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Full Circle Montessori School (N. Fairfax Drive)
2230 North Fairfax Drive
Arlington, VA 22201
(703) 243-8282

Current Inspector: Ann Dramstad (703) 314-0860

Inspection Date: May 15, 2018

Complaint Related: No

Areas Reviewed:
22VAC40-185 ADMINISTRATION.
22VAC40-185 STAFF QUALIFICATIONS AND TRAINING.
22VAC40-185 PHYSICAL PLANT.
22VAC40-185 STAFFING AND SUPERVISION.
22VAC40-185 SPECIAL SERVICES.
22VAC40-80 THE LICENSE.
22VAC40-80 THE LICENSING PROCESS.
63.2 Facilities and Programs..
22VAC40-191 Background Checks (22VAC40-191)

Technical Assistance:
During the inspection, the licensing representative discussed with staff requirements for meals brought from home and age appropriate supplies and materials. Staff files were also reviewed; however, a full review will be conducted at the primary Full Circle Montessori School location at a later date.

Comments:
An unannounced monitoring inspection was conducted today from 12:10pm-1:30pm. A total of 24 children were observed in the care of 2 staff at arrival. A third staff member arrived during the inspection. Children were observed during outdoor play, handwashing, lunch and afternoon dismissal. A sample of 5 children's records and 2 staff records were reviewed, in addition to medications, postings, outdoor play area, and emergency drills. Areas of noncompliance are noted on the violation notice. If you have any questions, please contact me at Ivaco.Clarke@dss.virginia.gov or 571-835-5505. Thank you for your cooperation.

Violations:
Standard #: 22VAC40-185-350-E-4
Description: Based on observation, the ratio requirement [1 staff/10 children] for children 3 years old were not met. Evidence: Upon inspector arrival at 12:10pm, 17 children [where the youngest child was 3 years old] were observed in the care of 1 staff member. Another staff member arrived approximately 20 minutes later.

Plan of Correction: We will maintain appropriate ratios.

Disclaimer:

A compliance history is in no way a rating for a facility.

The online compliance history includes only information after July 1, 2003. In addition, the online compliance history includes information regarding adverse actions that may be the subject of a pending appeal. An adverse action is not final until a provider has exhausted or waived all due process rights. For compliance history prior to July 1, 2003, or information regarding the status of pending adverse actions, please contact the Licensing Inspector listed in the facility's information. The Virginia Department of Social Services (VDSS) is not responsible for any errors in or omissions from the compliance history information.

Virginia Quality is a voluntary quality rating and improvement system for early care and education facilities serving children ages birth through pre-K. Eligible child care facilities must be fully licensed, licensed exempt and a VDSS subsidy vendor, or a voluntary registered day home and a VDSS subsidy vendor. Only programs enrolled in Virginia Quality will display a rating. Virginia Quality contact information for your region is available at the following link Regional Contacts.

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