Wilson Elementary School News

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...

The last day of school for students in the Ottumwa Community School District is June 3 but the dismissal time has been moved to 1:30 p.m. instead of the 1 p.m. dismissal that ...

Ottumwa Schools will host a Retiree Open House to honor 21 employees who will retire at the end of this school year on Thursday, May 5 from 3:45 – 4:45 p.m. in the Ottum...

The 15th Annual Ottumwa Bulldog Book Bowl, sponsored by the district’s media specialists, will be held on Tuesday, April 19 at 4 p.m. in the Ottumwa High School cafeteri...

A recent award by the John Deere Foundation will support three technology initiatives at Ottumwa Schools.  According to the John Deere Foundation's website, "A...

PTYC will offer a vareity of fun and enriching activities during Spring Break.  On Monday, students can take a trip to The Beach Ottumwa for an afternoon of water fun. ...

PE Hosts Archery Shoot

March 17, 2016

The Ottumwa physical education department hosted the 2nd Annual 5th Grade Archery Shoot at Liberty Elementary on March 16. Fifth grade students were invited to participate.&nb...

The Mexican Consul, Guadalupe Sanchez Salazar, will be sharing a message with Spanish-speaking families about the importance of literacy, and is bringing books to share with f...

Ottumwa High School had a planned power outage this afternoon after 3:30 p.m. This outage allowed Alliant Energy to fix a problem from the transformer to the building pan...

Carnival

March 4, 2016

Come and join us for fun, food, games, and prizes!

Ottumwa Schools will host a Kindergarten Open House for the 2016-17 school year on Thursday, March 3 at Douma, Eisenhower, James, Horace Mann, and Wilson. The open house will ...

Archers Compete at Washington

February 22, 2016

Archers from Wilson competed in the Washington Archery Shoot on Saturday. Results include: ETHAN STREEBY -- Score 96; Tens 1 ALYZA NAPOLES -- Score 84; Tens 0

Soup Supper

February 19, 2016

We will be having a soup supper during conferences on Monday, February 22 from 5 to 7 p.m. in the school cafeteria. We will be serving:   Hot dogs Chili Chicken noodl...

Carnival to Support Local Team

February 10, 2016

The Ottumwa Trap Shoot Team will hold a carnival on Saturday, February 27 in the Ottumwa High School cafeteria from 3-7pm. This will be a family-friendly event and all familie...

Parent teacher conferences in the Ottumwa School District will be held Monday – Thursday, February 22 through February 25 for grades preK-12. District-wide conference ti...

The Ottumwa Bulldogs Archery Team competed at the Albia Blue Demon Tournament on Saturday, January 30. Archer scores for each school team are below. The highest possible score...

Wilson archers recently competed at Cardinal High School. Students shot standard targets at a range of 10-15 and also competed using 3-D targets. Results include: 10/15 METE...

Indian Hills Community College in Ottumwa will host a free STEM (Science-Technology-Engineering-Math) Festival on Tuesday, February 23 from 5-7 p.m. in the Rural Educatio...

Children's Dream Quotes

January 19, 2016

Wilson children shared there dreams in the Martin Luther King Jr Assembly.

Wilson archers competed in the North Mahaska Tournament on Saturday. Results include:                    LAUREN BASILI...

The OHS cheerleaders will sponsor the Ottumwa Junior Cheer Clinic for elementary students on Saturday, January 23 in the OHS cafeteria. Students will learn a routine to be perfo...

Dream Day Celebration

January 6, 2016

Wilson will host a Dream Day Celebration in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. on Monday, January 18 at 2 p.m. in the school gymnasium.  Special guests include:  A...

Student Inventors Wanted

January 6, 2016

Kindergarten through 8th grade students from the Ottumwa Community School District, Seton Catholic, and Eddyville-Blakesburg-Fremont Community School District are invited to&n...

Elementary students in Ottumwa are learning a new sport in their physical education classes. The Ottumwa Country Club, in cooperation with the district elementary PE departm...

Ottumwa Bulldog archers will participate in a tournament Saturday, December 19 at Albia High School. There will be 350 - 400 archers competing in this event. Ottumwa...