Public Schools in Ottumwa, Iowa

There are 13 Public Schools in Ottumwa, Iowa, serving a population of 24,705 people in an area of 16 square miles. There is 1 Public School per 1,900 people, and 1 Public School per 1 square miles.

In Iowa, Ottumwa is ranked 431st of 1056 cities in Public Schools per capita, and 336th of 1056 cities in Public Schools per square mile.

List of Ottumwa Public Schools

Find Ottumwa, Iowa public schools, including charter schools, k-12, elementary, middle, and high schools.

Agassiz School 608 East Williams Street Ottumwa, IA

Douma Elementary School 307 West Mary Street Ottumwa, IA

Eisenhower Elementary School 2624 Marilyn Road Ottumwa, IA

Evans Middle School 812 Chester Avenue Ottumwa, IA

Horace Mann Elementary School 1523 North Court Street Ottumwa, IA

James Elementary School 1001 North Benton Street Ottumwa, IA

Liberty Elementary School 50 Traxler Drive Ottumwa, IA

McCarroll Building School 422 Mccarroll Drive Ottumwa, IA

Ottumwa Community Preschool 608 East Williams Street Ottumwa, IA

Ottumwa High School 501 2nd Street East Ottumwa, IA

Pickwick Elementary School 1306 West Williams Street Ottumwa, IA

Wildwood Elementary School 438 McKinley Avenue Ottumwa, IA

Wilson Elementary School 1102 4th Street East Ottumwa, IA

About Ottumwa Public Schools

Ottumwa Public Schools are tuition-free, publicly funded schools that are legally required to accept and provide an education to all children from Kindergarten age through Grade 12 in Ottumwa, IA. Each of the fifty state constitutions includes a requirement for the provision of a Public School system, and each state, including Iowa, also has a compulsory education law that requires school-age children to attend school.

You may contact Public Schools for questions about:
  • Ottumwa Public School calendars
  • Admissions policies and enrollment
  • Ottumwa school district
  • Academics and school curriculum
  • School buses and transportation

Ottumwa Public School Statistics

Find Ottumwa Public School Enrollment and Educational Attainment (Age 25+). Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2018 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Ottumwa Public School Enrollment
 OttumwaWapello County
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment167 (63.0%)228 (60.8%)
Kindergarten Enrollment319 (88.1%)413 (89.0%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)1,195 (93.1%)1,587 (93.0%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)1,160 (97.7%)1,693 (96.5%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)1,168 (96.2%)1,624 (94.0%)
Ottumwa Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 OttumwaWapello County
Less than 9th Grade Education1,052 (6.5%)1,156 (4.8%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)1,266 (7.8%)1,748 (7.3%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)5,672 (35.0%)8,591 (35.7%)