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Empowering Future Generations

Concept Schools manages 34 charter campuses emphasizing STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) and College-Preparation, serving students from early childhood through 12th grade in historically underserved communities.
Our vision is to be the leading educational network and dedicated partner in preparing future generations by creating opportunities to unleash their potential for a more productive and peaceful society.
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Choice Partner in Education

Our mission is to provide a high-quality, STEM-focused, college-preparatory education through a network of charter schools while offering exceptional programs, comprehensive services, and opportunities to partner in education.
Concept Schools believes that every child deserves access to a rigorous, free, and public education regardless of ability or zip code. 

Recent News

Carter Sneed

GSA Student’s Submission Makes New York Times Best-Selling Author’s New Book

In August last year, 11-year-old Carter Sneed waited outside her book club's library meeting spot while her mom got an email from New York Times best-selling author Adam Rubin. After two months of Carter's story submission for Rubin's children's story collection, Sally Sciaroni awaited news on whether Carter's story made it.
HSA Des Moines Celebrates One Year Anniversary

2nd Grade Teacher wins Golden Apple Award, HSA Celebrates

Upon entering her school's assembly on March 25th, Monica Kasch presumed her students and colleagues had gathered to deliberate on Horizon School Academy's achievements. Unbeknownst to her, the entire school had united to honor her.

At A Glance

  • 34 Schools
  • 13,500 Students
  • 9,500+ HS Graduates Since 1999
  • $150M+ Academic Scholarships