Room 122-Knick Knack Paddy

Sarah Gonzalez

ECSE Associate-Woodlawn ECSE

P: 515-242-8213 | E: sarah.gonzalez@dmschools.org

Kerry Grimm

ECSE Associate-Woodlawn Head Start

P: 515-242-8213 | E: kerry.grimm@dmschools.org

Biography

Hello, my name is Kerry Grimm. This is the start of my third year as an Early Childhood Special Education Associate with the Des Moines Public Schools. I previously worked at Mercy Child Development Center. I also ran my own in-home childcare program. I have four daughters 19, 18, 16, and 8. I enjoy time with my family playing games, watching movies and creating arts and crafts projects.

Joy Kociscak

ECSE Teacher-Woodlawn ECSE

P: 515-242-8213 | E: joy.kociscak@dmschools.org

Biography

This is my 6th year teaching for Des Moines Public Schools. I'm so lucky to be here at Woodlawn and love working with this wonderful staff! My husband and I have been married for 4 years and have a whiny, gold cat named Dagmar! I have 1 sister and 2 brothers, 2 nieces and 1 nephew! I'm from Muscatine, Iowa and went to school at the University of Northern Iowa! I have my teaching degree in Early Childhood Education and a Master's degree in Special Education.