Tiger Cubs Preschool

Tiger Cubs is the West Des Moines Community Schools preschool program. Tiger Cubs provides opportunities for children to develop important learning skills. Tiger Cubs Preschools offer 4-year-old programs located at Clive Learning Academy, Crestview School of Inquiry and Fairmeadows, Jordan Creek, Western Hills, and Westridge elementary schools. For the 2020-21 school year, WDMCS will also host Tiger Cubs classes at Hillside Elementary and the Learning Resource Center. Tiger Cubs preschool includes special education students ages 3-5.

2020-21 Enrollment

If you have or know a child who is ready for preschool in the fall, there is still time to enroll—and Tiger Cubs Preschool is now open to families beyond our district boundaries! 

Learn more about 2020-21 Tiger Cubs

If you need assistance to complete Tiger Enrollment, contact Kristin Rourk at 515-633-5071 or rourkk@wdmcs.org to schedule an online enrollment support phone call.

Our Bilingual Family Liaison team will directly contact families to provide language and interpretation support.

Admission

  • Children must be 4 years of age on or before Sept. 15 for the 4-year-old classes.
  • Parents must complete all enrollment forms.
  • Parents are responsible for transportation and attendance of their child.
Clive Tiger Cubs
Two Sessions Four-Day Program (Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday) Morning 9:05-11:50 a.m.
Afternoon 1:10-3:55 p.m.
Crestview Tiger Cubs
Four Sessions Four-Day Program
(Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday)
Morning 8:20-11:05 a.m. Afternoon 12:25-3:10 p.m.
Hillside Tiger Cubs
One Session Four-Day Program (Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday) Morning 9:05-11:50  a.m.
Afternoon 1:10-3:55 p.m.
Fairmeadows Tiger Cubs
Two Sessions Four-Day Program (Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday) Morning 9:05-11:50  a.m.
Afternoon 1:10-3:55 p.m.
Jordan Creek Tiger Cubs
Four Sessions Four-Day Program (Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday) Morning 9:05-11:50  a.m. Afternoon 1:10-3:55 p.m.
Learning Resource Center Tiger Cubs
One Session Four-Day Program (Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday) Morning 9:05-11:50  a.m.
Afternoon 1:10-3:55 p.m.
Western Hills Tiger Cubs
Two Sessions Four-Day Program (Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday) Morning 9:05-11:50  a.m. Afternoon 1:10-3:55 p.m.
Westridge Tiger Cubs
Four Sessions Four-Day Program (Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday) Morning 9:05-11:50  a.m. Afternoon 1:10-3:55 p.m.

Tuition is funded through Statewide Voluntary Preschool.