Ames Christian School
Tel: (515) 233-0772
Ames Christian School Photo #2 - Ames Christian School Kindergartners dressed as their favorite book characters for Book Week.
- Ames Christian School (ACS) is a non-denominational Christian school offering personalized Christian education to children and their families in the Ames area.
- Ames Christian School strives to equip students to think, learn, discern, and act according to Biblical principles in order to embrace and fulfill God's unique purpose for their lives.
- Our curriculum includes materials from a variety of publishers include ABeka, ACSI, CSI, Pearson, Houghton Mifflin, Nystrom, and Zaner-Bloser. Regardless of the text used, our Christian teachers teach each subject from a Biblical perspective.
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)|
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten-6|
|Total Students||84 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color|
State avg.: 14%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||7 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||12:1|
National avg.: 13:1
|Classroom Dress Code||Casual|
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
- Ames Christian School (ACS) is a non-denominational Christian school ministering to children and their families in the Ames area. We offer an ourstanding Early Childhood Program that includes a Preschool and Childcare Program for three and four year old children. The Early Childhood Program have a QRS rating of 4. Our elementary program includes a full academic program including Art, Music, Physical Education, and Computer instruction. Gifted teachers mentor and provide personalized christian education through smaller class sizes. We provide a safe, disciplined, caring learning environment that promotes academic excellence and builds Christian character. The needs of the whole child are addressed. We participate in mission and outreach projects at every grade level. Our Iowa Assessments class score averages have consistently been above the Iowa and National class scores averages.
Nearby Private Schools
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Ames Grades: PK-5 | 278 students
2900 Hoover Ave
Ames, IA 50010
(515) 232-5290 2.8 PK-5
- Nevada Grades: K-9 | 14 students
324 6th St
Nevada, IA 50201
(515) 215-1092 8.8 K-9
- Boone Grades: PK-8 | 166 students
1111 Marshall St
Boone, IA 50036
(515) 432-4124 13.7 PK-8
- Ankeny Grades: NS-PK
3055 N. Ankeny Blvd
Ankeny, IA 50021
(515) 964-0688 17.5 NS-PK
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