AmeriKIDS Preschool, LLC
8620 North Five Forks Road
Amelia, VA 23002
Current Inspector: Kandra Brown (804) 929-3771
Inspection Date: Aug. 30, 2017
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.
22VAC40-191 Background Checks (22VAC40-191)
An unannounced renewal inspection was completed on August 30, 2017. The purpose of this visit was to measure compliance with the licensing standards. There were 28 children, toddlers to preschool age, in care at the time of the inspection. There were 6 staff members working with the children in their classrooms. All groups were within the proper ratio. The children throughout the facility were engaged in activity. The toddlers were playing on the floor. The threes and fours were watching children?s programming while preparing for lunch. Children in the 2 year old class were identifying animals using picture cards. Staff was observed interacting with the children and providing assistance when needed. All areas of the center including classrooms, hallways, bathrooms and playgrounds were inspected. The facility was equipped with manipulatives and supplies and items were available to the children. The following information was reviewed: fire and shelter-in-place drills, liability insurance policy, parent agreements, and staff training information. Medication is not administered. Three staff persons have first aid and CPR and multiple staff have DHO training. Last documented health inspection: 8/11/17 Last documented fire inspection: 5/25/17 During the inspection, 5 children's records and five staff records were reviewed. Approximate time on site: 10:30am to 12:25pm
Standard #: 22VAC40-185-240-C Description: Based on a review of a sample of staff records, the facility did not ensure that a staff person completed 16 hours of annual training. EVIDENCE: The record of staff person # 4, contained only 14 hours of training for the period June 2016 to June 2017. Plan of Correction: I will make sure that all classes are completed for the next year.
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