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Upcoming Events

  • AHS Madrigal Singers Auditions September 16, 2019
  • PPEL Committee Meeting September 19, 2019
  • Golf: Boys Varsity vs. Johnston (Home) September 19, 2019
Address: 1921 Ames High Dr., Ames, Iowa 50010 Phone: 515-817-0600 Fax: 515-817-0627
Monday - Friday: 7:50 AM - 3:05 PM Brian Carico, Principal

PrintAmes High Rated the Best High School in Iowa by U.S. News and World Report in 2019.  
We prepare students for a lifetime of learning and citizenship, whether they pursue four-year college, vocational training or an alternative path.

Activities at a Glance

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Sep 16 Golf: Boys JV vs. Johnston (Away) September 16, 1:30 PM
Sep 16 Golf: Boys Varsity vs. Johnston (Away) September 16, 1:30 PM
Sep 16 AHS Madrigal Singers Auditions September 16, 3:15 PM Ames High School Vocal Music Room
Sep 17 Golf: Boys Varsity vs. Ankeny Centennial High School, Ankeny High School, Des Moines East, Indianola, Johnston, Des Moines Lincoln, Marshalltown, Mason City, Des Moines North, Ottumwa, Des Moines Roosevelt, Southeast Polk, Urbandale, Waukee, WDM Valley (Home) September 17, 10:00 AM
Sep 17 Cross Country: Boys Varsity vs. WDM Valley (Away) September 17, 4:30 PM

Ames High Points of Pride

Ames High's state ranking in the 2019 U.S. News and World Report

No. 1

Ames High School's state ranking by Niche.com

No. 3

Number of Ames High students who have been named United States Presidential Scholars

15

Number of students in the Ames High Class of 2019 named National Merit Finalists

10

Number of students named AP Scholars based on 2017 scores on AP exams

35

Number of students named AP Scholars with Honors based on 2017 scores on AP exams

24

Number of students named AP Scholars with Distinction based on 2017 scores on AP exams

45

Number of students named National AP Scholars based on 2017 scores on AP exams

5

Number of students who earned a perfect 36 on one or more sub-tests for 2016-17 ACT

24
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