First Discovery Academy
338 Oyster Point Road
Newport news, VA 23602
Current Inspector: Cassie Anderson-Leichty (757) 409-4668
Inspection Date: March 22, 2023
Complaint Related: Yes
- Areas Reviewed:
8VAC20-780 STAFF QUALIFICATIONS AND TRAINING.
8VAC20-780 PHYSICAL PLANT.
8VAC20-780 STAFFING AND SUPERVISION.
8VAC20-780 SPECIAL CARE PROVISIONS AND EMERGENCIES.
8VAC20-780 SPECIAL SERVICES.
8VAC20-770 BACKGROUND CHECKS
8VAC20-820 THE LICENSE.
22.1 BACKGROUND CHECKS CODE; CARBON MONOXI
- Technical Assistance:
Discussed training emergency prepardness plan and playground training , cleanliness, and infant program.
An unannounced complaint inspection was conducted on 03/22/2023 in response to a complaint received regarding special care provision and emergencies and special services.
Based on the information gathered which included staff interviews and observaton this complaint is found to be valid in special care provision and emergencies and special services.
Violations were found in the areas of special care provisions and emergencies.
These violations are listed on the violation notice issued to the facility,
Standard #: 8VAC20-780-270-A Complaint related: No Description: Based on record and staff interview, the licensee did not ensure areas of the center were maintained safe and operable.
In the infant classroom, the closet door will not close causing a possible pinching hazard.
Plan of Correction: The door in the infant room has been fixed.
Standard #: 8VAC20-780-570-A Complaint related: No Description: Based on staff interview, the licensee did not ensure when high chairs or feeding infant seats are used the protective belt shall be fastened securely.
Evidence: Infant room staff confirmed the three high chairs/ feeding table are used. Two of three high chairs were missing bottom strap that is attached to the seat. Confirmed with staff.
Plan of Correction: We have replaced both high chairs in the infant room .
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