|(3) LPA Nancy Diaz conducted an unannounced random site visit today. LPA met and toured the facility with Tom Weber, Site Supervisor. All required notices, forms and license were posted in an area visible to the parents or authorized person. Observed present today were 71 children: Room 502 with 28 children and staff Alexandra Taulbee, Madhavi Kashappa & Iris Stone; Room 501 with 25 children and staff Manda Owen & Denise Sperber and Room 157 with 18 children with staff Renae Alvarado, Raya Shasha and Zach Peterson (inclusion aide). Room 157 children were in the lunch patio having snack consisting of goldfish crackers and apple juice. The licensee has not exceeded the approved capacity of the fire clearance for the facility. All children are supervised, including visual supervision, of a teacher at all times.|
Firearms/weapons are not allowed or stored on premises. All children are under supervision, including visual observation, of a teacher at all times. Disinfectants, cleaning solutions, poisons and other items that are dangerous to children, are inaccessible. Furniture and playground equipment are kept in good condition, free of sharp, loose or pointed parts. The child care center is clean, safe, sanitary, and in good repair at all times to ensure the safety and well-being of children, employees and visitors. All kitchen, food preparations and storage areas are kept clean, free of litter, rubbish, and free of rodents and other vermin. Facility has one or more functioning carbon monoxide detectors that meet statutory requirements.
All toilets and handwashing facilities are safe and working in sanitary conditions. Uncontaminated drinking water is available both indoors and out. Menus are posted at least one week in advance, where an authorized representative can view them. The facility maintains compliance with staff-child ratios.
Outdoor activity space surface is maintained in a safe condition and free of hazards. All storage containers for solid waste have a tight-fitting covers that are kept on and in good repair. The areas under high climbing equipment, swings, slides are cushioned with material that absorbs a fall. Outdoor activity space surfaces are free of hazards.
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