With a combined 400 years of teaching experience, our highly-trained teachers are equipped with the knowledge and resources necessary to implement a dynamic academic program which encourages critical thinking, creativity, achievement, and self-reflection. 



Our students experience the joy that begins with curiosity and grows with the pursuit of their own interests and passions. We are pleased to offer a wide variety of  enrichment opportunities.



Bergman Academy believes in cultivating strong partnerships between families and staff. At Bergman Academy, your involvement, ideas, and voice are welcomed and encouraged.



We understand the choice of where to educate your child is one of the most significant decisions your family makes each year. Schedule a tour today to learn about why families choose Bergman Academy.



At Bergman Academy in Des Moines, who you are matters. In our intentionally small preschool through eighth grade classes, your child will be known. Equipped with unique learning spaces, a science lab, and the natural setting of Greenwood Park, Bergman Academy differentiates through project-based and experiential learning opportunities which invite our students to grow as learners, thinkers, and leaders. Bergman Academy students develop a love of learning, kindness and compassion, a love of the natural world, independence and a strong understanding of self, combined with the pursuit of excellence, collaboration, global perspective,  and a commitment to others. 


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Bergman Academy

100 45th Street

Des Moines, IA 50312

Tel: 515-274-0453

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