from Evans Middle School will advance to state competition after competing on Saturday at a regional qualifier at Indian Hills Community College. ...

Twelve students at Evans Middle School were recognized November 14, 21, and 28 for representing the school’s Standards of Success. Students of the Week included:  S...

Eleven students at Evans Middle School didn’t want a Makerspace event to end last week. Students were busy working with robots and learning about computer coding. Arme...

The Ottumwa Bulldogs Archery Team competed in their first competition for the 2016-2017 season at South Tama High School on Saturday, December 3. The team came home with the...

Every student at Evans will experience computer coding for an hour this week as part of the national Hour of Code™ initiative. The goal is to provide students the opport...

5-12 Holiday Band Concert

November 28, 2016

The Ottumwa Community School District will host their Holiday Band Concert for instrumental students in grades 5-12 on Sunday, December 11 at 2 p.m. in the Ottumwa High School...

Archery to Host Tournament

November 23, 2016

The Ottumwa Bulldogs Archery Team will host an archery tournament from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m., Saturday, December 10 at Evans Middle School. Admission will be $5 for ages 16 and old...

Today, American Education Week recognizes teachers who are making a difference in ensuring that each and every child receives a quality education. One such educator in Ottumwa...

A video crew recently spent two days in Ottumwa filming students to be part of a campaign to promote public education by the Iowa Association of School Boards. The campaign wa...

Beginner orchestra students in the Ottumwa Community School District have recently completed a crash course in strings, according to Henry Weberpal, one of the district’...