Community Engagement

    The Ankeny Community School District is well-known for its unified effort in excellence and strong community involvement.  Its Community Engagement Department extends this reputation to all learners of every age by offering a variety of opportunities to connect, enrich, and strengthen. Our learner-centered programs and services connect with business, civic, and community organizations to create lifelong enrichment and service opportunities to help strengthen community. Opportunity with a focus on: building skills, health & wellness, student achievement and strengthening community.  Together we are better.

    Here you will find information about courses that are available to all community members, community outreach programs, and rental of district facilities. 

  • Office Hours 

    Monday through Friday

    7:30 AM – 4:30 PM

    An outside drop box is available at the front entrance of the Administrative Building. Access cards may be dropped off after hours in a provided envelope.

    Advisory Council

    Ankeny's Community Engagement Advisory Council consists of volunteers representing diverse interests in the community. They help identify the needs, interests, and concerns of people in the Ankeny area as well as developing a sense of community, promoting quality of life, and supporting lifelong learning. The Advisory Council works collaboratively with area partners and resources to make recommendations to the Ankeny Community School District, City of Ankeny, and other location organizations. The Advisory Council's mission is "Creating connections for community betterment." If you are interested in becoming a member or learning more about the Advisory Council, please call the Community Engagement Department at 515-289-3961.