Bergman Academy is the only Pre-K-8th grade certified private secular school in Des Moines. Our class sizes features a 16:1 ratio and we emphasize individualized instruction. We are marked by an emphasis on rigor and relevance in science, mathematics, literature, foreign language, and world culture. Our students consistently test in the 99% for Iowa Assessments. Our staff is committed to investigating the newest teaching methods and combining them with current curriculum.