Mitchell building exterior

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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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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2022-2023 Academic Calendar At-A-Glance Is Available

Stay informed of all the important dates for the 2022-2023 school year.

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Apr 18

Band Concert (AMS)

Apr 25

Mitchell & Edwards Elementary Combined Orchestra Concert

Ames Middle School Auditorium

Aug 23

Classes begin for Grades 1-5

Sep 4

Labor Day (no school)

School News

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Get To Know Justin Jeffs
October 7, 2022

Get To Know Justin Jeffs

As we celebrate National Principals Month, let’s get to know Justin Jeffs, the Principal at Mitchell Elementary. Jeffs became a principal because he loves working…

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Welcome Back From Dr. Lawson
August 24, 2022

Welcome Back From Dr. Lawson

It brings me great joy to welcome all of our Ames Community School District students and families to the 2022-23 school year!  The opening of…

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Digital Backpack

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Points of Pride


amazing Mitchell Elementary teachers.