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 Spring Play presents
“That’s Not How I Remember It,"
Friday and Saturday, April 24 and 25,
in the Ames High School Auditoriumat 7:30 pm  
More information here

Super Summer Enrollment
June 1 - June 12, 2015 at Ames MiddleSchool
Registration materials posted
on the District webpage
Click here for more information.

Registration for 2015-16 Preschool
begins Monday, March 2. Pick up a packet at
  Northwood Preschool Center, 3012 Duff Ave.
Complete and return the packet
by Friday, May 1 to be guaranteed
a spot in the program

2015 Kindergarten Registration for children
who will be 5 years old on or before Sept. 15, 2015
Please contact the District Registrar

The next regular School Board Meeting
is Monday, April 27, 2015, 6:30 p.m.
in the Ames High School Multipurpose Room,
1921 Ames High Dr. 

Transportation Management Services
RFP Information

Click here for important information about
the State's Early Literacy Implementation program

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.

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Ames School District seeks input on 2015-16 calendar options

AMES–The Ames Community School District seeks input from parents and guardians, staff, students and community members for two calendar options for the 2015-16 school year.  A survey of the calendar options, at this link:  will be open until 10 p.m., Sunday, April 26.

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Public invited to review proposed ninth grade science materials

AMES—Community members may review science materials proposed for ninth grade, from 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., beginning Tuesday, April 21 and through Monday, April 27, at Ames High School.

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Public invited to “Good-bye to Old Meeker” celebration

AMES–The Meeker Elementary School building may be made of bricks and mortar, but it holds memories of formative events that extend for several generations. Meeker students, staff, alumni and friends will gather at 2 p.m., Saturday, May 2, to celebrate and honor the old building before its last school year ends.

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It is the policy of the Ames Community School District to maintain a nondiscriminatory environment in every aspect of the operation of the District. The District shall provide equal educational and employment opportunities without regard to color, sex, race, national origin, religion, creed, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy, disability, or socioeconomic status in its educational programs and activities or its employment and personnel policies. Dr. Tim Taylor, Superintendent, is the reporting officer for affirmative action, desegregation, and discrimination. Any questions should be directed to: Dr. Tim E. Taylor - Educational Services Center- 415 Stanton Ave.- Ames, IA 50014– (515) 268-6610 State and Federal Non Discrimination Policy

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