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Edwards Elementary School

  • Address 820 Miller Ave
    Ames, IA 50014
  • Phone (515) 239-3760
  • Principal Jessica Sharp
  • Hours M-F: 7:40 am - 2:45 pm


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Report an Absence

Parents may report an absence by using their Infinite Campus Parent Portal or by calling the school directly.

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Be A Lunch Hero

Lunch Hero is a program where anyone, parents and community members alike, can donate to negative lunch balances.

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May 6

Prof. Development (No classes for students EK-12)

May 29

Last Day of Classes for Students / Early Dismissal

Aug 23

Classes begin for Grades K-5

Aug 26

Early dismissal for Mini Conferences (Elem only)

School News

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Celebrating Rare Disease Day
February 27, 2024

Celebrating Rare Disease Day

As the world celebrates Rare Disease Day on February 29, Jon and Renee Fleming, parents in the Ames Community School District, stand as a testament…

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Inclusive Playground Initiative for Elementary and Preschool Students
February 19, 2024

Inclusive Playground Initiative for Elementary and Preschool Students

In a bid to enhance the play experiences of elementary and preschool students, the Ames Community School District has initiated a phased project to install…

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Digital Backpack

Keep up-to-date on school and community events for students and families.

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Points of Pride


of teachers have an advanced degree.