Timothy Goes to School is a Canadian children’s animated television series based on Yoko And other individual books by Rosemary Wells such as "Shy Charles", "Fritz and the Mess Fairy", and "Noisy Nora", but is titled after the book of the same name. It primarily features a young enthusiastic raccoon named Timothy (voiced by Austin Di Iulio), who attends a fictional primary school called "Hilltop School" along with ten other students (each of which are of different animals), who are mainly friends of him and each other. The kindergarten class is taught by Mrs. Jenkins, a comforting teacher who enjoys educating and helping her students.

The series aired on PBS Kids as part of the PBS Kids Bookworm Bunch (the sixth and last show after Corduroy, Elliot Moose, George Shrinks, Marvin the Tap-Dancing Horse, and Seven Little Monsters. Timothy Goes to School was the fourth and last show after George Shrinks, Marvin the Tap-Dancing Horse, and Seven Little Monsters when Corduroy and Elliot Moose were cancelled from 2000 until 2004. Reruns later broadcast on Discovery Kids (until 2006) and Qubo in the US. This show airs on YTV, Treehouse TV, and TVO Kids in Canada, and also on the UK digital TV channel Tiny Pop. In Brazil, it was aired on TV Cultura (2003–2007). In Mexico and Latin America, it was broadcast on ZAZ (in Latin America, episode #22 was not aired, but it did air in Brazil). The series premiered on September 30, 2000, and aired its last episode on December 28, 2001.

Voice Cast

  • Austin Di lulio as Timothy
  • Lisa Yamanaka as Yoko
  • Alyson Court as Nora
  • Max Morrow as Charles
  • Mag Ruffman as Lilly
  • Darren Frost as Frank #1
  • Rob Stefaniuk as Frank #2
  • Tracy Ryan as Doris
  • Laurie Elliott as Fritz
  • Joanne Vannicola as Claude
  • Linda Kash as Grace
  • Susan Laney Dalton as Juanita


  • Fiona Reid as Mrs. Jenkins
  • Neil Crone as Big Frank
  • Jamie Watson as Henry
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