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Arlington P&R-Gunston Creative Preschool
2700 S. Lang Street
Arlington, VA 22206
(703) 228-6981

Current Inspector: Ann Dramstad (703) 314-0860

Inspection Date: Sept. 13, 2017

Complaint Related: No

Areas Reviewed:
22VAC40-185 ADMINISTRATION.
22VAC40-185 STAFF QUALIFICATIONS AND TRAINING.
22VAC40-185 PHYSICAL PLANT.
22VAC40-185 STAFFING AND SUPERVISION.
22VAC40-185 PROGRAMS.
22VAC40-185 SPECIAL CARE PROVISIONS AND EMERGENCIES.
22VAC40-185 SPECIAL SERVICES.
22VAC40-80 THE LICENSE.

Technical Assistance:
Proof of Identity must be completed within seven days of enrollment with documentation added to child's file.

Comments:
An unannounced renewal study was conducted today from 9:30-10:30 on site. Eleven children were present with one staff member and a co-op member. Children were playing in the gym upon arrival, transitioned into the classroom and participated in free play and an art project. No medication is currently on-site. The staff member has current first aid, CPR, Medication Administration Training (MAT) and Daily Health Observation. Reviewed two children's records. Staff and co-op paperwork is off-site at a central location and will be reviewed separately.

Violations:
Standard #: 22VAC40-185-60-A
Description: Based on record review, 1 of 2 children's records did not contain documentation of an annual update. Evidence: Child #1's enrollment form was completed 8/4/2016 and no documentation was available to verify it has been reviewed and updated as needed.

Plan of Correction: Staff member will send home enrollment form with pickup person for parent to review and update as needed.

Standard #: 22VAC40-185-270-A
Description: Based on observation, two areas of the classroom space are not being maintained in a clean and safe manner. Evidence: The wall board along the "window wall" is broken and popped in several spots causing the board to flake off. Several ceiling tiles are water stained.

Plan of Correction: A work order will be placed with County maintenance to paint and repair areas of the center.

Standard #: 22VAC40-185-290-3
Description: Based on observation two areas of the space used by the preschool children were missing protective outlet covers. Evidence: Four outlets in the gym area that the children were using upon arrival did not have protective covers as well as one outlet in the preschool classroom.

Plan of Correction: Center Director will ensure plugs are covered in shared gym space by taking extra plugs with her when the preschool program uses the shared space.

Standard #: 22VAC40-80-120-E-2
Description: Based on observation, the most recent inspection notes for the facility were not posted. Evidence: The posted notes were dated 9/2016 and the most recent inspection was 2/1/2017.

Plan of Correction: Current Violation Notice will be posted as required.

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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