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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: Dec. 20, 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 Wednesday, December 20, 2017 from 10:55am to 3:05pm to review supplemental health and safety requirements. The children were observed engaged in a variety of activities ranging from making snow globes, playing on the playground and having a holiday program for parents. 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. Ten children?s records and ten 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: 12/19/2017 Shelter-in-place drill: 05/05/2017 Last fire inspection: 10/26/2017 Last health inspection: 09/12/2017 Total enrollment today: 127 Today, the following child to staff ratios were observed: Infants (ages 6wk-12m) Ducklings: 9:3 Infants (ages 12-16m) Chipmunks: 8:2 Toddlers (ages 16-24m) Beavers: 18:2 Toddlers & Twos (ages 2yr) Friendly Frogs: 8:3 Two-Three Year Room: Squirming Squirrels: 10:2 Three Year Room: Giggling Geese: 10:2 Three-Four Year Room: Rocking Rabbits: 12:2 Three-Four Year Room: Terrific Turtles: 14:2 Four-Five Year Room: Soaring Eagles: 24:3 Four-Five Year Room: Awesome Otters: 19:3 School Age: Bouncing Bears: 27:2 School Age: Dashing Deer: 11:1 School Age: Goofy Gofers: 8:1 School Age: Outrageous Owls: 9:1 A licensing inspection was also conducted this date; the two inspections combined cover all subsidy health and safety requirements. Only subsidy requirements that are not covered in licensing standards are reviewed during this supplemental inspection. Violations were found during the supplemental subsidy health and safety inspection requirements and are identified on the violation notice. If you have any questions about this inspection, please contact the licensing inspector, Roshon Casey, at (804) 662-9760.

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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