Wilson Elementary School News

Second graders in Mrs. Lott’s class at Wilson Elementary School shared seasonal poems with classrooms throughout the building today. An annual tradition, students...

November 10th from 3:15 pm - 6:15pm.  Wilson School gym and conference room. Call for Salud Leyva for an appointment at (641) 684-5441 or online at www.bloodcenterimpact.org

New Reading Report Card

October 19, 2016

Ottumwa Community School District will be implementing a new reading report card  for students in grades K-5 for the 2016-17 school year.  Why the change? The rep...

Archery Team Registration

October 17, 2016

The Ottumwa Bulldogs Archery Team will hold registration for the 2016-17 season. The archery team is a competitive team through the National Archery in the Schools program. S...

A total of 222 box tops collected at Meridian Credit Union during the promotion with Ottumwa Radio Group for the "Box Top of Education". Meridian Credit Union plans ...

A total of 222 box tops collected at Meridian Credit Union

A total of 222 box tops collected at Meridian Credit Union

Physical education classes in Ottumwa not only teach students how to move but also promote a healthy lifestyle. "We spend 30% of our time doing exercises we can do anywhe...

The Pumpkins are coming!

October 5, 2016

The Wilson Library is inviting you to design a pumpkin that looks like your favorite book character.

Walk Promotes Health

October 3, 2016

Students will put on their walking shoes and participate in Iowa's Healthiest State Initiative. The annual event held each year in October encourages Iowans to Step It Up ...

The Ottumwa Youth Basketball League for boys and girls in grades five and six will host a training camp on Saturday, November 5. The boy’s camp will be from 8-9:30 a.m. an...

  How many bottle caps does it take to create a float? Wilson School students, parents and school staff found out while building a float for the Homecoming Parade Mon...

Spirit Week at Wilson

September 26, 2016

Here are the dress themes for spirit week: Monday - Hat Day Tuesday - Super Hero Day Wednesday - Red and White Day Thursday - Crazy Sock Day Friday - Team Day

Parents are reminded that the early release on Wednesday will be at 1:30 p.m. This is a change from previous years. 

OHS cheerleaders will host a Little Cheer Clinic for students in grades K-6.  Students in grades three, four, five and six will attend the clinic on Tuesday, September 13...

Two new teachers will join the staff of Wilson Elementary. New teachers and their assignments include: Elzabeth Gazda - Fifth grade Suzanne Minor - ESL

New Teachers Begin Monday

August 15, 2016

Thirty-four new teachers are starting their jobs in the Ottumwa district today. Their schedule for the first three days includes: Meeting and working with their mentor ...

The fall Instrumental Music Open House for fifth grade students and their parents will be held on Tuesday, August 30 from 4-7 p.m. and Thursday, September 1 from 5-7:30 p.m. a...

Football Camp Offered

July 13, 2016

The Ottumwa Youth Football League will host a free camp for Ottumwa students entering fifth and sixth grade. The camp will be held July 14 and July 21 from 6-7 p.m. at Schafer...

Three Ottumwa elementary schools, James, Liberty and Wilson Elementary Schools, have been selected to participate in the Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Program for the 2016-17 scho...

About Water

May 30, 2016

Wilson 5th grade students, again, were invited to the Iowa Children's Water Festival on May 12 at DMACC in Ankeny.  This event is by invitation only and is only offer...

Summer Reading List

May 25, 2016

The Association for Library Service to Children, a division of the American Library Association, has released their 2016 Summer Reading Lists with new and exciting titles! The...

The OHS Girls Swim Team is sponsoring their 3rd Annual Technique Clinic for youth during the week of June 6 from 8-10 a.m. at The Beach Ottumwa.  The clinic is open to sw...

Second graders in the Ottumwa district will travel to Bridge View Center on Friday, May 13 for a preview of Ottumwa Community Players' upcoming production, "You&rsquo...

For the first time in the 15 year history of the Ottumwa Community School District’s Bulldog Book Bowl, James Elementary took home the traveling trophy. The Brainiac G...