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Goddard School - Rivers Bend
13036 Rivers Bend Boulevard
Chester, VA 23836
(804) 530-0096

Current Inspector: Kelly Adriazola (804) 662-9760

Inspection Date: June 16, 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

Technical Assistance:
none

Comments:
The licensing inspector conducted an unannounced subsidy health and safety inspection Friday, June 16, 2017 from 10:30am to 1:40pm. The children were observed engaged in a variety of activities ranging from listening to a story, playing in learning centers and exercising to an indoor recess program. The infants were observed being fed, sleeping and playing on the floor. All classrooms and playgrounds were inspected today as well as the facility?s mini buses. Five children?s records and five employee records were reviewed during this inspection. Medication is being administered and was reviewed. The center's first aid kit and emergency supplies were inspected. Last emergency drill: 05/24/2017 Shelter-in-place drill: 05/05/2017 Last fire inspection: 10/29/2016 Last health inspection: 09/26/2016 Total enrollment today: 160 Today, the following child to staff ratios were observed: Infants (ages 6wk-12m) Ducklings: 9:3 Infants (ages 12-16m) Chipmunks: 10:3 Toddlers (ages 16-24m) Beavers: 10:2 Toddlers & Twos (ages 2yr) Friendly Frogs: 15:2 Two-Three Year Room: Squirming Squirrels: 15:2 Three Year Room: Giggling Geese: 17:3 Three-Four Year Room: Rocking Rabbits: 20:3 Three-Four Year Room: Terrific Turtles: 15:2 Four-Five Year Room: Soaring Eagles: 22:3 Four-Five Year Room: Awesome Otters: 12:2 Four-Five Year Room (half day Pre-K): Fantastic Foxes: 3:1 Kindergarten Room: Raccoons: 14:2. School Age: 14:1 If you have any questions about this inspection, please contact the licensing inspector, Roshon Casey, at (804) 662-9760.

Violations:
Standard #: VENDSUB-000-031-B-2
Description: Based on a review of the emergency preparedness plan on 06/16/2017, the center did not ensure that the shelter in place procedures included the required components. EVIDENCE: The center's plan did not contain accommodations or special requirements for infants, toddlers, and children with special needs.

Plan of Correction: Will change the wording to include infant and toddler specific procedures for shelter in place and lockdown.

Standard #: VENDSUB-000-031-B-3
Description: Based on a review of the emergency preparedness plan on 06/16/2017, the center did not ensure that the lockdown procedures included the required components. EVIDENCE: The center's plan did not contain accommodations or special requirements for infants, toddlers, and children with special needs.

Plan of Correction: Will change the wording to include infant and toddler specific procedures for shelter in place and lockdown.

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.

Virginia Quality is a voluntary quality rating and improvement system for early care and education facilities serving children ages birth through pre-K. Eligible child care facilities must be fully licensed, licensed exempt and a VDSS subsidy vendor, or a voluntary registered day home and a VDSS subsidy vendor. Only programs enrolled in Virginia Quality will display a rating. Virginia Quality contact information for your region is available at the following link Regional Contacts.

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