Memorial Day Parade is Monday, May 28th. We encourage students and parents to meet on Court Street at 9:15. The parade starts at 9:30 and ends at Washington Park where the Memorial Day Ceremony will start. If you are planning on attending, we ask Student and Parents to wear your school colors/ school spirit shirts or colors of Red, White and Blue. School will not be in session on Monday May 28th.
SCHOOL BOARD VACANCY
Ottawa Elementary School District #141 is seeking a School Board Member. The School District is accepting applications to fill the vacancy resulting from the resignation of Kurt Stevenson. The individual selected will serve on the School Board from the date of appointment until the April 2019 School Board election. The School District's Mission Statement is; "Our community is committed to quality education provided by the Ottawa Elementary School District for all children in a positive and inviting environment that empowers students to become diverse and global lifelong learners." To apply a letter/resume with your background and reasons of interest for being seated on the School Board is required. Please send or drop off your information addressed to Mr. Cleve Threadgill at the District Office, located at 320 W. Main Street, Ottawa, IL 61350. Letters of interest will be accepted no later than June 1, 2018.
Please note that with any school cancellations our yearly calendar will change! Currently changes are:
Wednesday, May 30 is a FULL DAY of student attendance.
Thursday, May 31 is a FULL DAY of student attendance.
Friday, June 1st is a FULL DAY of student attendance.
Monday, June 4th will be the LAST DAY of school with a half day of student attendance.