The Ottumwa School district has released a statement regarding the student who brought a knife to school today(Tues) at Evans Middle School.
“In an effort to be transparent with our parents and community, we want to share that several students informed a teacher at Evans Middle School that one of their classmates had a knife. The teacher immediately notified an Evans administrator. They responded quickly and removed the student from class without incident. The student’s parents were notified and the student was disciplined in alignment with board policy.”