1112 N. Van Buren, Ottumwa, IA 52501 |    Phone: 641-684-6597 |    Fax: 641-684-6522

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Upcoming Events


OHS Band and Orchestra Concert

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Masks are required.


A Club Banquet

6:30 PM - TBA

A meal will not be served this year.


Retiree Open House

3:45 PM - 5:00 PM

Our Vision . . .

Engage, educate, and empower every student every day.

Our Mission . . .

Inspire every student to think, learn, achieve, and care.

Core Beliefs . . .

  • Every student matters
  • Building relationships is the foundation of success
  • We will meet the needs of all students
  • Data will drive our decision-making
  • Collaboration and teamwork are necessary for success
  • All students can learn at high levels

District Goals . . .

  • Goal 1: Create a positive learning and working environment for all stakeholders.
  • Goal 2: Increase effectiveness of community relationships resulting in improved student academic achievement, heightened educational experiences, and relevant communtiy engagement.
  • Goal 3: Address district facility needs to provide world class educational experiences for students.

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