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."

      
 




The next regular School Board Meeting
is Monday, December 1, 6:30 p.m.
in the Ames High School Multipurpose Room,
1921 Ames High Dr. 

Wednesday Nov. 26
No Late Start
Early Dismissal Times as Follows:

Ames Middle School Dismissal @ 1:00pm
Ames High School Dismissal @ 1:15 pm
All Ames Elementary Schools Dismissal @ 1:30 pm
Northwood PreSchool No Afternoon Classes

Thursday Nov. 27 and Friday Nov. 28
Thanksgiving Break No Classes

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District boundaries.

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Ames Community School District ranked No. 1 by Niche K-12

AMES—Niche K-12 has ranked Ames the No. 1 school district in Iowa. The data sources include student, parent, and resident surveys, school administrators, and government databases. Niche calculates districts’ and schools’ academic rankings by comparing scores on state assessment tests with other schools and districts in their state.

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Ames Middle School mock trial team advances to state competition

AMES— Ames Middle School’s mock trial Team Black won first place in the regional competition, Tuesday, Nov. 1, and will advance to the state competition

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Ames students shine on international test

AMES—A cross-section of Ames High School sophomores and juniors has debunked the notion that all American students lag behind their international peers in terms of academic prowess. The randomly selected 15-year-olds in Ames who took the OECD test, an international test of science, mathematics and reading skills, scored toe-to-toe with global powerhouses like Singapore, Japan, Korea and Hong Kong this year. .

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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

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