Ames High School

1921 Ames High Dr, Ames, IA 50010 | (515) 817-0600
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,422
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 1,422 high school students from grades 9-12
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 1921 Ames High Drive, Ames, IA 50010
  • Principal or Admin: Michael A. Mcgrory
  • Fax: (515) 817-0627
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,422
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 92.4
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 15.4
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 729 (51.3%)
  • Females: 693 (48.7%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 42 (3.0%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 225 (15.8%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 267 (18.8%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Ames High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian60.4%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Ames High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade35625.0%
10th Grade32923.1%
11th Grade35525.0%
12th Grade38226.9%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 50%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:50%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 17 Years
  • Average Salary: $47,257
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Ames High School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$34,88812%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$48,96388%
Source: IA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on November 13, 2008
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Ames High School is an excellent school providing a wide range of academics and activities for our youth. Teachers are outstanding!

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