KinderCare buys Cedar Rapids, Hiawatha day schools

The former Cedar Rapids Day School at 615 First Ave. SE is now the Downtown Cedar Rapids KinderCare. KinderCare bought the school last month from i...

December 16, 2022
5:28 PM

The former Cedar Rapids Day School at 615 First Ave. SE is now the Downtown Cedar Rapids KinderCare. KinderCare bought the school last month from its independent owner. (Jim Slosiarek/The Gazette) The former Cedar Rapids Day School at 615 First Avenue SE -- now the Downtown Cedar Rapids KinderCare -- is shown Thursday. The center serves 137 youngsters, from 6 weeks to age 12. (Jim Slosiarek/The Gazette) CEDAR RAPIDS — KinderCare, a national child care provider, is expanding in Eastern Iowa after acquiring the former Cedar Rapids and Hiawatha day schools.

Pat Badtke