Early Steps Bilingual Preschool Springfield Inc.
5407 Backlick Road
Springfield, VA 22151
Current Inspector: Sharlene Sawyer (571) 835-5505
Inspection Date: March 22, 2016
Complaint Related: No
- 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 Facilities and Programs..
- Technical Assistance:
Discussed review and updating of the following documents: Emergency Preparedness, Injury Prevention Plan, Playground Safety
An unannounced inspection was conducted this morning. There were 33 children present with 9 staff. The children were observed in special games - "hot potato" but it was with a plastic eggs. The children were given Bunny Ears and the staff were engaged with the children. Hand washing and lunch was also observed. The Inspector reviewed medication, accident reports, special care supplies, children's records, and posted documents. Please call with questions 703-479-4679.
Standard #: 22VAC40-185-60-A Description: Based on record review, not all children's files are complete with Emergency contacts. Evidence: 1. Newly enrolled children's files were requested for review. Two children's files did not contain the required two emergency contact information. Plan of Correction: We have requested the information and will talk to the parents again.
Standard #: 22VAC40-185-270-A Description: Based on observation and staff interviews the center has not been able to maintain a part of the inside due to roof leak. Evidence: 1. The Inspector noted a bucket at the end of the hall and the ceiling tile was removed. The Inspector also observed water drip from the ceiling and into the bucket. 2. The staff stated they have had conversations with the building maintenance and have requested it to be fixed but it has been going on for a couple of weeks. Plan of Correction: We will discuss this with the office and have them fix it.
Standard #: 22VAC40-185-550-D Description: Based on record review, the center has not recorded two shelter in place drills this year. Plan of Correction: We will conduct one this month and record and we will record all drills from this moment on.
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