Amy TenEyck
Erupting our volcanoes
3 days ago, Amy TenEyck
Brenda Christiansen
Parents, Download our new app: RePlay It! This allows you to upload photos to our school yearbook and your photos might be used in the yearbook for all to see and enjoy! Try it tonight at the elementary concert! Take photos of your child and upload your favorite photos to the RePlay It App! Your photos might make it into our yearbook for all to enjoy!
4 days ago, Brenda Christiansen
Amy TenEyck
Painting our volcanoes
7 days ago, Amy TenEyck
Trent Lally
Bobcat of the month for November!
9 days ago, Trent Lally
Jessica Jepsen
We are up to the STEM task!
9 days ago, Jessica Jepsen
Jessica Jepsen
Taking on Mrs. Thies’s STEM challenge!
9 days ago, Jessica Jepsen
Jessica Jepsen
There’s “snow”place like CO-U!
9 days ago, Jessica Jepsen
Amy TenEyck
Ms TenEyck and Mrs Fineran 3rd grade Class volcanoes
10 days ago, Amy TenEyck
Renee Ernst
The 5th-8th grade concert will be held at 6:00 p.m. on Thursday, December 13th.
10 days ago, Renee Ernst
Renee Ernst
The Kindergarten-4th grade concert will be held at 6:00 p.m. on Monday, December 10th. Students need to report to their classrooms at 5:45 p.m..
10 days ago, Renee Ernst
Renee Ernst
Santa Claus Night will be December 5th at 5:30 p.m. in the Charter Oak Community Building.
10 days ago, Renee Ernst
Brenda Christiansen
Student Council decorates School
11 days ago, Brenda Christiansen
Rollie Wiebers
Two hour late start today Friday November 30th due to fog and ice
14 days ago, Rollie Wiebers
Leanne Thies
STEM Challenge Wednesday with Ms. TenEyck’s 3rd Grade Class! I love how their minds work!
16 days ago, Leanne Thies
Amy TenEyck
Ms. TenEycks bobcats of last week!!
17 days ago, Amy TenEyck
Jessica Jepsen
5th grade helped Kindergarten write Santa letters this morning! Thanks for helping us get in the holiday spirit!
18 days ago, Jessica Jepsen
Brenda Gran
Writing Santa letters!
18 days ago, Brenda Gran
Brenda Gran
We are busy writing Santa letters with our 5th grade buddies!
18 days ago, Brenda Gran
Brenda Christiansen
5th Grade Turkeys
24 days ago, Brenda Christiansen
Amy TenEyck
My bobcats of last week!!
24 days ago, Amy TenEyck
Heather Vogt
Using cubes to help figure out volume.
27 days ago, Heather Vogt
Adam Eggeling
Congratulations to our Middle School Bobcats of the month for October. For 6th Grade it was Tawnie Cass, for 7th Grade it was Jodee Kruse, and for 8th Grade it was Annamarie Mallory.
28 days ago, Adam Eggeling
Adam Eggeling
Congratulations to our middle elementary Bobcats of the month for October. They were Tavin Feller for Mrs. Ewoldt's 3rd Grade, Braylnn French for Ms. TenEyck's 3rd Grade, Tajel Jepsen for 4th Grade, and Brandt Gran for 5th Grade.
28 days ago, Adam Eggeling
Adam Eggeling
Congratulations to our lower elementary Bobcats of the month for October. Kindergarten was Elizabeth Gran, 1st Grade was Breanna Funkhouser, and 2nd Grade was Landon Kiepe.
28 days ago, Adam Eggeling
Adam Eggeling
Here are our Preschool Bobcats of the month for October. PK4 was Lyrik Pryor and PK3 was Alyce Skarin.
28 days ago, Adam Eggeling
Jessica Jepsen
Chemical reactions when we soaked pennies in lemon juice!
28 days ago, Jessica Jepsen
Adam Eggeling
Here are our classes of the month for October: Early Elementary is PK4, Middle Elementary is Ms. TenEyck's 3rd Grade, and Middle School was 7th Grade.
28 days ago, Adam Eggeling
Jessica Jepsen
Social Studies in our pajamas!
28 days ago, Jessica Jepsen
Chelsea Schrader
Busy coloring at Recess!
29 days ago, Chelsea Schrader
Brenda Gran
Doing a great job writing sentences this morning!
