Evans Middle School News

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’...

Evans Staff Show Cubs Pride

November 9, 2016

Several staff members and students at Evans showed their excitement for the historic Cubs World Series victory. Let's hope they don't have to wait as long for another ...

Two sixth and two eighth grade students at Evans Middle School were recognized November 4 for representing the school’s Standards of Success. Students of the Week includ...

Three seventh-grade classes at Evans Middle School are using student-created businesses to teach the math standards in Pre-algebra. “I intended to come in and do somet...

The Evans Middle School Mock Trial team is headed to state after placing second in regional competition on Tuesday in Burlington. Mock Trial provides students the opportunit...

Students of the Week

November 2, 2016

Eight students at Evans Middle School were recognized recently for representing the school’s Standards of Success. Students of the Week for October 24 included:  Vi...

Ten students at Evans Middle School will spend today pretending to be lawyers and witnesses during regional Mock Trial competition in Burlington. Mock Trial provides student...

Conference Schedule at Evans

November 1, 2016

Conferences at Evans Middle School will be held on Monday, November 14 from 4 - 7:30 p.m. and Thursday, November 17 from 8 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. and 4-7 p.m. in the teacher classro...

Eighth grade art projects are displayed throughout Evans Middle School. What’s different about this project, called Abstract Group Painting, is the collaborative effor...

Eighth grade art projects are displayed throughout Evans Middle School. What’s different about this project, called Abstract Group Painting, is the collaborative effor...