Ottumwa Comm School District


Ottumwa Comm School District


Our District serves approximately 4,700 students and is comprised of one preschool, six elementary schools, one middle school, and one high school. At Ottumwa, we are committed to our core beliefs. Every student matters, data drives our decision-making, and building relationships are the foundation of success. We are deeply committed to building strong partnerships with families to support student learning.

Mission Statement

Our Vision . . . Engage, educate, and empower every student every day. Our Mission . . . Inspire every student to think, learn, achieve, and care. Core Beliefs . . . 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 District Goals . . . Goal 1: Create a positive learning and working environment for all stakeholders. Goal 2: Increase effectiveness of community relationships resulting in improved student academic achievement, heightened educational experiences, and relevant communtiy engagement. Goal 3: Address district facility needs to provide world class educational experiences for students.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

It is the policy of the Ottumwa Community School District not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, creed, age (for employment), marital status (for programs), sexual orientation, gender identity and socioeconomic status (for programs) in its educational programs and its employment practices.

Ottumwa Comm School District

1112 N Van Buren, Ottumwa, IA 52501