Board Meeting Agendas & Minutes

For viewing, please select the link above and then click Meetings in the upper right to view agendas and minutes for each meeting

* Please note that the official, signed board minutes are available at the district administrative office.

Core Beliefs 

The following beliefs were approved by the Board of Education meeting, as recommended by the district's Community Advisory Committee:

  • 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

Annual Student Achievement Goal

All students will be proficient or above in reading comprehension, mathematics, and science.

Board of Directors Meetings

The following are the dates for board meetings for the 2023-24 school year. All meetings will begin at 6:00 PM at the Career Campus, 331 E Main Street, Ottumwa, Iowa unless otherwise noted. 

July 10, 2023

August 14, 2023

August 28, 2023

September 11, 2023

September 25, 2023

October 9, 2023

October 23, 2023

November 20, 2023 - Election on November 7th - Moving meeting to the third Monday to allow completion of the canvas of votes from school board election

December 11, 2023

January 8, 2024

January 22, 2024

February 12, 2024

February 26, 2024

March 18, 2024 (Spring Break is March 11-15)

April 8, 2024

April 22, 2024

May 6, 2024 - Moving meeting to the first Monday due to Memorial Day on May 27th

May 20, 2024 - Moving meeting to the third Monday due to Memorial Day is on May 27th

June 10, 2024