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Ames, IA Schools and Schools Ratings

While perhaps not raised and educated in Ames, IA, more than 29.3% of residents hold high school diplomas, with 61.6% having graduated from college and 29.3% completing a postgraduate degree program.

Schools Overview

It’s no secret that schools and education opportunities are big motivating factors when choosing a best place to live. This is why we’ve taken the time to provide the most up-to-date statistics on public and private schools in the Ames, IA area. We’ve also included data on the education levels of residents, and how to get in touch with the public and private schools near you.

Educational Levels

  Bachelor's Degree 32.2%
  Associate's Degree 7.8%
  Graduate or Professional Degree 29.3%
  High School Graduate 12.6%
  Some College, No Degree 15.4%
  Percent Bachelor's Degree or Higher 61.6%
  Percent High School Graduate or Higher 97.4%

School Enrollment

School Enrollment Total
27,534 in Ames, IA.

School Districts

Title Level Enrollment Street Address City State Phone Number
Ames Community School District PK-12 323 415 Stanton Ave Ames Iowa (515) 268-6600

Private Schools

Title Level Enrollment Street Address City State Phone Number
St Cecilia Elementary School PK-5 293 2900 Hoover Avenue Ames Iowa (515) 232-5290
Ames Christian School PK-5 92 925 S 16th St Ames Iowa (515) 233-0772
Maranatha Christian Academy 4-11 3504 Grand Ave Ames Iowa

Ames, IA Rankings