Montessori Peace School
730 Jackson Street
Herndon, VA 20170
Current Inspector: Eureka Nance (703) 638-5968
Complaint Related: No
Standard #: 22VAC40-185-50-B Description: Based on interview, there were staff records not maintained and made accessible at the center. Evidence 1. On 9/13, there were "several" staff files which were not at the center, therefore accessible to review. 2. On 9/22, there was one staff files which was not at the center upon the LI's arrival at 1:20pm. Plan of Correction: These will be kept at the center when in session.
Standard #: 22VAC40-185-330-B Description: Based on observations, there was playground equipment that either did not have resilient surfacing underneath and in the fall zones, or there was an insufficient depth of mulch under and in the fall zones. Evidence 1. On 9/13, there were two pieces of playground equipment (green metal climbing structure and metal slide) that did not have any resilient surfacing under and within the fall zones. On 9/22, there was mulch under the equipment, but it was less than the required 6 inches of mulch. 2. On 9/13 and 9/22, the wooded climbing structure with green slide had less than the required 6 inches of mulch under and within the fall zones. Plan of Correction: More mulch will be added to these areas.
Standard #: 22VAC40-185-510-C Description: 9/22 Based on observations, the center did not follow all procedures for administering medications. Evidence 1. Child #6 requires an epi-pen as an emergency medication. The authorization form does not include the duration of authorization for the medication. Plan of Correction: The effective date will be added to the form.
Standard #: 22VAC40-185-550-D Description: 9/22 Based on file review, a minimum of two shelter-in-place practice drills were not completed every year. Evidence 1. There was no documentation of a shelter-in-place drill having been completed for the 2015-2016 school year. Plan of Correction: These will be completed and recorded.
Standard #: 22VAC40-191-40-D-3-D Description: 9/22 Based on file review, 4 out of 5 staff records do not have background checks [sworn disclosure statement (SDS), criminal history record check (CRC), and search of the central registry (SCR)] completed before three years since the last checks were done. Evidence 1. Staff #1's most recently completed SDS was on 8/1/13, CRC was on 9/5/13 and SCR was on 8/26/13. 2. Staff #2's most recently completed SDS was on 7/26/13, CRC was on 9/5/13 and SCR was on 8/26/13. 3. Staff #3's most recently completed CRC was on 9/5/13 and SCR was on 8/26/13. 4. Staff #4's most recently completed SDS was on 1/16/13. Plan of Correction: Staff #1 and #2's CRC and SCR have been sent off to be completed again since 9/13. Staff #3's needs to be sent off. The SDS's will be completed.
Standard #: 22VAC40-80-120-E-1 Description: On 9/13, the most recently issued license was not posted at the public entrance to the center. Plan of Correction: 9/22, this was posted.
Standard #: 22VAC40-80-120-E-2 Description: On 9/13, the findings of the most recent inspection of the facility was not posted at the public entrance. Plan of Correction: 9/22 This was posted
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