We hope you enjoy your Winter Break. Here are dates and times to keep you organized.

Early dismissal schedule for Wednesday, Dec. 21

  • No afternoon early kindergarten classes at Northwood Preschool Center
  • Elementary schools dismiss at 1:30 p.m.
  • Ames Middle School will alter its Wednesday schedule to start at 8 a.m. and dismiss at 1 p.m.
  • Ames High School will alter its Wednesday schedule to start at 7:50 a.m. and dismiss at 1:15 p.m.

Winter Break begins Thursday, Dec. 22. District Offices are closed Dec. 22 – Jan. 3

Classes resume on Wednesday, Jan. 4 for students in early kindergarten through Grade 12, following the usual Wednesday schedule:

  • Early kindergarten and elementary schools start at 8:25 a.m. and dismiss at 2:05 p.m.
  • Ames Middle School starts at 9:30 a.m. and dismisses at 3:15 p.m.
  • Ames High School starts at 9:15 a.m. and dismisses at 3:05 p.m.

Preschool classes resume Thursday, Jan. 5.

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