Wilson Elementary School News

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...

Since November, Ottumwa High School juniors and seniors have been using their free first or seventh period to spend time mentoring a Wilson Elementary student. Wilson Princip...

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...

Students Graduate from DARE

December 13, 2019

D.A.R.E. (Drug Abuse Resistance Education) graduation for fifth graders at Eisenhower, Horace Mann, James, and Wilson Elementary will be held Tuesday, December 17 at 6 p.m. in t...

We are accepting donation for the Agency Kids Shelter now through December 18th. You can drop off your donations in the office.    Thank you for your contributio...

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 Foster Grandparent Program helps to fill some of the voids that are missing in some of our children's lives. They may not have that stability at home but they know that ...

Annual Tradition

December 3, 2019

Second graders in Mrs. Lott's class spent time on Tuesday decorating the hallway tree. This has become an annual tradition for the class as they help decorate the school pri...

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 ...

When the Cold Weather Comes

November 17, 2019

Cold weather is coming and we want you to be prepared. When cold weather comes there are times when school may be canceled or delayed. Call the school at 641 684 5441 to find ou...

Plan now to join Wilson School as we visit the nursing homes with Christmas carols and then tour the Nights and Lights display. Open to the public and sponspored by the Wilson P...

Lost but Found

November 17, 2019

If you lost your jacket we found it. Check in the lost but found coat rack located outside of the cafeteria for your child's lost article of clothing. Chances are,...

Wilson Way Assembly - 11/22/19

November 17, 2019

Join Wilson School November 22nd in the gymnasium as we recognize the students who have shown themselves to be Respectful, Responsible, Compassionate, and Safe. The assembl...

Veterans Day Assembly

November 5, 2019

Wilson Elementary will host their annual Veterans Day Assembly on Monday, November 11 beginning at 10:30 a.m. Four fifth grade students,  Lawson Bennett, Coleton Wilson,...

Veterans Day Celebration

November 4, 2019

Join Wilson School as we honor the men and women who have served our country - some with the ultimate sacrafice of their life. Bring a veteran when you come or family member of ...

Book Fair

November 4, 2019

Dear Parents and Families: Reading increases knowledge and vocabulary, lowers stress, and supports your child’s emotional growth. But perhaps the best benefit is the la...

The Ottumwa Barracudas will offer swim lessons to students ages 5 and up, from beginners to advanced swimmers.  Swimmers are invited to swim Monday and Tuesday nights fr...

Parents with students wishing to participate in the 2019-20 archery competition season should attend sign up on Tuesday or Thursday, October  22 and 24 from 6-7:30 p.m. in ...

3rd grade at Blank Park Zoo

October 15, 2019

3rd grade students go on a field trip to Blank Park Zoo. They learned more about adaptations and habitats.

The Ottumwa Fire Department is visiting schools in Ottumwa to share the importance of safety in the home in the event of a fire. Each year the Department visits the kindergarten...

Did you know there really are great pumpkins? Students and families join the fun of decorating a pumpkin to look like a book character. During the last two weeks of October we w...

We are Wilson Way proud!

October 11, 2019

Did you know that there are 318 students attending Wilson School? Every day we encourage students and recognize them for showing the Wilson Way (being Respectful, Responsible, C...

The date has been set for the upcoming Invention Convention, open to all K-8 students in the Ottumwa district.  The date for the event is Thursday, January 30, 2020, wit...

The Ottumwa Youth Basketball League for girls in grades three through six will host a basketball skills camp on Sunday, November 10 from 6-7:30 p.m. at Evans Middle School.&nbsp...