Ames Parks & Recreation Taekwondo

Class Schedule

Tuesday Thursday Sunday

6:00-7:00 pm — Beginners

7:00-8:00 pm — Intermediate 

8:00-9:00 pm  — Advanced

6:00-7:00 pm — Beginners

7:00-8:00 pm — Intermediate 

8:00-9:00 pm  — Advanced 

3:45-4:15 pm — Dragons (5-6 year olds) 

4:30-5:00 pm — Dragons (5-6 year olds) 

5:15-6:00 pm — Dragons (7 year olds) 

6:00-7:00 pm — All Ranks

7:00-8:00 pm — Competition Class 

Beginners — new students/white belts 

Intermediate — yellow-green belts

Advanced — blue-black belts 


Regular classes are open to individuals ages 8 and older. The Dragon class is for 5-7 year olds only. 

New students are welcome to try out a class to see if they like it before registering! The best time to do this is one of the first classes of a new session. 


  • CALL- 515-239-5350
  • MAIL- A registration form may be mailed to Ames Parks & Recreation, 515 Clark Avenue, Ames, IA 50010 
  • FAX- A registration form may be faxed to 515-239-5355 
  • DROP OFF- A registration form may be placed in a drop box on the east side of city hall, 515 Clark Avenue 
  • WALK-IN- Register in person at the Community Center, 515 Clark Ave. 
  • ONLINE- You may register at any time online with your Household ID. To obtain a Household ID go to our website at Click on “Program Guide and Login Request”; then click on “Request a Household ID”. Fill in the information and your Household ID will be emailed to you. You can also obtain a Household ID by calling the Parks and Recreation office at 515-239-5350.



All registration issues are handled by the Parks & Rec office in City Hall — 515.239.5360 


Any questions about class itself, promotional testings, tournaments, uniforms, equipment, taekwondo terminology, or special events/issues will be handled by the instructors. 

Contact Master Erin Carpenter — 515.344.4372, amesparksandrectkd@gmail.comFacebook 


Classes are held in the Ames Middle School wrestling room (east side of the building, next to the gyms). Please use the Athletics entrance, the main doors are usually locked.