Mitchell exterior 2024

Mitchell Elementary School

  • Address 3521 Jewel Dr.
    Ames, Iowa 50010
  • Phone 515-239-3775
  • Principal Justin Jeffs
  • Hours M-F: 7:40 am - 2:45 pm


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Aug 23

Classes begin for Grades K-5

Aug 26

Early dismissal for Mini Conferences (Elem only)

Aug 27

No classes for Kindergarten students

Sep 2

Labor Day (No classes, all students and staff EK-12)

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Women’s History Month: Kate Mitchell
March 29, 2024

Women’s History Month: Kate Mitchell

The most recent elementary school in the Ames Community School District bears the name Kate (Lysinger) Mitchell, dedicated on November 8, 1970. An Ames native,…

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Amazing EAs: Jamie Bruer
December 11, 2023

Amazing EAs: Jamie Bruer

In the realm of inclusive education, where diverse learning needs are addressed with empathy and dedication, there exists a remarkable Educational Assistant (EA) whose commitment…

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Points of Pride


amazing Mitchell Elementary teachers.