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Mighty Minds, Little Hands International Preschool, LLC
2117 Angus Road
Charlottesville, VA 22901
(434) 975-4263

Current Inspector: Barbara Workman

Inspection Date: May 31, 2017

Complaint Related: No

Areas Reviewed:
VENDSUB-000 ADMINISTRATION
VENDSUB-000 STAFF QUALIFICATIONS AND TRAINING
VENDSUB-000 PHYSICAL PLANT
VENDSUB-000 STAFFING AND SUPERVISION
VENDSUB-000 PROGRAMS
VENDSUB-000 SPECIAL CARE PROVISIONS AND EMERGENCIES
VENDSUB-000 SPECIAL SERVICES

Comments:
Thank you for your assistance during this unannounced inspection. This on-site visit was conducted on May 31, 2017 from 10:50 a.m. through 1:30 p.m. On this date, there were sixty-nine (69) children in the care of fourteen (14) staff members in six classrooms. There are a total of seventy-four (74) children enrolled in this program. Five (5) children's records and five (5) staff records were reviewed and updated. Areas of non-compliance may be found on the violation notice. Areas observed were outside play, lunch, hand washing/diapering and bathroom procedures, story time, and nap. All interactions between staff and children were appropriate and the children seemed comfortable with the daily routine. There are a wide variety of age/stage materials for the children in care. Please contact me if you have questions concerning this inspection, the licensing standards, and/or if I may be of assistance to you (540) 430-9256.

Violations:
Standard #: VENDSUB-000-031-B-1
Description: Based on review of the center's evacuation procedures in the emergency preparedness plan and discussion with the director, the procedures did not include all of the required information. Evidence: 1. The emergency evacuation procedures did not include the requirement for a procedure for accommodations or special requirements for infants, toddlers, and children with special needs to ensure their safety in the event of an emergency evacuation or relocation. 2 The emergency evacuation procedures did not include the requirement to address reuniting children with parents or authorized person designated by the parent to pick-up the child. 3. The director confirmed that she had not added this requirement to the evacuation procedures.

Plan of Correction: We will work on these procedures to include the new requirement. We will send a copy to the inspector once it is complete.

Standard #: VENDSUB-000-031-B-2
Description: Based on review of the center's shelter-in-place procedures in the emergency preparedness plan and discussion with the director, the procedures did not include all of the required information. Evidence: 1. The shelter-in-place procedures did not include the new requirement for a procedure for accommodations or special requirements for infants, toddlers, and children with special needs to ensure their safety during shelter-in-place. 2 The shelter-in-place procedures did not include the requirement to address reuniting children with parents or authorized person designated by the parent to pick-up the child. 3. The director confirmed that she had not added this requirement to the shelter-in-place procedures.

Plan of Correction: We will work on these procedures to include the new requirement. We will send a copy to the inspector once it is complete.

Standard #: VENDSUB-000-031-B-3
Description: Based on review of the center's lockdown procedures in the emergency preparedness plan and discussion with the director, the procedures did not include all of the required information. Evidence: 1. The lockdown procedures did not include: A) methods to account for all children in the lockdown locations; B)accommodations or special requirements for infants, toddlers, and children with special needs to ensure their safety during lockdown; C) procedures to address reuniting children with parents or authorized person designated by the parent to pick-up the child. 2. The director confirmed that she had not added these components to the lockdown procedures.

Plan of Correction: We will work on these procedures to include the new requirements. We will send a copy to the inspector once it is complete.

Disclaimer:

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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