Ottumwa Community Schools to Honor Retiring Teachers

OTTUMWA—The Ottumwa Community School District will honor this year’s retirees at an Open House on Thursday, May 4, from 3:45 – 4:45 p.m. in the Ottumwa High School (OHS) cafeteria. The 2017 retirees are: Mark Anderson, Applied Technology, Ottumwa High School; Dennis Callas, custodian,  James/Eisenhower; Richard Carnes, custodian, Ottumwa High School; Ron Downing, Applied Technology, Ottumwa High School; Don Hanson, PLATO, ACA; Mark Hanson, principal, Ottumwa High School; Mary Hanson, kindergarten teacher, Douma; Cynthia Kelley, food service, Evans; John Ohlinger, associate principal, ACA; Bob Olson, custodian, Evans; Janet Real, special education teacher, James; Kathy Thompson, teacher associate, Evans; Teresa Thostenson, elementary music teacher; Rita Wolf, secretary, Evans; Ellen Wubbels, music teacher, Evans; and Larry Zuehlke, math teacher, Evans.


The public is invited to attend.