Lyn Cag Northern Amherst Head Start Center
575 Union Hill Road
Central Elementary School
Amherst, VA 24521
Current Inspector: Victoria E Dawson (540) 309-2674
Inspection Date: Sept. 27, 2016 and Sept. 29, 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.
22VAC40-191 Background Checks (22VAC40-191)
An unannounced monitoring inspection was conducted today 9/27/2016. There were 27 children in care with four staff members. The inspector arrived at 8:30 a.m. and departed the program at 11:00 a.m. The inspector reviewed four children's records during the inspection and one staff person's record. The inspector observed the children during: circle time, breakfast, free play in centers, assessments, and art time. Discussion with the staff about : areas and equipment maintained in a operable, safe condition.
Standard #: 22VAC40-185-270-A Description: Based on observation of areas and equipment of the center, the center failed to ensure that is was maintained in a clean, safe and operable condition. Evidence: 1. The inspector observed around the outdoor steps leading into the classroom that the under pinning was cracked in numerous areas with sharp points that pose a hazard to the children in care. Plan of Correction: The main office will have the under pinning fixed ASAP.
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