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  • Authorized by Iowa Department of Education
  • Managed by Concept Schools
  • Accredited by Network Accreditation by Cognia
  • Certified by STEM Certified by Cognia
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Horizon Science Academy Des Moines features a curriculum focused on STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math), small class sizes, and building a school community. HSA is a tuition-free, non-selective, non-profit public charter school. Opened in August of 2023 for its first school year, serving students in kindergarten through 3rd grade. Join them for year 2 (2024-2025) for grades K-4. 
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About Us

The Mission of our school is to provide a safe and enriching learning environment where the whole student is nurtured and developed. Our teachers and administrators pledge to support the academic and emotional well-being of each and every student. Students will leave our school prepared with skills and knowledge that will give them advantages throughout their future educational and life experiences.

At A Glance

  • 2023 Founded
  • PreK-4 Grades Served
  • 190 Target Enrollment
  • 1:1 Technology