Great Beginnings Early Learning Center
618 N. Washington Street
Alexandria, VA 22314
Current Inspector: Sharlene Sawyer (571) 835-5505
Inspection Date: April 27, 2015
Complaint Related: Yes
- Areas Reviewed:
22VAC40-185 STAFF QUALIFICATIONS AND TRAINING.
22VAC40-185 PHYSICAL PLANT.
22VAC40-185 STAFFING AND SUPERVISION.
22VAC40-185 SPECIAL CARE PROVISIONS AND EMERGENCIES.
22VAC40-185 SPECIAL SERVICES.
22VAC40-80 THE LICENSE.
63.2 General Provisions.
63.2 Child Abuse and Neglect
63.2 Licensure and Registration Procedures
63.2 Facilities and Programs..
22VAC40-191 Background Checks (22VAC40-191)
A complaint investigation was conducted at your facility on 04/27/2015 regarding licensing standard 22 VAC 40-185-(5)-350 E. Staff to children ratio requirements. Upon the completion of the investigation and based upon the preponderance of evidence, the allegation in the complaint, regarding licensing standard 22 VAC 40-185-(5) 350 E. Staff to children ratio requirements could not be substantiated and the complaint for this standard was determined not valid. Other areas inspected today were playground and facility space, staff records, children's records, attendance documentation, and diapering areas. There were 27 children with 8 staff members at the time of the inspection and all rooms were in ratio compliance.
Standard #: 22VAC40-185-290-3 Complaint related: No Description: Based on observation the center did not have protective covers on all electrical outlets. Evidence: 5 outlet caps were missing on the power strip in the infant room near the changing area. Plan of Correction: Outlet covers were placed in the power strip during the inspection as required.
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