Shimek Basp - Iowa City IA Licensed Center

1400 Grissel Place, IOWA CITY IA 52245
(319) 530-1413

About the Provider

Description: Shimek Elementary is located at 1400 Grissel Place, Iowa City, in a quiet eastside neighborhood surrounded by woods and native prairie. Featuring contemporary architecture set in a beautifully landscaped open area, the school is named after a native Iowan, Bohumil Shimek. who made important contributions as a geologist, botanist, zoologist, educator, engineer, conservationist, patriot and citizen. Shimek Elementary opened in the fall of 1970 and consists of EC/SE (Early Childhood/Special Education) and grades K-6 students. Students attend South East Junior High and City High.

Program and Licensing Details

  • Capacity: 95
  • License Number: 24258
  • Rate Range School Age (K and up) Half-Day/10.00| School Age (K and up) Half-Day/10.00
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: Yes
  • District Office: Iowa Department of Human Services - Child Care Assistance Unit
  • District Office Phone: 1-866-448-4605 (Note: This is not the facility phone number.)

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