Kiddie Academy of Woodbridge - North
5895 Websters Way
Manassas, VA 20112
Current Inspector: Shawanda Henderson (540) 216-1434
Inspection Date: May 27, 2021 , May 28, 2021 , June 11, 2021 and June 23, 2021
Complaint Related: Yes
- Areas Reviewed:
22VAC40-185 STAFFING AND SUPERVISION.
22VAC40-191 Background Checks (22VAC40-191)
63.2 Child Abuse & Neglect
This inspection was conducted by licensing staff using an alternate remote protocol, necessary due to a state of emergency health pandemic declared by the Governor of Virginia.
A complaint investigation was conducted with the local agency regarding forbidden action: rough handling was initiated on May 27, 2021 and concluded on June 24, 2021. Staff interviews were conducted. Documentation was reviewed. Additional documentation and interviews were conducted.
Based upon the information gathered during the investigation, the complaint regarding rough handling was determined to be valid.
If you have any question regarding this inspection, contact Shawanda Henderson at (540) 216-1434 or S.Henderson@dss.virginia.gov
Standard #: 22VAC40-185-410-1 Complaint related: No Description: Based on review of video recording from provided by the facility and interviews conducted, a staff used the forbidden action of rough handling of a child to correct the behavior of the child. Evidence: On May 25, 2021 staff A roughly handled child 1 to redirect their behavior by grabbing the child by the arm and pulling them to sit by the wall for a time out. The child was pulled by the arm a second time and slid back up against the wall after they scooted on the floor away from the area which they were originally placed for time out. Plan of Correction: The facility placed the staff on administrative leave while the investigation was being conducted. The current staff were retrained on proper ways to interact with a child. The staff received training on nursemaid's elbow. The facility will ensure that all staff receive retraining on classroom and behavior management.
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