Grace A Child Academy USA
125 Scattergood Drive
Christiansburg, VA 24073
Current Inspector: Julia Kimbrough (804) 921-7596
Inspection Date: Feb. 5, 2019 , Oct. 24, 2018 and Nov. 27, 2018
Complaint Related: Yes
- Areas Reviewed:
22VAC40-185 STAFFING AND SUPERVISION.
An unannounced complaint inspection was made with another agency on 10-24-18 in response to information provided to the licensing office. Other unannounced inspections were made on 11-27-18 and 2-5-19. There is evidence to substantiate the allegations. A violation notice WILL be issued. Thank you for your cooperation. Please contact me if I may be of service. 276 608 3749
Standard #: 22VAC40-185-340-A Complaint related: Yes Description: Based on the review of photos, staff and family interviews and a review of accident/incident reports, the facility failed to supervise children in a manner which ensured their care and protection. Evidence: 1. In August 2018 there were 25 incidents of biting and 11 scratches in the waddlers, toddlers', twos' and threes' classes. 2. In September 2018 there were 22 incidents of biting and 3 scratches in those classes. 3. In October 2018 there were 33 incidents of biting and 12 scratches in those classes. 4. In November 2018 there were 12 incidents of biting and 6 scratches in those classes. 5. In December 2018 there were five incidents of biting and eight scratches in those classes. 6. In January 2019 there were eight incidents of biting in the those classes. 7. From August to December 2018, five children got their fingers mashed in doors in the waddlers, toddlers, threes' classes. Plan of Correction: Not available online. Contact Inspector for more information.
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