Upcoming Events

School Hours
Jan
24
Wed
Grade 5 & 6 District Science Fair @ Hauser Cafeteria
Jan 24 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Jan
26
Fri
Ames Family Dance @ Ames Gym
Jan 26 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Jan
29
Mon
The Chicago Youth Symphony Orchestra
Jan 29 @ 9:45 am – 10:30 am
Jan
31
Wed
Parent Literacy Night @ Hauser Auditorium
Jan 31 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Feb
5
Mon
Teacher After School Professional Development
Feb 5 @ 3:15 pm – 4:45 pm

Teachers will attend 90-minute professional development session.

Feb
6
Tue
Family Heritage Night
Feb 6 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

An evening celebrating family heritage and culture with Ames families.

Feb
9
Fri
Fun Lunch (AES)
Feb 9 all-day
Spirit Day (AES)
Feb 9 all-day

Wear your Ames Spirit wear to school.

Feb
15
Thu
Science Fair Workshop
Feb 15 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Feb
16
Fri
District Institute Day
Feb 16 all-day

News

Posted Sunday January 21st, 2018

Riverside District 96 - Ames School added 4 new photos.

Kindergartners stopped by the PTA meeting on Thursday to sing a song for us!
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Posted Friday January 19th, 2018

Riverside District 96 - Ames School added 8 new photos.

Some of our Ames 4th grade students were invited to share their Student Driven Research Presentations with the District 96 Board of Education on Wednesday evening.

Our Board of Education and audience learned so much about Mammals, The Titanic Disaster, and The Digestive System due to all of our students research, pictures, and interesting facts.

Thank you students for your your hard work and sharing everything you learned with all of us!

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Posted Wednesday January 17th, 2018

Good Morning Ames Families-

Please note the attached flyer regarding our upcoming District 96 Early Learner Parent Information Night being held tomorrow, Thursday, January 18, 2018 at 6:30pm at Blythe Park Elementary School.

Thank you,

Todd A. Gierman, Principal
A.F. Ames Elementary School
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Posted Wednesday January 17th, 2018

UNDERSTANDING THE ILLINOIS READING STANDARDS & HOW TO SUPPORT YOUR CHILDREN AT HOME with DR. SOPHIE DEGENER

Please attend the District 96 Family Literacy Night as we discuss:
-Implementation of the Illinois Reading Standards
-Strategies parents can use at home to support their children in reading

Date: January 31, 2018
Time: 6:30 - 8:00 PM
Location: Hauser Jr. High's Auditorium

Planning on attending? Please RSVP by visiting www.district96.org/rsvp/
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