|Licensing Program Analyst (LPA) Amie Randa met with Director Carol Viola and Site Supervisor Rachael Pool for an unannounced annual inspection. Today’s census was 17 preschool aged children and three staff members, who have all been finger-print cleared through Community Care Licensing. LPA toured the facility including all activity/classroom areas, food service area and restrooms. LPA observed that furniture and equipment are in good condition, the food preparation area is kept clean and sanitized and the restrooms are safe and sanitary. Director stated that the facility provided morning/afternoon snack and lunch is provided through the Grass Valley School District and LPA observed a current snack menu posted.|
LPA observed that at least one staff member present during today’s inspection has a current Pediatric CPR/First Aid that expires on 01/2017. LPA observed that poisons are locked, cleaning compounds are inaccessible to children and Director stated there are no firearms or bodies of water on the property. LPA reviewed care and supervision of children and staffing ratios, there is at least one teacher for every 12 children in care.
Director stated the facility does not administer medications to children. LPA reviewed children’s files and observed that each child had their Identification/Emergency Information and the Consent for Medical Treatment form filled out and signed by their authorized representative. LPA reviewed staff's educational background /transcripts.
LPA observed that outdoor activity space surfaces are free of hazards, playground equipment is in safe condition and drinking water is made readily available to children both indoors and outdoors.
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