29 days ago, Brenda Gran
Brenda Gran
Working on our writing this morning!
29 days ago, Brenda Gran
Jessica Jepsen
Flashback to Friday, which was freezing at recess!! It was much more pleasant today!
30 days ago, Jessica Jepsen
Amy TenEyck
Each of these students tied with 8 bobcat paws each last week!
about 1 month ago, Amy TenEyck
Megan Christiansen
We love when Grandma Judy comes to read to us!
about 1 month ago, Megan Christiansen
Amy TenEyck
Our Veterans Day Program
about 1 month ago, Amy TenEyck
Leanne Thies
Thank you to the 5th - 8th ELP students for the beautiful Patriotic display for the Veteran’s Day Program! What a wonderful way to honor and thank our Veterans!
about 1 month ago, Leanne Thies
Jessica Jepsen
The 5th grade had the opportunity to ask questions of with and listen to what our veterans had to say about the flag!
about 1 month ago, Jessica Jepsen
Chelsea Schrader
Duck duck goose!
about 1 month ago, Chelsea Schrader
Leanne Thies
2nd grade STEM Challenge!
about 1 month ago, Leanne Thies
Leanne Thies
STEM Challenge Wednesday with the 2nd Graders! Their Challenge was to build the tallest towers as possible with marshmallows and toothpicks! They definitely had great discussions!
about 1 month ago, Leanne Thies
Amy TenEyck
My bobcats of last week
about 1 month ago, Amy TenEyck
Leanne Thies
Who built the tallest tower???
about 1 month ago, Leanne Thies
Leanne Thies
Kindergarten working on building the tallest tower with Legos
about 1 month ago, Leanne Thies
Beth Ewoldt
Trick or treat!
about 1 month ago, Beth Ewoldt
Beth Ewoldt
Huh
about 1 month ago, Beth Ewoldt
Trent Lally
What a great day to work on Math outside!
about 1 month ago, Trent Lally
Deb Garrett
Reminder to turn in your reading minutes for 1st grade to receive a certificate for a small pizza at Pizza Hut. I will accept October minutes until Nov. 8th. Happy Reading. Mrs. Garrett
about 1 month ago, Deb Garrett
Diane Gotto
Happy Halloween 🎃
about 1 month ago, Diane Gotto
Trent Lally
Our 4th grade monsters! Happy Halloween!
about 1 month ago, Trent Lally
Adam Eggeling
Our fundraiser delivery will be tomorrow November 1, 2018. You can stop in between 1 and 5 to get your orders. Thank you.
about 1 month ago, Adam Eggeling
Brenda Christiansen
3rd Graders make Stress Pumpkins today!
about 1 month ago, Brenda Christiansen
Brenda Christiansen
3rd Graders made Stress Pumpkins!
about 1 month ago, Brenda Christiansen
Megan Christiansen
Thank you to Mrs. Ewoldt’s 3rd grade for performing a Halloween reader’s theater for us! You did a great job and we enjoyed it!
about 1 month ago, Megan Christiansen
Jessica Jepsen
5th grade working the SMART Room! Way to go!
about 1 month ago, Jessica Jepsen
Jessica Jepsen
Mr. Wiebers can rock the SMART Room balance beam like a 5th grader! Show them how it’s done!
about 1 month ago, Jessica Jepsen
Amy TenEyck
Ms. TenEycks scary class
about 1 month ago, Amy TenEyck
Amy TenEyck
My bobcat of last week!!
about 1 month ago, Amy TenEyck
Adam Eggeling
Classes of the month for September were the 1st grade for the PK-2, 5th grade for the 3-5, and 6th grade for the 6-8.
about 1 month ago, Adam Eggeling
Adam Eggeling
Middle School Bobcats of the month for September were Lilliana Perry for the 6th grade, Kennedy Goslar for the 7th grade, and Emily Sorensen for the 8th grade.
