AMES SCHOOL: Name Chosen For New Elementary

ames schools

The results of a community survey about the naming of a new Ames elementary school are in.

Respondents to the survey chose “Edwards” over “Washington” 64 to 36-percent. That means the new school will be named Edwards Elementary.

It honors David Edwards, who was a school board member from 1930 to 1948.

The Ames School Board will vote to approve the new name Monday night.

The school is being built on Miller Avenue.



Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 824 other followers