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Chesterbrook Montessori School LLC
4701 Arlington Blvd
Arlington, VA 22203
(703) 241-8271

Current Inspector: Stephanie Salvatori (571) 389-0980

Inspection Date: Oct. 1, 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 PROGRAMS.
22VAC40-185 SPECIAL CARE PROVISIONS AND EMERGENCIES.
22VAC40-185 SPECIAL SERVICES.
22VAC40-80 THE LICENSE.
63.2 Child Abuse and Neglect
63.2 Facilities and Programs..
22VAC40-191 Background Checks (22VAC40-191)

Technical Assistance:
Discussed plan for inspector accessibility into the center; provided consultation on out-of-state background checks

Comments:
An unannounced monitoring inspection was conducted today from 9:15am-11:45am. There were 30 children (2-5yrs.) supervised by 7 direct care staff. The physical plant, 2 staff records, 4 children?s records, medications, evacuation drills, injury reports, emergency supplies, and policies were inspected. Children were observed drawing on the chalkboard, making feather prints, playing with puzzles, cards, flags, blocks, eating snack, and engaging in other various Montessori activities. There was an abundance of books, toys, and materials, which were found to be developmentally appropriate for the children in care at the time of inspection. Areas of non-compliance are identified in the Violation Notice. If you have any questions regarding this inspection, please contact the Licensing Inspector, Anansa Archer-Hicks at (703) 268-3295, or anansa.archer-hicks@dss.virginia.gov.

Violations:
Standard #: 22VAC40-185-160-A
Description: Based on record review, 2 of 2 staff records did not contain documentation of a negative tuberculosis screening, submitted no later than 21 days after employment. Evidence: Staff A (date of hire: 9/5/2018) and Staff B's (date of hire: 9/5/2018) records did not contain documentation of a negative tuberculosis screening.

Plan of Correction: I will have them do them this week.

Standard #: 22VAC40-185-550-D
Description: Based on record review, the center did not implement a minimum of two shelter-in-place practice drills per year. Evidence: The center had one shelter-in-place drill documented for 2017.

Plan of Correction: We will do 2 this year.

Standard #: 22VAC40-80-120-E-2
Description: Based on observation, the center did not have the findings of the most recent inspection of the facility posted. Evidence: The most recent violation notice posted was dated 10/28/2016. The most recent inspection was conducted on 5/17/2018.

Plan of Correction: I will post today's.

Disclaimer:

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

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