about 1 month ago, Adam Eggeling
Adam Eggeling
Bobcats of the month for September were: Jocelyn Allen is Ewoldt's 3rd grade , Hailey Franco is TenEyck's 3rd grade, Teagan Blume is 4th grade, and Ava Klinker is 5th grade
about 1 month ago, Adam Eggeling
Adam Eggeling
Pre School bobcats of the month for September are PK3 is Axton Rosenau, PK4 is Lincoln McCall
about 1 month ago, Adam Eggeling
Adam Eggeling
Bobcats of the month for September - Kindergarten is Sam Sorensen, 1st grade is Kellen Anderson, 2nd grade is Audrey Hadden
about 1 month ago, Adam Eggeling
Beth Ewoldt
Huh
about 1 month ago, Beth Ewoldt
Adam Eggeling
Reminder!! PT Conferences are 10/29 and 10/30 from 4:00 until 7:30! See you all there!!!
about 1 month ago, Adam Eggeling
Jessica Jepsen
Party Day!
about 1 month ago, Jessica Jepsen
Adam Eggeling
Elementary trick or treat day
about 1 month ago, Adam Eggeling
Megan Christiansen
Painting pumpkins from Ms. Christiansen’s grandpa’s garden. So many creative designs!
about 1 month ago, Megan Christiansen
Brenda Gran
We are missing those sunny days when we took leaf walks!
about 1 month ago, Brenda Gran
Amy TenEyck
My bobcat from last week!!
about 1 month ago, Amy TenEyck
Brenda Christiansen
COU Student Council member, Annamarie Mallory, sponsored a Kiss Breast Cancer Goodbye Fundraiser with COU raising $300 in the fight against cancer! Mr. Eggeling was the unlucky winner of the pie in the face with Abbey Meseck getting the honors and Mrs. Seieroe and Thomas Hayden winning for the BEST!
about 1 month ago, Brenda Christiansen
Amy TenEyck
Marshmallow challenge
about 1 month ago, Amy TenEyck
Amy TenEyck
Marshmallow challenge
about 1 month ago, Amy TenEyck
Amy TenEyck
Proudly showing off their Geods they made in Art
about 1 month ago, Amy TenEyck
Amy TenEyck
Ms TenEycks bobcats of last week
about 1 month ago, Amy TenEyck
Diane Gotto
Wrigley got into the PINK today
about 1 month ago, Diane Gotto
Diane Gotto
Wear PINK today
about 1 month ago, Diane Gotto
Jessica Jepsen
Congrats to the 5th graders! Ava was our Bobcat Student of the Month and 5th grade was upper elementary class of the Month! Way to go!
about 1 month ago, Jessica Jepsen
Adam Eggeling
Reminder there is an hour early out on 10/19 and no Scholl on 10/22.
about 1 month ago, Adam Eggeling
Brenda Christiansen
All Students and Staff: National Wear Pink Day in support of Breast Cancer Awareness tomorrow, Friday, Oct. 19th!
about 1 month ago, Brenda Christiansen
Kenzie Wynn
5th graders working on a team building activity in guidance
about 1 month ago, Kenzie Wynn
Megan Christiansen
Investigating the properties of schoolyard rocks to finish up the first part of our rock unit!
about 1 month ago, Megan Christiansen
Brenda Christiansen
Help us Kiss Breast Cancer Goodbye! The COU Student Council is selling lollipops for $1.00 to help in the fight against Breast Cancer. When you buy your lollipop you get to vote for the best kissed staff member card. The staff member with the best kissed card wins and a student who voted for that staff member has a chance to win as well. However, the least amount of votes member will get pied in the face by one lucky student who voted as well! Bring a dollar and come and vote and don’t forget your lollipop!
about 1 month ago, Brenda Christiansen
Diane Gotto
Go Packers
about 1 month ago, Diane Gotto
Heather Vogt
Working with surface area.
about 1 month ago, Heather Vogt
Trent Lally
4th grade Bobcat of the Month
about 1 month ago, Trent Lally
Jessica Jepsen
5th grade reader’s theatre! Reading to Mr. Lally’s class.
2 months ago, Jessica Jepsen
Amy TenEyck
Ms TenEycks bobcat of September Hailey Jensen
2 months ago, Amy TenEyck
Brenda Christiansen
1st, 2nd, 3rd Grade Title 1 Reading Wall of Fame Readers for September
2 months ago, Brenda Christiansen
Brenda Christiansen
Title 1 Reading 4th Grade Hall of Fame Readers for September
2 months ago, Brenda Christiansen
Brenda Christiansen
Title 1 Reading 5th Grade Wall of Fame Readers for September
2 months ago, Brenda Christiansen
Brenda Christiansen
Reading Recovery
2 months ago, Brenda Christiansen
Beth Ewoldt
3rd grade scientists!
