The Islamic School of Des Moines   
No greater gift can be given to a Muslim child than the gift of an Islamic education


Welcome to New Horizons Academy
 Elementary and Middle School
​Preschool and Child Care

NHA of Greater Des Moines welcomes you to our website.   We are a non-profit educational organization located in West Des Moines, Iowa. Our mission is to provide an affordable and quality full time School & childcare to Des Moines residents and Islamic education to the Muslim kids in our community. 

*​​​​All school programs will be open to all children regardless of race, religion, color, sex or national origin. 
Important Dates


Dec. 22-Jan. 2 Winter Break

Jan. 1 Closed​

Jan. 5 Classes Resume

Jan. 13 End of First Semester and Second Quarter

Jan. 16 Youth Classes Starts​​

Jan. 19 Professional Development — No School

Feb. 20 Professional Development— No School

Feb. 26 End of Second Trimester

​March.13 No School 

March 16-20 Spring Break

March 23 Classes Resume

March 27 End of Third Quarter

​April 13 Iowa Assessment

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New Horizons Academy