Our first day of school is August 25th Kindergarten thru 8th grade! Our Preschool & Pre-Kindergarten start on the 26th! We are looking forward to a great academic year!
Help us build a new playground! Bergman Academy will be gifting the playground to the city of Des Moines! https://www.gofundme.com/greenwoodpark
Congratulations to our students & teachers on another year of fantastic scores on the Iowa Assessments. Bergman Academy is represented in the green.
#1 Elementary School in the state. Click HERE!
We love that our school is located in the park with 80 acres to explore for learning. This is a great article explaining the importance of nature and learning. Our students get to experience this daily. Click HERE to read
Mrs. Jaci Easter (6-8 Science) was recently awarded the Maitland P. Simmons Memorial Award for New Science Teachers from the National Science Teaching Association (NSTA). Only twenty-five outstanding new teachers from around the country were selected for this award.
Craig Klein, our Spanish teacher, was awarded the "Best of Iowa" Presentation at the 2014 Iowa World Language Association conference and will be traveling to Minneapolis in March 2015 to represent Iowa at the Central States Conference in March 2015. Bergman Academy begins teaching Spanish in our Pre Kindergarten and continues through 8th grade.
We are so proud of Fez Zafar, a 8th grader at Bergman Academy. Fez was a finalist for the Quasar Award. The Quasar Award recognizes an Iowa middle or high school student for leadership, giving back to the community, and balancing academics, extracurricular activities and public service.