|Licensing Program Analyst, Pam Burkett, conducted an annual random visit. LPA met with qualified teacher, Linda Aguilar. Site Director, Virginia Fagundes is on vacation this week. LPA observed all the required posted materials. |
LPA toured the facility both inside and outside. The day care is clean. Drinking water is readily available indoor with cups and water out of the faucet and outdoor via drinking fountain. Cleaning products are stored in a locked cabinet under the sink in the kitchen LPA observed trash cans with tight fitting lids for the disposal of solid waste. LPA reviewed five random children's files and two staff files.
The playground area is surrounded by appropriate fencing and the outdoor surfaces are safe. LPA observed spongy material as resilient material under the climbing structures. LPA did not observe any bodies of water. Linda stated there are no weapons. Bathroom was observed. One toilet is not working and the toilet seats are all very worn. Linda was advised to have toilet fixed and have new toilet seats installed. There is still enough toilets for the children enrolled. Linda stated they will never enroll more than 24 children. The facility is clean.
Food areas are clean and all food is stored at appropriate temperatures. The menus are posted. There is an appropriate fire extinguisher and smoke and carbon monoxide detectors. Sign in and sign out sheets were reviewed.
LPA reminded Linda on the requirements of AB 633, new car seat law, and healthy beverages in child care. LPA discussed the policy on Incidental Medical Services (IMS) with Linda. Medication was reviewed. There was no expired medication and all the medication is labeled with the child's name.
No deficiencies were cited during this visit.
NOTICE OF SITE VISIT WAS ISSUED AND MUST REMAIN POSTED FOR 30 DAYS.