Ames Community School District

  • 415 STANTON AVE
  • AMES, IA 50014
  • (515) 268-6610
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District Information

District Overview

 DistrictState Average
Graduation Rate97.4%86.4%
Dropout Rate1.8%2.9%
Per Pupil Spending$9,794$8,697
Students Per Teacher13.513.6
Number of Schools8-
Number of Students4,478-
Number of (FTE) Teachers331-

Student Enrollment (2009-2010)

  Students Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Student Enrollment4,47813.5
Student Enrollment By Grade
  Students
Prekindergarten Students247
Kindergarten Students436
1st Grade Students301
2nd Grade Students311
3rd Grade Students313
4th Grade Students332
5th Grade Students305
6th Grade Students287
7th Grade Students336
8th Grade Students331
9th Grade Students356
10th Grade Students329
11th Grade Students355
12th Grade Students382
Ungraded Students-
Student Enrollment By Race
  Students
American Indian or Alaska Native14
Asian or Pacific Islander398
Hispanic260
Black (Non-Hispanic)456
White (Non-Hispanic)3,322
Student Enrollment By Gender
  Students
Male2,385
Female2,236

Faculty and Staff (2009-2010)

Teachers Per Grade Level
    Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Full Time Equivalent (FTE) Teachers33113.5
Prekindergarten Teachers8-
Kindergarten Teachers25-
Elementary Teachers150-
Secondary Teachers147-
Teachers of Ungraded Classes--
Instructional Faculty
   
Instructional Aides85
Instructional Coordinators and Supervisors5
Guidance Counselors & Directors
   
Total Guidance Counselors & Directors12
Elementary8
Secondary4
Other-
Librarians & Staff
   
Librarians4
Library Support Staff6
Administrators
   
Total Administrators & Support Staff98
Local Education Agency (LEA) Administrators5
LEA Administrative Support Staff14
School Administrators12
School Administrative Support Staff13
Student Support Services7
Other Support Services Staff47

District Financial Details (2008)

Revenues For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Revenues$54,552,000-
Total Local Revenues$36,362,00066.7%
Property Tax$24,356,00044.6%
General Sales Tax$4,170,0007.6%
Public Utility Tax$163,0000.3%
Individual And Corporate Income Taxes$1,956,0003.6%
All Other Taxes$45,0000.08%
Other School Systems$2,846,0005.2%
Tuition Fees from Pupils and Parents$204,0000.4%
Transportation Fees from Pupils and Parents$181,0000.3%
School Lunch$860,0001.6%
Textbook Sales and Rentals$73,0000.1%
District Activity Receipts$253,0000.5%
Rents and Royalties$51,0000.09%
Interest Earnings$651,0001.2%
Private Contributions$53,0000.10%
Miscellaneous$500,0000.9%
Total State Revenues$16,322,00029.9%
General Formula Assistance$13,855,00025.4%
Staff Improvement Programs$1,809,0003.3%
Compensatory and Basic Skills Programs$135,0000.2%
Vocational Education Programs$21,0000.04%
School Lunch Programs$14,0000.03%
Transportation Programs$30,0000.05%
Other Programs$458,0000.8%
Total Federal Revenues$1,868,0003.4%
Through State - Title I$533,0001.0%
Through State - Children With Disabilities (IDEA)$220,0000.4%
Through State - Safe and Drug Free Schools$22,0000.04%
Through State - Title V, Part A$5,0000.01%
Through State - Vocational and Tech Education$58,0000.1%
Through State - Bilingual Education$43,0000.08%
Through State - Child Nutrition Act$475,0000.9%
Through State - Other$512,0000.9%
Expenditures For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Current Expenditures$43,926,000-
Total Instruction Expenditures$30,416,00069.2%
Total Support Services Expenditures$12,149,00027.7%
Student Support$939,0001.7%
Instructional Staff Support$785,0001.4%
General Administration Support$1,030,0001.9%
School Administration Support$2,071,0003.8%
Operation and Maintenance Support$3,810,0007.0%
Student Transportation Support$1,473,0002.7%
Other Support Services$2,041,0003.7%
Total Other Expenditures$1,361,0003.1%
Food Services$1,361,0002.5%

Graduation and Dropout Details (2007-08)

Graduation Information
Overall Graduation Rate 97.4%
Total Diploma Count 332
Other High School Completion Certificate (OHC) Recipients -
Dropout Information
  Dropouts Dropout Rate
Total Grades 9-12261.8%

Map and Listings of Schools Within Ames Community School District

Schools Summary:
  • Schools: 8
  • Students: 4,478
  • Full-Time Equivalent Teachers: 331
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ABBIE SAWYER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
4316 Ontario St
Ames, IA
Public | KG-5
452 13.7

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AMES HIGH SCHOOL
1921 Ames High Dr
Ames, IA
Public | 9-12
1,422 15.4

5 out of 5
1 Review
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AMES MIDDLE SCHOOL
3915 Mortensen Rd
Ames, IA
Public | 6-8
954 12.1

5 out of 5
2 Reviews
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EDWARDS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
3622 Woodland St
Ames, IA
Public | KG-5
282 13.4

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FELLOWS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1400 Mc Kinley
Ames, IA
Public | KG-5
463 13.6

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KATE MITCHELL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
3521 Jewel Dr
Ames, IA
Public | KG-5
317 13.2

4 out of 5
1 Review
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MEEKER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
300 20th St
Ames, IA
Public | KG-5
393 12.5

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WILLSON BEARDSHEAR SCHOOL
3012 Duff Ave
Ames, IA
Public | PK-KG
338 23.7

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