|Licensing Program Analyst (LPA) Bettina Engelman conducted a site visit for the purpose of a prelicensing evaluation. Licensing met with Licensee Representatives, Stephanie McCoy, Deputy Director and Amy Chi, Early Education Director. Also present was Jamie Berrios, Site Coordinator. |
INDOOR ACTIVITY SPACE:
The program will be operating in Room 36 on the campus of Golden West Elementary School. The classroom is equipped with child size furnishings. There are individual cubbies for storing children's personal belongings. There is a kitchen to support the food service. Meals will be delivered from the central kitchen. LPA observed 2 sinks with water fountains in the classroom.
The facility has a copy of the following documents posted in a conspicuous area: Parents Rights, Personal Rights, Car Seat Law, Emergency Disaster Plan, Earthquake Checklist, and menu.
The classroom measures a total of 915.91 square feet which will accommodate the requested capacity of 24 preschool children. The program will share use of bathrooms which are located at the end of a building to the south of the building that houses Room 36. LPA observed 2 toilets and 2 sinks in the bathrooms. Applicant submitted a waiver for shared bathroom use. There is a separate staff restroom. Individual measurements are recorded on the Capacity Worksheet (LIC 9024). Children who become ill during the day will be isolated and will use the staff restroom if necessary. LPA observed napping equipment. Program hours will be 7 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.