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School Board

The Board is responsible for the high-level planning, policy-making and systemic evaluation of the Ames Community School District. The Board approves and acts upon matters required by law, and hires, supervises and evaluates the Superintendent.

The Ames Community School Board puts students first by making decisions, adopting policies and allocating resources that support student learning, by setting high standards for instruction that prepares students for the future and by fostering a culture that is conducive to innovative approaches to teaching and learning and supportive of continuous renewal of the education strategic plan.

Superintendent Search

The Ames Community School District is currently searching for the next superintendent of Ames Public Schools. The Ames School Board approved Hazard, Young, Attea Associates (HYA) as the firm to assist in that process.

Superintendent Search Update


Ames Community School District Commits to Equity and Access that Empowers Every Individual to Reach Their Full Personal and Educational Potential.


1. Educational Equity and Improvement

2. Transparent Financial Planning and Processes

3. Recruitment, Retention, and Development of a High-Quality Staff

4. Clear and Consistent Communication to Support Positive and Proactive Community Relationships

5. A Safe and Responsive System that Promotes the Mental Health and Well-Being of Every Individual

District Goals

Board of Directors
Ames Community School District
2005 24th St.
Ames, IA 50010

Current School Board Members

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