Academic Services

Dr. Anne Lundquist
Dr. Anne Lundquist
Chief Officer of Academic Services
306 SW School St.
Ankeny, Iowa 50023
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Phone: 515-289-8982
Fax: 515-965-4234
EMAIL
Contact Dr. Lundquist regarding:

• Instructional Leadership, Coaching & Consultation
• District Committee Leadership
• Professional Learning Communities(PLC)
• Academic Policies and Procedures
• Accreditation
• Heartland AEA Partnership
• Curriculum Manual
• State and Federal Reporting
• Iowa Core
• District Improvement Plans
 

Ms. Rebecca Parks
Ms. Rebecca Parks
Executive Assistant
306 SW School St.
Ankeny, Iowa 50023
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Phone: 515-289-8975
Fax: 515-965-4234
EMAIL
Contact Ms. Parks regarding:

• Assistant to Dr. Anne Lundquist
• Professional Development
(formerly Teacher Quality) payroll forms
• Academic Services website
 

Dr. Mary Cooksley
Dr. Mary Cooksley
Director of Secondary Education
306 SW School St.
Ankeny, Iowa 50023
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Phone: 515-289-8983
Fax: 515-965-4234
EMAIL
Contact Dr. Cooksley regarding:

• 9-12 Curriculum reviews and curriculum guides
• Secondary Program of Studies
• Academic programming, including DMACC
• Standards Referenced Grading
• District assessment schedule and planning
• 9-12 textbook/material acquisition and distribution
• District Standard Work
 

Ms. Carol Eddy
Ms. Carol Eddy
Director of Middle School Education / STEM Integration / Summit ALC Principal
306 SW School St.
Ankeny, Iowa 50023
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Phone: 515-963-7441
Fax: 515-965-4234
EMAIL
Contact Mrs. Eddy regarding:

• STEM Leadership Committee
• District Committee Leadership
• Dropout Prevention
• Summit
• Math course acceleration
• 5-12 Music
• 6-7 textbook/material acquisition and distribution
 

Dr. Amy Dittmar
Dr. Amy Dittmar
Director of Elementary Education
306 SW School St.
Ankeny, Iowa 50023
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Phone: 515-289-8981
Fax: 515-965-4234
EMAIL
Contact Dr. Dittmar regarding:

• Positive Behavior and Intervention Supports (PBIS)
• Title I
• Support Standard Work
• K-5 textbook/material acquisition and distribution
• K-5 curriculum reviews and curriculum guides
 

Dr. Sharon Ingebrand
Dr. Sharon Ingebrand
Director of Professional Learning & Continuous Improvement
306 SW School St.
Ankeny, Iowa 50023
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Phone: 515-289-8978
Fax: 515-965-4234
EMAIL
Contact Dr. Ingebrand regarding:

• Professional Learning
• Support standard work
• Instructional Coaching Program
• Professional Development Funds
(formerly called Teacher Quality)
• Ankeny-supported graduate programs
Drake, Grandview
• English Language Learner Program (EL)
• Ankeny Extended Learning Programs (AELP)
 

Ms. Jenn Riedemann
Ms. Jenn Riedemann
District Data Specialist
306 SW School St.
Ankeny, Iowa 50023
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Phone: 515-289-8991
Fax: 515-965-4234
EMAIL
Contact Jenn regarding:

• Strategic Plan Vision Card metrics
• Data warehouse and analytics system
• Data analysis and reporting
• Research and program evaluation
 

Ms. Jana Engebretson
Ms. Jana Engebretson
Curriculum Assistant
306 SW School St.
Ankeny, Iowa 50023
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Phone: 515-289-8987
Fax: 515-965-4234
EMAIL
Contact Ms. Engebretson regarding:

• Curriculum orders
• Elementary field trips
 

Ms. Nikki Aplin
Ms. Nikki Aplin
Curriculum Assistant/Data Management
306 SW School St.
Ankeny, Iowa 50023
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Phone: 515-289-8977
Fax: 515-965-4234
EMAIL
Contact Ms. Aplin regarding:

• Assessment Support (FastBridge, HEART, NWEA MAP,
IA Assessment, etc.)
• General Education Intervention (GEI)
• Teacher online codes and subscription support
 

Dr. Jill Urich
Dr. Jill Urich
Director of College and Career Readiness
1102 N Ankeny Blvd
Ankeny, Iowa 50023
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Phone: 515-963-7453
Fax:
EMAIL
Contact Dr. Urich regarding:

• Orbis (authentic project-based experiences
for students)
• PreK-12 College & Career Readiness District Plan
• Naviance (Individual Career and Academic Plans)
• K-12 Counselors
 

Dr. Carolyn Manard
Dr. Carolyn Manard
Director of Special Education
306 SW School St.
Ankeny, Iowa 50023
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Phone: 515-289-8979
Fax: 515-965-4234
EMAIL
Contact Dr. Manard regarding:

• Special Education
• Homebound Instruction
• 504 Plans
• Nursing Services
* Chapter 103
• Social Workers
 

Ms. Julie Stoneburner
Ms. Julie Stoneburner
Special Programs Assistant
306 SW School St.
Ankeny, Iowa 50023
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Phone: 515-289-8986
Fax: 515-965-4234
EMAIL
Contact Ms. Stoneburner regarding:

• Homeschool
• Special Programs and Special Education Support
• Medicaid