What is Kirkwood School for Children?

Going under the local name “Tim’s,” we are an Iowa DHS-Licensed childcare center, offering preschool learning activities to a mixed-age group of up to 25 children.

Located in a quiet neighborhood, we support local businesses and farmers, an eco-friendly lifestyle, and an endless supply of freedom and fun for your child to develop and grow. 



From Adventurous Kids To Zealous Staff




Every kid at Tim’s is treated to the best of the best hand-crafted goodness:

  • Daily, home-made meals & snacks will develop your kid’s palate 

  • All meals use organic & locally sourced ingredients (or as any as is humanly possible)

  • All meals are vegetarian, contact us for special food accommodations

  • The legendary back yard consists of home-made play structures, with tires and sand galore

  • The freedom to run, explore, and socialize in a way that they’ll be looking back at for years and years 

  • Offering music, art projects, activity choices, natural landscapes, play areas, gardens, visiting artists, and more!





  • We provide for kids 2 years and older.

  • Year round, after school, and school vacations for 2 – 9 year olds.

  • 7:30 am to 5:30 pm weekdays.

  • Flexible schedule including full and part time (contact us about unique situations).




Contact us with questions at:

(319) 337 2644