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These are some of the top-rated public schools in Ames based on a variety of measures, including academic performance and equity. Find out more about GreatSchools ratings.
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These are some of the best public high schools in Ames at preparing students for success in college. The College Success Award recognizes schools that do an exemplary job getting students to enroll in and stick with college, including those that excel at serving students from low-income families.
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Reviews from schools in Ames
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Parent / Guardian
January 19, 2020
I wish I could have the teachers I have met work with my student, but in a different place.
Other (school staff, family member, recent alum, etc)
January 19, 2020
Awesome teachers but miserable administration at all levels. So worried about political correctness that they will not back their teachers, and will not AT ALL focus on an effective learning... More
Review for Ames High School
Parent / Guardian
December 28, 2019
Teachers are excellent but Flynn is one of the worst admistrators we have ever dealt with in our 31 years of having children and our own school experience with this disctict.