Ames Community Preschool Center (ACPC)

February 20, 2018 ACPC School Age Closed Today, Tuesday, February 20:

The Ames School District has gone from a 2 hour delay to a closure.  As a result, there will be NO ACPC School Age Care today.  The Main Center will be open for normal hours.

February 20, 2018 No AM School-Age Care, Main Center open at 7:

Due to icy conditions, Ames Community School District has delayed school by two hours today.  There will be no before school care for school-age children.  ACPC's main center will open regular hours Children attending Northwood are welcome to attend full day.


Welcome to the
Ames Community Preschool Center (ACPC)

Highest Quality Child Care
for Over 45 Years

ACPC has been serving central Iowa and Ames for over 45 years while providing the highest quality child care available. Over the years we've expanded to provide a variety of social and educational experiences for children ages 18 months through 12 years within an atmosphere of warmth and support.

Ready Set Grow: The ACPC Story

Ames Community Preschool Center (ACPC) has been an important part of the childcare community since 1968.  The video shows our former home and talks about how we grew and realized our dreams of a site of our own.