2 months ago, Beth Ewoldt
Amy TenEyck
Studying longitude and latitude
2 months ago, Amy TenEyck
Amy TenEyck
Studying longitude and latitude
2 months ago, Amy TenEyck
Brenda Gran
Science tree puzzles
2 months ago, Brenda Gran
Brenda Gran
Science tree puzzles
2 months ago, Brenda Gran
Chelsea Schrader
Playing with Dominos!
2 months ago, Chelsea Schrader
Renee Ernst
Picture Retake Day will be Friday, October 26th!
2 months ago, Renee Ernst
Amy TenEyck
Ms TenEycks bobcats of last wee
2 months ago, Amy TenEyck
Leanne Thies
1st Place Aluminum Boat Challenge winners with 257 pennies! Might have held more but they used all the pennies I had available!!!!
2 months ago, Leanne Thies
Leanne Thies
2nd Place Aluminum Boat Challenge winners with 207 pennies!!!
2 months ago, Leanne Thies
Leanne Thies
3rd Place Aluminum Boat Challenge winners with 157 pennies!!!!
2 months ago, Leanne Thies
Leanne Thies
Aluminum foil boats! How many pennies will it hold before it leaks?
2 months ago, Leanne Thies
Kim Creese
The Student Council members, Abbey Meseck and Liliana Perry are Sponsoring a fundraiser for HELP! Hurricane Florence – Oct. 1st to Oct 12th You can help by donating: canned/boxed food, paper towels, toilet paper, toothbrushes, toothpaste, shampoo, conditioner, etc. Together, we can make a difference!! Bring items to school and the boxes will be in the offices. Thanks for your support!!
2 months ago, Kim Creese
Leanne Thies
Newspaper towers! Who knew it could be so strong!
2 months ago, Leanne Thies
Amy TenEyck
Ms. TenEycks bobcats of last week!!!
2 months ago, Amy TenEyck
Trent Lally
This is the 4th graders Bobcat of the week!
2 months ago, Trent Lally
Amy TenEyck
Reading temperatures in Science
3 months ago, Amy TenEyck
Amy TenEyck
Reading temperature
3 months ago, Amy TenEyck
Trent Lally
4th graders are learning about magnets in science today!
3 months ago, Trent Lally
Danny Steele
Frisbee Golfing on the playground.
3 months ago, Danny Steele
Trent Lally
Bobcats of the week in 4th grade hanging with Mr. Eggeling.
3 months ago, Trent Lally
Kenzie Wynn
4th graders working on their friendship comic strips
3 months ago, Kenzie Wynn
Amy TenEyck
Ms TenEycks bobcats of the week for last week!!
3 months ago, Amy TenEyck
Leanne Thies
They found out that building a tower of cups without your hands is a little challenging!!!
3 months ago, Leanne Thies
Shelley Stallons
5 th grade recorders on Monday morning!
3 months ago, Shelley Stallons
Trent Lally
The 4th graders have been experimenting with Energy in Science. Learning how energy is transferred from a battery(s) to light bulbs and a motor. Also, learning how to work in small groups.
3 months ago, Trent Lally
Heather Vogt
Can you make a rectangle?
3 months ago, Heather Vogt
Jessica Jepsen
5th having fun with word work!
3 months ago, Jessica Jepsen
Brenda Nemitz
Here are the COU junior high football players!!
3 months ago, Brenda Nemitz
Rollie Wiebers
No school tomorrow due to the scheduled in-service being a 2 hr. late start and with the heat and humidity a 2 hr. early dismissal would be likely. We don't feel it would be prudent to have them attend school for three hours.
3 months ago, Rollie Wiebers
Rollie Wiebers
2 hr. early dismissal today for COU. MVAOCOU high school students will be dismissed at regular time.
3 months ago, Rollie Wiebers
Amy TenEyck
Enjoying cooler weather outside
3 months ago, Amy TenEyck
Jim Staley
Reminder: The Junior high volleyball game that was scheduled at home tonight against AR-WE-VA has been postponed and re-scheduled for Monday October 1st at CO-U.
3 months ago, Jim Staley
Adam Eggeling
Reminder, Tomorrow September 18 is picture day! Please have your child ready and bring their best smile!
