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Educational Public Access Television

The Ames Community School District’s public access channel informs the community and promotes the District’s mission through broadcasts of public meetings, instructional activities and District-sponsored activities and events.

Tune to Channel 7 / 85 for MediaCom Digital Boxes
or 121.7 for TVs with built in Digital Tuners.





Next Live School Board Broadcast
Monday June 17, 2019 at 1:00 p.m.
View the latest Board Meeting 
Broadcast on YouTube Live 


Board Meetings of june 3, 2019
Airs @ 6:30 pm

MediaCom Cable
Watch it Now

AHS Shout 

May 2019 – News and Student Interest produced by
Ames High School Students.

AHS Shout 
May  2019

Airs @ 12:31 pm 
1:21 pm 
:45  pm – 6:13 pm
    7:27 pm – 9:42 pm

Watch it on YouTube 



Elementary Quiz Bowl Finals 
Quiz bowl graphic

Sponsored By AHS Student Quiz Bowl Club
&  Extented Learning Program  


Airs @
9:56 am 
9:27 PM 

Ames High Spring Band Concert 

AHS Spring Band

Features: Spring Jazz Band / Freshaman Band / Symphonic Band 
                     Directed By Andrew Buttermore 
                     Concert Band / Wind Symphony
                     Directed by Chris Ewan 

MediaCom Cable
Airs @  11:32 pm 

Ames High Band Logo

Recorded April. 2019 

Author and Journalist Monica Hesse

Discusses Her Writing Process at Ames High
introduction by Tanvi Rastogi
Teen Librarian | Ames Public Library



MediaCom cable 
Airs @  
 5:13 pm 

Ames High School Project Community Forum 

Recorded Wednesday Feb. 21, 2019 



Adam Carroll 
 “How Ordinary Students Get Extrodinary Money for School” 

Author of “Winning the Money Game” , Documentary Film “Broke Busted and Disgusted ” and  Guest Speaker at TedX London.
Adam spoke to students at  Ames High School Career Day 2018.
For more information Visit

MediaCom Cable
Airs at 3:56 pm 


“How to Plan for College 2019-20”

Iowa College Access Network
  College Financial Aid 
and Filling Out the FAFSA 

with Erich Danielson


MediaCom Cable Airs @    2:41 PM 

Dr. Clay Cook 

The Why : Intergration of a Continuim of Social , Emotional and Behavioral Supports. 
Dr. Clay Cook is the John and Nancy Peyton Faculty Fellow in Child and Adolescent Wellbeing at the University of Minnesota and Associate Professor in the School Psychology Program

MediaCom Cable Airs 


Lyndsey Fennelly Keynote Speaker Mental Health Conference at Ames High.

She spoke about her personal struggles for the first time in public in a riveting and inspirational talk. Her mission is the raise the awareness, break the stigma. November 15, 2018

MediaCom Cable Airs @   2:00 pm  AHSlogoSM             
 Watch it Now       YouTube

Ames High Holiday Band Concert 

    Features : Percusion Techniques , Freshman Band, Symphonic Band, Concert Band and Wind Symphony. Directed by Chris Ewan, Andrew Buttermore and Peter Thompson. 

Recorded Dec. 17, 2018 

MediaCom Cable
Airs @   10:55 am 

Ames High Band Logo

Ames High School Orchestra 
Fall Festival 2018 

    Directed by  Mary Kay Polashek – Recorded on Nov. 1, 2018 

MediaCom Cable
Airs @
 6:31 AM 


Your Journey Matters 

            2018  – District Administrators 
Superintedent Jenny Risner
            Edwards Principal Kristy Mixdorf  
            ALP/ Student Services Director Dr. Anthony Jones 
            Technology Director Karl Hehr 
            Ames Middle School. Assoc. Pricipal Jeremie Knutson
            AHS Student : Aishia Conteh 
            AHS Student Melina Hegelhiemer 
            AHS Student Iludo Ko 

MediaCom Cable Airs @
7:46 am 


John Kinley
Story County Consortium Director  
Des Moines Area Community College
Career Academy Opportunities at Ames Hunziker Center 
  An Ames High Learning Lunch 

 Airs @ 8:58 am 

The Impact of Teacher Leaders

Created by Ames High Business Engagement Collaborative students Katelin Edwardson and Peter Woodruff, this video highlights the different impacts of teacher leadership through the different teacher leader roles.

Airs  @ 2:30 AM

Watch it Now
On YouTube  

John Kinley
Story County Consortium Director  
Des Moines Area Community College
Career Academy Opportunities at Ames Hunziker Center 
  An Ames High Learning Lunch 

 Airs @ 8:58 am 

A Brief History of Ames High
A quick history lesson in high schools in the Ames Community School District dating back to 1880. New buildings include those built in 1880, 1911, 1937, and 1961. 


Watch it Now
On YouTube   

Iowa Department of Education
Teacher of the Year Award 
Ames High School – Aileen Sullivan 

YoutubeWatch it Now
On YouTube  

Preparing LifeLong Learners
Our Education Plan

Watch on YouTube

 Education plan 2014

Multi Occupational Curriculum 
Life Skills Guest Lecture Series

Local Leaders
whose participation helps support our Public Access Channel
Going Places  – Technology Career Path
Josh Betram
Sr Software Engineer at Rockwell Collins
Working Unmanned Aerial Vehicle
Watch it Online 


Ben Schmitt 
Being Prepared for New Career
Opportunities in Technology

Dwolla :  InfoSecurity/Security Risk Manager
Watch it Online 

College Info Geek. Com”
Thomas Frank

Entrepreneurial Start Up
Online You Tube Channel 





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Media Communications Specialist 

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