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Riverview Head Start Center #1
27382 Riverside Drive
Grundy, VA 24614
(276) 244-1801

Current Inspector: Katie Gifford (276) 698-9981

Inspection Date: Oct. 29, 2019

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 Facilities & Programs.

Comments:
The inspector conducted an unannounced mandated inspection from 10:30 a.m. until 12:30. There were 12 children in care with three staff present. One child was observed being picked up by their parent and one parent was interviewed. Children were observed at circle time, playing and washing hands. Staff records were reviewed at the main office. Five children's records were reviewed. Violations are identified on the violation notice. Please call your inspector at 276-698-9981 with any questions.

Violations:
Standard #: 22VAC40-185-270-A
Description: Based on observation, the center failed to maintain the center in a safe condition.
Evidence:
1. The inspector observed a broken wheel and missing petals on the multi-red tyke play equipment on the playground.

Plan of Correction: The director said that the piece of equipment would be removed.

Standard #: 22VAC40-185-330-B
Description: Based on observation and measurement, the center did not meet the minimum safety standards for fall zones on the playground.
Evidence:
1. The inspector measured the fall zone for the piece of gray climbing equipment and there was 5 feet of mulch; the requirement is 6 feet for climbing equipment on all sides. 2. The inspector measured the mulch on the playground around the slide and the climbing equipment, and it was 2-3 inches thick; the required depth is 6 inches. Some of the pieces of mulch were 4 inches long.

Plan of Correction: Mulch will be added and redistributed and fluffed. The goal is to have rubber mulch.

Disclaimer:

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Virginia Quality is a voluntary quality rating and improvement system for early care and education facilities serving children ages birth through pre-K. Eligible child care facilities must be fully licensed, licensed exempt and a VDSS subsidy vendor, or a voluntary registered day home and a VDSS subsidy vendor. Only programs enrolled in Virginia Quality will display a rating. Virginia Quality contact information for your region is available at the following link Regional Contacts.

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