Mission Statement : " The mission of the Ames Community Schools is to ensure that all learners develop the
knowledge, skills, attitudes, values,  and personal esteem necessary to grow in and shape a changing society."


Ames High School’s 2014 Homecoming Parade

starts on Main Street at 6:30 p.m.
More information here

Save the date for the
3rd Annual TASTE for Education fundraiser 

hosted by Ames Education Foundation, 
Sunday, September 28, 20145 to 9 p.m
at the Gateway Hotel.

Ames Community School District Boundaries 
Click here to view a 2014 map of the
District boundaries.

Contact the Registrar,  515.268.6605, if you have 
a question about the boundary school for
a particular address.

School Board members will assemble
in the City Council Chambers, at 7:00 p.m.
for a special joint work session
with the Ames City Council on Tuesday Sept. 16.

The next regular School Board Meeting
is Monday, September 22 , 6:30 p.m.
in the Ames High School Multipurpose Room,
1921 Ames High Dr. 

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for community events!

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Neighbors of Sawyer Elementary School invited to information
meeting about construction.
Meeting is 5:30 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 18,
4316 Ontario St., in the school Gym.

AMES—The Ames Community School District invites neighbors of Sawyer Elementary School to attend a meeting to learn more about construction for renovating the school building

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Ames High School ranks highest in state on international test

AMES—Ames High School outranked five other high-performing Iowa high schools that partnered with the Governor’s STEM Advisory Council this year to take an international test of science, mathematics and reading skills.

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Dell Chromebooks arrive for Ames Middle School Students

AMES—After a three-week delay, Ames Community School District technology staff wasted no time distributing Dell Chromebooks to nearly 900 Ames Middle School students Friday morning. Students streamed through the Media Center to pick up carrying cases and received their assigned laptops in an efficient process that finished by noon.

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