915 N. Oakland Street
Arlington, VA 22203
Current Inspector: Anansa Archer-Hicks (703) 268-3295
Inspection Date: May 7, 2015
Complaint Related: No
- Areas Reviewed:
22VAC40-185 STAFF QUALIFICATIONS AND TRAINING.
22VAC40-185 PHYSICAL PLANT.
22VAC40-185 STAFFING AND SUPERVISION.
22VAC40-185 SPECIAL CARE PROVISIONS AND EMERGENCIES.
22VAC40-185 SPECIAL SERVICES.
22VAC40-80 THE LICENSE.
An unannounced monitoring visit was conducted. Seven classes were present with all rooms in ratio with direct care staff. Rooms are well maintained and equipped with children's art work, materials for the monthly lessons and equipment for young children. Older preschool classes have areas labeled and set up to encourage print literacy. Lunch is provided by the parent and the center supplies an am snack. Emergency preparation is current. Multiple staff have required daily health, first aid and CPR certification as well as EMAT with emergency medication on-site for several children. The outdoor play area was observed and is mulched in all fall zone areas. Children were observed hand washing and transition into lunch, working on Mother's Day gifts and free play. The center has a dedicated art room and teacher to encourage children creating and learning about artists and art materials. The provider's responses for the "Description Of Action To Be Taken" were not received as of 5/26/2015 and will not appear on the Violation Notice. Please call if you need any assistance. Ann Dramstad Licensing Inspector 703-314-0860
Standard #: 22VAC40-185-270-A Description: Based on observation, one door in the large gym area is not being maintained in a safe manner. Evidence: The door has a hole that has been patched but is still visibly splintered. Plan of Correction: Not available online. Contact Inspector for more information.
Standard #: 22VAC40-185-280-B Description: Based on observation, a cleaning product is not being kept in a locked place. Evidence: A container of Clorox wipes was on a high shelf in the gym women's bathroom but was not kept in a locked place that prevents access by children. Plan of Correction: Not available online. Contact Inspector for more information.
Standard #: 22VAC40-185-550-M Description: Based on record review, minor injury forms were incomplete. Evidence: Eleven minor injury forms were reviewed: 1. The date the parent was notified was missing on 6 of 11 forms. 2. The time the parent was notified was missing on 10 of 11 forms. Plan of Correction: Not available online. Contact Inspector for more information.
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