Attention: Governor Reynolds announced that Iowa school districts are closed the remainder of the 2019-2020 school year to mitigate the spread of COVID-19. All school buildings, events, practices, and activities are canceled until further notice.
Ames students in kindergarten through 8th grade who need additional learning time will be invited to participate in Empower, Enrich, and Excel, Ames CSD Summer School. Empower is based on documented academic needs in math and/or reading. Enrichment is in collaboration with Super Summer and our community partners previously known as Summer camp(YSS, ISU, United Way, Boys & Girls Club etc).
Our summer school program will be held in two locations this summer. The K-4 summer school program will be held at Sawyer Elementary location; 5-8 summer school program will be held at Meeker Elementary location. It will be held Monday through Thursday, June 11 – June 27th from 7:30 A.M. to 3:30 PM. Transportation will be provided by the district’s bus company. Breakfast and lunch will be provided. Both locations are identified as open meal sites for students who are not in the program.
Enrichment courses will be open to all students in ACSD. Course offerings and registration information will be available on or before March 25. Notification of this information will be sent via Infinite Campus and will be made available on the district website. Enrichment session times are below: