Ames Middle School

3915 Mortensen Rd, Ames, IA 50014 | (515) 268-2400
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Student Enrollment: 954
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5 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 954 middle school students from grades 6-8
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 3915 Mortensen Road, Ames, IA 50014
  • Principal or Admin: Jeff Anderson
  • Fax: (515) 268-2400
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 954
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 79.1
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 12.1
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 477 (50.0%)
  • Females: 477 (50.0%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 30 (3.1%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 196 (20.5%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 226 (23.7%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Ames Middle School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Ames Middle School
  Number Percent
6th Grade28730.1%
7th Grade33635.2%
8th Grade33134.7%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 67%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:33%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 15 Years
  • Average Salary: $45,770
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Ames Middle School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$31,36013%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$47,91787%
Source: IA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 5

5 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
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2 reviews for Ames Middle School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on May 30, 2007
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • This school is so nice to everyone. But in 6th grade i didn't really get a chance to do any extra activities. The school is still developing but it's developing well.
  • Reviewed by Student on May 15, 2007
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I think ames middle school is the best school ever!

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