Ms. McDowell is excited to be returning to OCS. She has previously taught at OCS during the 2016-2017 and 2017-2018 school years. Currently, Ms. McDowell is attending Buena Vista University to finish her degree in Elementary Education and Middle School Education. Ms. McDowell lives in Ottumwa with her two boys. She enjoys spending time with friends and family and is well known at OCS for her fondness of coffee.