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Cornerstone Academy Day Center
2720 Arlington Drive
Alexandria, VA 22306
(703) 768-9355

Current Inspector: Kelly Patterson-Savittiere (703) 479-4746

Inspection Date: April 3, 2018

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.
22VAC40-80 THE LICENSING PROCESS.

Technical Assistance:
Discussed with Director concerns regarding flying fruit flies that were found during this inspection.

Comments:
Today an unannounced monitoring visit was conducted with the Director. This visit took place in the morning between 9:05-12 there were 24 children with 4 staff within the supervision guidelines. The children were observed learning numbers, counting, singing and dancing to songs, lunch and in transition for nap time. Positive interactions were observed during this inspection. A complete inspection of the physical plant, children and staff records, fire drill log, medications and emergency procedures. If you have any questions, please e-mail me at Mayasah.Thomas@dss.virginia.gov

Violations:
Standard #: 22VAC40-185-270-A
Description: Based on observations made, it was determined that areas and equipment in the center were not maintained in a clean, safe and operable condition. Evidence: 1. Chipped/peeling paint were found along the water fountain in the school age classroom, bathrooms, bathroom partitions, and in the 3's classroom along the wall near the water fountain and along the bookshelves/cubbies. 2. a hole the size of a quarter was found along the wall near the parent board and cordless phone.

Plan of Correction: Director stated that she will have those areas re-painted by the end of the month and will have the shelves covered.

Standard #: 22VAC40-185-510-A
Description: Based on records reviewed, it was determined that 1 of 3 long-term medications did not include required documentation. Evidence: A long-term medication for Child #1, did not include a parent or a physician written authorization.

Plan of Correction: Director stated that she will have the parent complete a new authorization form by the end of the week.

Standard #: 22VAC40-185-550-M
Description: Based on records reviewed, it was determined that a random sample of written injury reports did not include documentation of required information. Evidence: 7 reports did not include date and time parents were notified and documentation on how parent were notified.

Plan of Correction: Director stated that she will make sure that staff are filling out the form in its entirety.

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. To find programs participating in Virginia Quality, click here.

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