Complete Child Care Programs

For Your Family

Traditions Children’s Centers is the leading child care provider in the Des Moines metro area. With more than 30 years of service to the community, our mission is to provide quality care through high standards. We offer complete family services for infant and toddler care, preschool programs, and school-age care. Traditions also provides transportation for children to more than 25 elementary schools and offers summer programs to keep your children active year-round. Our teachers are dedicated to creating a caring and nurturing environment, and we strive to foster your child’s growth and development in an all-day learning community.

Our Des Moines Child Care Centers

We have child care centers in the following locations

Tradition's Children Center Traditions Children Center in Clive, Iowa

Our Mission

We want your child care experience to be fulfilling for both you and your child. Our main priority is the safety and growth of your child at Traditions Children’s Centers. Our centers are conveniently located in various residential areas and within close distance to many suburban workplaces.

Enroll your child(ren) in the best quality education and daycare programs they can begin their futures with at Traditions Children’s Centers. For more information about enrollment or joining our staff, contact us today!


Today, we believe that the best way to educate children is to allow them to play, learn, and grow.
Knowing so many wonderful children and their families has left one with a true sense of joy.
I love being a part of Traditions team for many reasons. The one that stands out the most is 'being a part of the families� lives.'

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