3 months ago, Adam Eggeling
Rollie Wiebers
MVAOCOU High School students will be dismissed at the regular time and will be bused home at the regular time.
3 months ago, Rollie Wiebers
Rollie Wiebers
Charter Oak-Ute will be dismissing two hours early today, Monday September 17th due to heat and humidity. There will be no JH VB or FB practice today.
3 months ago, Rollie Wiebers
Megan Christiansen
Today the 2nd graders investigated what happens to different types of rocks when they are placed in water. We saw bubbles and changes in color!
3 months ago, Megan Christiansen
Ashton Seieroe
Come on Tuesday at 4:00 to watch the Bobcats take on the Ar-We-Va Rockets!
3 months ago, Ashton Seieroe
Leanne Thies
Rolling to find odd and even numbers! Math is so much fun!
3 months ago, Leanne Thies
Amy TenEyck
Science experiment
3 months ago, Amy TenEyck
Amy TenEyck
Science experiment
3 months ago, Amy TenEyck
Amy TenEyck
Science experiment
3 months ago, Amy TenEyck
Amy TenEyck
MVAOCOU PEP RALLY
3 months ago, Amy TenEyck
Amy TenEyck
MVAOCOU PEP RALLY
3 months ago, Amy TenEyck
Shelley Stallons
First pep assembly of the year!
3 months ago, Shelley Stallons
Brenda Gran
Kindergarten love our new Smart Room!
3 months ago, Brenda Gran
Megan Christiansen
Nothing like a good book on a beautiful day!
3 months ago, Megan Christiansen
Amy TenEyck
Smart room in action
3 months ago, Amy TenEyck
Amy TenEyck
smart room
3 months ago, Amy TenEyck
Amy TenEyck
Smart Room in action
3 months ago, Amy TenEyck
Trent Lally
4th grade cowgirls and cowboys.
3 months ago, Trent Lally
Shelley Stallons
First band rehearsal 5 th grade
3 months ago, Shelley Stallons
Danny Steele
JH PE - Human Hungry Hungry Hippos Game takes teamwork to be successful!
3 months ago, Danny Steele
Brenda Christiansen
1st Place Blind Volleyball Team: 2 Lit 2 Hit. Homecoming 2018
3 months ago, Brenda Christiansen
Leanne Thies
“Coached” these young ladies for the Blind Volleyball Tournament today to kick off Homecoming! I think they missed the memo on what to wear for their support of Iowa or Iowa State lol!
3 months ago, Leanne Thies
Leanne Thies
Here’s what 1st graders think peacocks look like! So creative! ❤️❤️❤️
3 months ago, Leanne Thies
Leanne Thies
Creating Peacocks after reading “Just Plain Fancy”!
3 months ago, Leanne Thies
Shelley Stallons
My team “ the destroyers”!!!!
3 months ago, Shelley Stallons
Heather Vogt
Intense game! We lost a shoe!
3 months ago, Heather Vogt
Amy TenEyck
Blind volleyball hence the sheets over the net.....
3 months ago, Amy TenEyck
Heather Vogt
First game
3 months ago, Heather Vogt
Amy TenEyck
Watching blind volleyball! Getting ready for homecoming week!
3 months ago, Amy TenEyck
Shelley Stallons
Kindergarten music coloring to “ March of the Animals” played by an orchestral group.
3 months ago, Shelley Stallons
Shelley Stallons
8 th grader leads 6 th grade warm up!
3 months ago, Shelley Stallons
Brenda Christiansen
Is there a pattern here?
3 months ago, Brenda Christiansen
Brenda Christiansen
All Hawkeyes here!!!!
3 months ago, Brenda Christiansen
Brenda Christiansen
Kitchen Divided
3 months ago, Brenda Christiansen
Trent Lally
We have more Hawkeyes than Cyclones?! This can’t be right.
3 months ago, Trent Lally
Shelley Stallons
3 rd grade music !
3 months ago, Shelley Stallons
Brenda Christiansen
Don’t forget the Blind Volleyball Tournament tomorrow starting at 1:30. Parents and community members are more than welcome to come and watch! Free admission!!!
3 months ago, Brenda Christiansen
Brenda Christiansen
Hawkeyes vs. Cyclones Represent your favorite team tomorrow and wear a hat for $1.00.
