Wilson Elementary School News

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...

Five future educators from OHS were helping students at Wilson Elementary with their reading on Tuesday.  Reading Buddies, a United Way program to support reading in Ot...

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...

DARE Graduation Scheduled

November 22, 2016

D.A.R.E. (Drug Abuse Resistance Education) graduation for fifth grade students attending James, Horace Mann, Eisenhower and Wilson Elementary will be held Tuesday, November 22...

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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’...

It’s Election Day at Wilson Elementary School. For second grade teacher, Lisa Lott, that means setting up two poll booths outside her classroom and running a school-wide...

Eisenhower, Horace Mann, James, and Wilson Elementary Schools will hold conferences on Monday, November 14 from 4 - 7:30 p.m. Douma and Liberty will hold conferences on Tuesda...

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