Department of
SOCIAL SERVICES

Community Care Licensing


FACILITY EVALUATION REPORT

Facility Number: 191670506
Report Date: 08/31/2017
Date Signed 08/31/2017 03:52:23 PM

COMPREHENSIVE INSPECTION
STATE OF CALIFORNIA - HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES AGENCY

FACILITY EVALUATION REPORT
CALIFORNIA DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES
COMMUNITY CARE LICENSING DIVISION
CCLD Regional Office, 1000 CORPORATE CNTR DR. 200-B
MONTEREY PARK, CA 91754
FACILITY NAME:ARTESIA HIGH SCHOOL CHILDREN'S CENTERFACILITY NUMBER:
191670506
ADMINISTRATOR:ARLENE RIDDICKFACILITY TYPE:
850
ADDRESS:20651 NORWALK BLVDTELEPHONE:
(562) 229-7959
CITY:LAKEWOODSTATE: CAZIP CODE:
90715
CAPACITY:104CENSUS: 0DATE:
08/31/2017
TYPE OF VISIT:Annual/RequiredUNANNOUNCEDTIME BEGAN:
01:45 PM
MET WITH:Arlene RiddickTIME COMPLETED:
04:00 PM
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Licensing Program Analyst (LPA) Warren Birks conducted an unannounced Annual Required inspection. LPA met with Site Supervisor Arlene Riddick who guided analysts on tour of the facility. This is a Preschool program which consists of 2 classrooms: Room Sun Beam Cove and Room Critter Creek.

The facility hours of operation are 7:00am to 6:00pm. The Critter Creek classroom is not operating currently and the Sun Beam Cove operates 8:00am -11:00am and 12:00pm to 3:00pm. All areas identified on the Facility Sketch were inspected. LPA observed the following capacity: Room Sun Beam Cove: Zero teachers and zero children; Room Critter Creek: Zero teachers and zero children.

Physical Plant. Furniture and equipment was inspected for age appropriateness and good repair (free of sharp, loose, or pointed parts). Floors are clean and safe. Disinfectants, cleaning solutions are kept in a storage room inaccessible to children. All Poisons shall be kept locked. The primary lighting source is overhead lighting. The facility has central air/heating. Electrical outlets were observed to be covered.

The facility provides drinking water in the classrooms via water pitcher and cups and a drinking fountain. Children's Napping mats were inspected for good repair and cleanliness. Each child has their own cubby to keep their personal belongings. Restrooms are clean and odor free. There is an adequate supply of toilet paper and paper towels. All restroom fixtures are height appropriate for children. Staff have their own restroom located near the kitchen. The isolation area for ill children is located in the nurse's office. A mat is available if necessary and children will be escorted to the staff bathroom if ill. There is a kitchen with refrigerator, sink with hot and cold running water. Menus were reviewed and the facility provides breakfast, lunch. Containers used to discard food have tight fitting lids.

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SUPERVISOR'S NAME: Katherine HarewoodTELEPHONE: (323) 981-2956
LICENSING EVALUATOR NAME: Warren BirksTELEPHONE: 323-981-3373
LICENSING EVALUATOR SIGNATURE:

DATE: 08/31/2017
I acknowledge receipt of this form and understand my licensing appeal rights as explained and received.
FACILITY REPRESENTATIVE SIGNATURE:

DATE: 08/31/2017
This report must be available at Child Care and Group Home facilities for public review for 3 years.
LIC809 (FAS) - (06/04)
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STATE OF CALIFORNIA - HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES AGENCY

FACILITY EVALUATION REPORT (Cont)
CALIFORNIA DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES
COMMUNITY CARE LICENSING DIVISION
CCLD Regional Office, 1000 CORPORATE CNTR DR. 200-B
MONTEREY PARK, CA 91754
FACILITY NAME: ARTESIA HIGH SCHOOL CHILDREN'S CENTER
FACILITY NUMBER: 191670506
VISIT DATE: 08/31/2017
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Outdoor activity play area is comprised of cement and cushioning material, which surrounds the climbing equipment. There is a cemented area for riding tricycles and also shaded areas for children to stay cool during sunny days. There are drinking fountains and water containers and cups for children to drink during outside activities.

Teacher child ratios were observed and staff names recorded. Care and supervision was discussed. First Aid supplies are available.

All individuals present have obtained a criminal record clearance or criminal record exemption. There is at least one person trained in CPR and Pediatric First Aid present during this visit (This individual's Expires Nov 2017). Staff files are located in the main office off site and will be reviewed at a later date for Educational background, training, and/or experience. Note: Director's clearance was assigned incorrectly by the department and will be corrected.

Incidental Medical Services (IMS)


This facility provides Incidental Medical Services - For IMS information see Evaluator Manual - Regulation Interpretations and Procedures for Child Care Centers Sections 101173 and 101226. The following information regarding ADA was provided: US Department of Justice (USDOJ) toll-free ADA Information Line at (800) 514-0301 (voice)/ (800) 514-0383 (TTY) and link to publication: Commonly Asked Questions about Child Care Centers and the ADA, available at: http://www.ada.gov/childqanda.htm. Any medications requiring refrigeration are stored in an inaccessible refrigerator. Medication policy is as follows: Facility administers prescription medication. A form must completed by parent and the same form is completed by staff and doctor. Medication in an inaccessible area.

LPA advised the licensee to access forms, regulations and quarterly updates on the Child Care Licensing website at: www.ccld.ca.gov. REMINDER: Failure to obtain criminal record background check clearances and associations prior to initial presence in the facility will result in an immediate $100.00 dollar or more per day Civil Penalty.

The Notice of Site Visit (LIC 9213)must remain posted for 30 days during the hours of operation after each site visit by a licensing reprehensive. Failure to maintain posting as required will result in a civil penalty of $100.00. Exit interview was conducted with Arlene Riddick Site Supervisor.

SUPERVISOR'S NAME: Katherine HarewoodTELEPHONE: (323) 981-2956
LICENSING EVALUATOR NAME: Warren BirksTELEPHONE: 323-981-3373
LICENSING EVALUATOR SIGNATURE:

DATE: 08/31/2017
I acknowledge receipt of this form and understand my licensing appeal rights as explained and received.
FACILITY REPRESENTATIVE SIGNATURE:

DATE: 08/31/2017
LIC809 (FAS) - (06/04)
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