Ames Schools

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View Schools in Cities within 10 miles of Ames

Huxley Schools8.98 mi

View Schools in Cities between 10 and 20 miles of Ames

Nevada Schools10.07 mi
Story City Schools11.17 mi
Boone Schools12.40 mi
Madrid Schools13.53 mi
Polk City Schools16.87 mi
Woodward Schools18.54 mi
Ogden Schools19.56 mi

View Schools in Cities between 20 and 30 miles of Ames

Ankeny Schools20.79 mi
Bondurant Schools23.08 mi
Johnston Schools23.79 mi
Grimes Schools24.39 mi
State Center Schools24.92 mi
Perry Schools26.44 mi
Altoona Schools27.45 mi
Dallas Center Schools28.34 mi
Mitchellville Schools28.63 mi
Urbandale Schools28.75 mi
Clive Schools29.39 mi
Des Moines Schools29.64 mi
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Ames Area School Districts

AMES COMM SCHOOL DISTRICT
BALLARD COMM SCHOOL DISTRICT
GILBERT COMM SCHOOL DISTRICT
NEVADA COMM SCHOOL DISTRICT

AMES, IOWA SCHOOLS AND NEIGHBORHOODS: WE ARE HERE TO HELP

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ABOUT Ames, Iowa SCHOOLS

Ames schools boast a total student population of 12,276 attending 55 schools in 16 public school districts and 4 private schools. Public school revenue and expenditures vary by school district but Ames public schools spend an average of $7,036 per student each year.

Student teacher ratio is an important statistic cluing parents into the probable attention their child might receive individually in a classroom setting. Ames public schools average a student teacher ratio of 7:1. Ames private schools average 8:1. Also, high schools in Ames average a student body population of 238, while Ames middle schools and elementary schools average student body populations of 243 and 253 respectively.

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CHOOSING THE BEST SCHOOL FOR YOUR CHILD: WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW


It wasn't so long ago that a child's education was limited to geographical boundaries set by the local school district. Increasingly, government is injecting "choice" into the equation by allowing children to enroll in the school of their choosing, regardless of where they live, as long as there is sufficient classroom space available.

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