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At-Risk Programs

Ames Middle School ALP

The Alternative Learning Program (ALP) at Ames Middle School offers supplemental instruction for students who can benefit from additional learning opportunities focused on reading and mathematics. Classroom teachers and ALP teachers collaborate to select students for the program. Four certified staff members work with students to improve academic skills and strategies, and help students complete school work and prepare for success at the high school level.

Contact: Jeremie Knutson.   | 515-268-2414 |

Ames High School ALP

Ames High School ALP provides a learning environment where students find success in all academic areas. Classroom teachers and ALP teachers collaborate to select students for the program based on specific criteria. Six certified staff members work with the selected students to assist them with course completion, credit recovery and career planning. Students also have the opportunity to access the Academic Support Center where they receive additional assistance with Ames High School coursework.

Contact: Sonja Hayes | 515-817-0600 |  

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