Back-2-School Health & Family Festival

Ottumwa Bulldog

Ottumwa Schools is pleased to announce the second annual Back-2-School Health & Family Festival will be held this Saturday, August 13th. This event will be at the Career Campus downtown from 10:00-2:00 PM. The Back-2-School Festival aims to provide families with the support they need at the beginning of the year, including resources such as; vaccines, dental screenings, sports physicals, school supplies, and registration in one central location. There will be over 35 community resource booths at this festival. 


Lunch will be provided and served from 11:00-1:00 PM, thanks to the following people: Bulldog Cafe, JBS, Fareway, Hy-Vee, and Dr. Pepper Snapple. 


There will be numerous outside activities in front of the Career Campus. A dunk tank, provided by Main Street Ottumwa, will have Principals from the Ottumwa School District inside the tank. There will be several emergency vehicles, including a firetruck, police car, ambulance, and humvee, for students to explore and take pictures. 


Join us for this festival to kick off the upcoming school year. We are excited for you and your family to be a part of the Bulldog family. Go Bulldogs! 


Don't hesitate to contact Meadow Ream, [email protected], Kolby Streeby, [email protected], or David Bossou, [email protected] for more information.