Liberty Elementary School News

Entry forms for the 2020 Invention Convention are due in the school office by 3:15 PM next Thursday, January 23rd!

News from 5th Grade

January 13, 2020

After a relaxing winter break, we were excited to get back to our friends at Liberty! We started off by reviewing all of our school-wide expectations and practicing them to make...

Cheerleading Clinic Offered

January 8, 2020

The OHS cheerleaders will sponsor the Ottumwa Junior Cheerleader Clinic for Ottumwa K-2 students on Monday, January 13 and Ottumwa 3-5 students on Wednesday, January 15. Clinics...

Archery Results

December 17, 2019

The Ottumwa Bulldogs Archery team hosted their first home tournament for the 2019-20 season on December 14. The results for Ottumwa are as follows: Block Competition - Team R...

Ottumwa Bulldog archers competed in a tournament in Eddyville on December 7, hosted by Rocket Archery. Results include: Medaling Archers/Teams - Block Competition Evans Mi...

The Ottumwa High School Class of 2022 will host a Winter Festival on Saturday, December 14 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the OHS cafeteria. Participants should enter through the Four...

The Lego Team presented a skit to the Ottumwa City Council on Tuesday, December 3, 2019.  The theme this year is "City Shaper".  The students are addressing ...

INVENTION CONVENTION

December 5, 2019

Attention all inventors!  The local Invention Convention will be held Thursday, January 30, 2020 at Liberty Elementary from 5:30-8PM.  If needed, the snow date for thi...

On Wednesday, November 13th our 5th graders had the pleasure of a presentation from IJAG, a group of high school students that discussed bullying and how to deal with bullies th...

4th Grade Science Fun

December 5, 2019

Fourth grade students are excited about our Project Lead the Way (PLTW) science curriculum! PLTW empowers students to develop and apply in-demand, transportable skills by explor...

Giant Puppets for PBIS

December 2, 2019

Liberty's own Savienne Renteria-Spoon, 5th grader made these giant puppets for the next PBIS assembly. She designed them herself!

Holiday Concert in December

December 1, 2019

Third graders at Liberty Elementary will present “Home for the Holidays,” a mini-musical for young voices.  The performance will take place on Tuesday...

Please Take Our Survey!

November 25, 2019

Liberty Elementary is asking parents to complete their Postive Behavior Intervention and Supports program survey on November 25 and 26.  Every parent who completes a survey...

Attention all inventors!  The Ottumwa Invention Convention will be held on Thursday, January 30, 2020 at Liberty Elementary from 5:30-8 p.m.  If needed, the snow date ...

News from 2nd grade

November 18, 2019

November is a very busy month for us in Second Grade!  We are finishing up our science unit insects.  The students have been able to watch the caterpillars transform i...

Scholastic Book Fair

November 18, 2019

Liberty Elementary will host the Scholastic Book Fair November 25 thru December 4th. This year the book fair is required to charge sales tax on all items purchased. The book fai...

In music class, the third grade students have been busily preparing for a concert upcoming on December 10.  The evening will be full of fun and song as they present a mini-...

Liberty Elementary will launch their food pantry during Parent Teacher Conferences on Monday, November 25. This is the third district elementary school operating a food pantry f...

4th Grade Rounding Battle

November 1, 2019

Liberty Fourth Grade Teachers hosted a "Rouding Battle."  Students who achieved a series of learning targets related to rounding large numbers were elig...

GIVE BLOOD, SAVE LIVES!

October 30, 2019

Wednesday, November 13th 3:30 pm-5:00 pm Liberty Elementary School Library - 50 Traxler Drive To donate, call Liberty Elementary at 641-682-4502 or go to www.blood...

Parent/Teacher Conferences will be held on November 25 and 26, 2019.  We have begun the process of scheduling individual conferences.  Parents are encouraged to go onl...

You can purchase t-shirts, long sleeved shirts and hoodies online now through November 11, 2019. https://libertyelementary2019.itemorder.com/  

Notice of change of bus numbers AFTER SCHOOL ONLY: Students that ride from Liberty School to bus stop dropoffs at Finley and Davis, Finley and Hancock and Lee and Hancock will n...

During the month of October, the second grade classes went to Pioneer Ridge and learned more about plants and how they grow.  They have also been learning about the life cy...

Fourth Grade students enjoyed field trips to Living History Farms where they got to experience farming from the 1700s, 1850’s, and 1900s. Highlights from the trip include:...