Evans Middle School News

Evans Picture Retakes

September 21, 2020

Evans will hold picture re-takes on October 13th in the Media Center. Students who wish to have their pictures retaken should bring in the original picture package with them. St...

The Ottumwa High School Activities Department, based upon guidance received from Governor’s Office, the Iowa Department of Education, the Iowa Department of Public Health,...

Evans Student Paints Mural

September 17, 2020

Evans Middle School student Autumn Damm used the last portion of her summer break to paint the mural. The mural which she painted by hand took several days to complete. It encom...

Yearbooks Available for Pick-up

September 14, 2020

Bulldog Virtual Learning students who attended Evans last year (2019-20) can pick up their yearbook (if ordered) on Wed., Sept. 23 from 4-5 p.m. at the Evans Ferry St. entrance....

Joselyn Hernandez, an eighth grader, was selected as the winner of the Student Planner Design Contest. Her design received the most votes by the Evans Student Council for t...

Help Us Celebrate our Staff!

September 3, 2020

EMPLOYEE RECOGNITION PROGRAM STARTS IN SEPTEMBER All of us remember a favorite teacher or school employee who had a positive impact on our educational experience. Help us cel...

OHS Softball Tryouts

August 24, 2020

OHS softball tryouts will be held at Huston Field on Friday, August 28 from 4-6 p.m. and Saturday, August 29 from 10 a.m.-noon. All athletes trying out need to attend ...

Today is the final distribution date for all OHS and Evans students, face to face and virtual, who still need to pick up their Chromebook computer. Students can pick up their de...

Sixth Grade Open House

August 11, 2020

Evans will host a Sixth Grade Open House on Monday and Tuesday, August 17 and 18 from 9 a.m. to noon each day. The two-day schedule was developed to reduce the number of student...

The District will not purchase an additional warranty on the devices. All repairs and troubleshooting will be done internally by the Technology Department. Devices Under...

Evans Middle School will host registration on August 3, 4, and 5 for parents who need assistance with the process. A school secretary will be available to assist parents with qu...

Evans Middle School will distribute laptop computers Monday-Wednesday, August 10-12 for all registered students in grades 6, 7, and 8. These district-owned devices are being pro...

Sixth Grade Art Show

June 8, 2020

A virtual art show for sixth graders has been created. Check out their amazing talent! CLICK HERE FOR VIDEO

Indian Hills Community College recently announced the Bill and Ardis Evans award winners.. This year’s recipients are Ottumwa sixth grade students Elijah DePaz and Kahlia ...

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...

Evans MiddleSchool will have one science textbook on display for parent and community review. The sixth grade science textbook and supporting resources will be available from Ma...

Art Show - 8th Grade

May 26, 2020

Check out work done by Evans eighth grade students.  CLICK ON THIS LINK FOR VIDEO

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...

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

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

The Guidance Department at Evans Middle School will be hosting virtual guidance hours through the remainder of the school year. Office hours for Mrs. Wetrich and Mrs. Dawdy incl...

Breaking Barriers in History sparked a whole new meaning this year for National History Day.  Several Evans Middle School TAG students submitted their projects virtually fo...

Thanks Mr. Cutsforth for sharing some great ideas while we are all staying at home! Bulldog Broadcast - March 25