3 months ago, Brenda Christiansen
Jessica Jepsen
Shadows are moving to the east! Must have something to do with the sun!
3 months ago, Jessica Jepsen
Heather Vogt
Team work!
3 months ago, Heather Vogt
Jessica Jepsen
Wondering if these will be different later.
3 months ago, Jessica Jepsen
Jessica Jepsen
5th grade-Tracking shadows in science!
3 months ago, Jessica Jepsen
Shelley Stallons
Pep band practice Thursday morning !
3 months ago, Shelley Stallons
Trent Lally
4th graders learning and discussing classroom expectations in our class library!
3 months ago, Trent Lally
Trent Lally
4th graders working hard!
3 months ago, Trent Lally
Danny Steele
3rd grade PE having fun with the parachute
3 months ago, Danny Steele
Shelley Stallons
7 th and 8 th choir having a great rehearsal!
3 months ago, Shelley Stallons
Rollie Wiebers
Charter Oak-Ute just received notification this morning that we had the third highest percentage increase in the state of students meeting reading benchmarks in the spring versus fall data. Great job by our staff and students.
3 months ago, Rollie Wiebers
Shelley Stallons
Wednesday rehearsal and learning to part sing!
3 months ago, Shelley Stallons
Beth Ewoldt
3rd Graders! Ms. TenEyck and Mrs. Ewoldt
3 months ago, Beth Ewoldt
Brenda Christiansen
COU Homecoming shirts $10
3 months ago, Brenda Christiansen
Leanne Thies
The final product!!!
3 months ago, Leanne Thies
Leanne Thies
Experimenting with gears!
3 months ago, Leanne Thies
Adam Eggeling
Congratulations to Abbey Meseck for being our grades 5-8 outreach booklet prize winner!
3 months ago, Adam Eggeling
Adam Eggeling
Congratulations to Brianna Klockgether for being our grades K-4 outreach booklet prize winner!
3 months ago, Adam Eggeling
Rollie Wiebers
Have a Great Weekend Everyone! Remember no school Monday due to Labor Day Holiday.
3 months ago, Rollie Wiebers
Adam Eggeling
School Pictures will now take place on September 18, 2018
3 months ago, Adam Eggeling
Adam Eggeling
https://www.gaschoolstore.com/storev2/home/index?t=3d998128-a9d9-447f-bbc2-eefe378657b9 “We started our school's fundraiser today. Can you help us reach our goal? Click on the link above to shop at our online store. Thank you!!! We appreciate any support you can provide us!
3 months ago, Adam Eggeling
Heather Vogt
Working hard in math!
4 months ago, Heather Vogt
Leanne Thies
Wow! They were really concentrating!
4 months ago, Leanne Thies
Jessica Jepsen
Psych! We had a great day anyway!
4 months ago, Jessica Jepsen
Jessica Jepsen
Ready for pictures!
4 months ago, Jessica Jepsen
Trent Lally
Happy learning math from our new Smart Board!
4 months ago, Trent Lally
Adam Eggeling
Although Picture day is postponed we thought we should take the opportunity to smile big for the camera!
4 months ago, Adam Eggeling
Megan Christiansen
Picture day might have been postponed, but we took one anyway! Excited for the school year with this fun bunch!
4 months ago, Megan Christiansen
Trent Lally
Picture Day anyway.
4 months ago, Trent Lally
Rollie Wiebers
Due to an accident with the photographers school pictures for today have been postponed. A new date will be rescheduled.
4 months ago, Rollie Wiebers
Adam Eggeling
Reminder, it is picture day tomorrow August 29, 2018 at Charter Oak-Ute!! See everyone tomorrow!!
4 months ago, Adam Eggeling
Rollie Wiebers
Reminder of 1/2 late start to the school day tomorrow. Classes start at 8:50 am
4 months ago, Rollie Wiebers
Shauna Heiden
Welcome Back!
4 months ago, Shauna Heiden
Noah Hallett
GO BOBCATS!
4 months ago, Noah Hallett
Leanne Thies
Hi! Have a great year!
4 months ago, Leanne Thies
Jim Staley
Onward Bobcats!
4 months ago, Jim Staley
Deb Garrett
Welcome back!
4 months ago, Deb Garrett
Adam Eggeling
Hello! Welcome to our new communication system and website.
4 months ago, Adam Eggeling