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Highlands Latin School

A Des Moines area Classical, Christian School
At HLS Des Moines
Highlands Latin is a private, classical, Christian school.

Our goal is to provide our students with a classical education of the highest standards and to create a private school which is a model of excellence in both academics and Christian character.

Student Life
Every school has a culture which is a reflection of its leadership.

We strive to form the mind and character of the student to follow the example of Jesus Christ.

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Our Curriculum
Highlands Latin School is an excellent choice for students who enjoy the challenge of learning.

HLS uses the award-winning curriculum developed by Memoria Press and Highlands Latin School faculty.


Apply to HLS Des Moines
Highlands Latin School is now accepting applications for the 2022-23 school year for Kindergarten through Ninth grades.

We look forward to meeting you and your family, showing you our campus, and introducing you to our faculty and staff.


Let's talk
We would love to hear from you!