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Guidepost Montessori at Herndon
13251 Woodland Park Rd
Herndon, VA 20171
(571) 203-8686

Current Inspector: Kelly Patterson-Savittiere (703) 479-4746

Inspection Date: June 12, 2023

Complaint Related: No

Areas Reviewed:
8VAC20-780 Administration
8VAC20-780 Staff Qualifications and Training
8VAC20-780 Physical Plant
8VAC20-780 Staffing and Supervision
8VAC20-780 Programs
8VAC20-780 Special CareProvisions and Emergencies
8VAC20-780 Special Services
8VAC20-820 The License
8VAC20-820 Hearings Procedures
8VAC20-770 Background Checks
20 Access to minor's records
22.1 Background Checks Code, Carbon Monoxide
63.2 Child Abuse and Neglect

Technical Assistance:
Discussed sanding the play structures
allergy action plans
IROMT forms located on the website

An unannounced monitoring inspection was conducted today from 9:40 am-12:10pm. There were 42 children directly supervised by 6 staff. The physical plant, 4 staff records, 4 children?s records, medications, evacuation drills, injury reports, emergency supplies, and policies were inspected. Children were observed participating in group play, coloring, math stamping, making paper air planes playing outside and eating snack. Diapering and hand-washing procedures were also observed. There was a n ample supply of materials for the children. Areas of non-compliance are identified in the Violation Notice.
If you have any questions regarding this inspection, please contact the Licensing Inspector,

Standard #: 8VAC20-780-270-A
Description: Based upon observation, equipment was not maintained in operable condition.
Evidence: 1 tricycle on the playground did not have a pedal.

Plan of Correction: Bike was removed during the inspection.

Standard #: 8VAC20-780-550-P
Description: Based upon record review, center did not maintain required information while documenting injuries.

Evidence: The date and time parents notified were was not completed on 3/8 forms.

Plan of Correction: Will remind staff to complete. The contact was in person when signed by parent. We will have to look at wording on forms.


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

The online compliance history includes only information after July 1, 2003. In addition, the online compliance history includes information regarding adverse actions that may be the subject of a pending appeal. An adverse action is not final until a provider has exhausted or waived all due process rights. For compliance history prior to July 1, 2003, or information regarding the status of pending adverse actions, please contact the Licensing Inspector listed in the facility's information. The Virginia Department of Social Services (VDSS) is not responsible for any errors in or omissions from the compliance history information.

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