Liberty Elementary School News

Elementary parents in Ottumwa who need assistance with online registration can schedule an appointment with their school’s secretary the week of August 10. Only one parent...

Liberty Elementary's Associate Principal, Steve Zimmerman, was named one of 17 PBIS People of the Year in Iowa recently. Zimmerman, who has been part of Ottumwa Scho...

Looking for some suggested summer reading lists? Each year, the American Library Association publishes a list of recommended books for preschool- through middle school-aged stud...

Scholarships available to Douma, James, Liberty, or Wilson School students. See below for details! Deadline is June 15. Camp Invention is returning to Ottumwa Community Schoo...

Here is this week's district art video created for the week of May 26-29. District art teachers decided to go around their house finding and taking pictures o...

Recently elementary physical education teachers created an opportunity for their students to participate in a Field Day. Students could earn a gold, silver, or bronze medal base...

Lesson on Perspective

May 19, 2020

Art lesson this week on perspective from OCSD art teachers. Have some fun with this project!! https://youtu.be/cqH-p5nP5mU

Please take 10 minutes and enjoy the 2020 Elementary Art Show! This virtual tour provides a great representation of the work done in our elementary program. CLICK HERE FOR AR...

The end-of-the-year locker and desk clean out process for Ottumwa students will look a lot different this year due to COVID-19. Ottumwa Schools have been closed since March 15 a...

District art teachers share a video demonstrating some fun things to do with technology. Remember to make art a part of your days at home! CLICK HERE FOR VIDEO

Students at Liberty are invited to Zoom with your school guidance counselor in May. Here are the times: Liberty Zoom Sessions: Grades 2 and 3 will meet Wednesday from 2...

Hello from Liberty Staff

April 21, 2020

The Liberty Elementary Teachers, Associates and Custodians are stopping by to say Hello! https://spark.adobe.com/video/fDcquR74wDC8n      

Two Ottumwa elementary students will participate in the State Invent Iowa competition.  Winners of the virtual competition will be announced on April 20 to move onto the Na...

4TH GRADE CELEBRATES

March 11, 2020

4th Grade recently participated in a grade level free throw contest as their latest PBIS reward. The top free throw shooter from each class competed against students from other ...

  Forty-two members of the Ottumwa Bulldogs Archery Team will compete at the 2020 Iowa State NASP Tournament and the 2020 Iowa State NASP IBO 3-D Tournament this weekend...

The Ottumwa Bulldog Archery Team competed in the Washington Tournament on February 29.  Team Results Block Elementary Liberty – 2464 – 4th Place Top 12 ...

Pickwick Early Childhood Center and Ottumwa elementary schools will host Parent-Teacher Conferences for their parents on Tuesday, March 10 from 4-7:30 p.m. and Thursday, March 1...

Thank you to the Indian Hills Community College Dental Program students for visit with our 2nd graders today.  They did a great job of explaining dental health to our stude...

There is no school on Monday, February 17 due to President's Day holiday. See you on Tuesday, February 18th!

The Ottumwa Bulldogs Archery Team competed at the North Mahaska Tournament on Saturday, February 8.   Block Competition - North Mahaska No medals for top 12 - To...

The Ottumwa Bulldog Archers will host a Winter Iowa Games tournament, Saturday, February 15 at Evans Middle School.  Flights will be held hourly beginning at 8:00 a.m....

5TH GRADE REACHES PBIS GOAL!

February 10, 2020

On Friday, January 31st, fifth grade celebrated reaching their PBIS goal with a Choice Day.  Each classroom offered a different activity for students to choose from and the...

Ottumwa Camp Invention is back!  This summer’s "Elevate" program will give children an opportunity to learn the principles of flight, explore energy conserv...

4th Grade PBIS Reward

February 10, 2020

4th graders have been hard at work earning those Awesome Tags and filling our grade level bucket! On Thursday, February 6th, 4th grade students participated in relay races for t...