|On this date Licensing program analyst Seung Lee conducted an unannounced complaint investigation visit. Upon arrival LPA met with Director Angie Gomez who guided the LPA on a tour of the facility. LPA Lee toured the facility and observed a total of 48 children present today in the facility. |
During the tour of the facility it was observed that one classroom had 21 children present with 1 qaulified teacher, 1 qaulified aid, and 1 adult with no units. The director stated normally there are 2 qaulified teachers for this classroom, but one of the teachers is on jury duty on this date. LPA Lee informed the Director the facility must still be in ratio regardless of a teacher being absent or not.
Deficiencies were cited in accordance with California Code of Regulations Title 22. See 809-D.
Whenever a type A is cited:
“Upon receipt, licensee shall post and provide copies of this licensing report to parents/guardians of children in care at the facility and to parents/guardians of children newly enrolled at the facility during the next 12 months.”
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 representative. Failure to maintain posting as required will result in a civil penalty of $100.00.
Exit interview was conducted with Director. Appeal rights discussed and explained.