|(1) A visit was made to the facility by LPA, Chris Archer. The facility file was reviewed prior to this visit. This is a Title 5 program operated by Tehama County Department of Education on the Olive View Elementary School grounds. |
Operating hours are 7:45am-10:45am, 11am-2pm, 2:15pm-5:15pm, Mon-Fri. The facility is closed during the summer and school holidays. The facility was toured inside and outside and the floor and yard plan were verified. The items which could pose a danger to children (detergents, cleaning compounds, and medications) were inaccessible to children. The site supervisor stated poisons are not stored on site and none were observed during today's visit. The toys, floors, desks and other equipment appeared clean and safe. There is drinking water available to children both indoors and outdoors. The children's bathrooms appeared in safe and sanitary condition. Food is prepared on site; one snack for each session is provided. A current menu was posted. Food prep areas are clean. Food is properly stored. Garbage cans containing solid waste have tight fitting lids. There is a working smoke detector, carbon monoxide detector and fire extinguisher in the facility. The playground is completely fenced and free of hazards. The playground equipment appeared in safe condition. There is wood chip cushioning underneath climbing structures and/or play equipment to absorb falls. There were no bodies of water observed. Children and staff records were reviewed. Some staff immunization's were missing. This facility provides Incidental Medical Services â€“ IMS. LPA reviewed storage of medication and equipment/supplies, and reviewed childrenâ€™s, personnel, and administrative records. For IMS information see Evaluator Manual - Regulation Interpretations and Procedures for Child Care Centers Sections 101173 and 101226.The following information regarding ADA was provided: US Department of Justice (USDOJ) toll-free ADA Information Line at (800) 514-0301 (voice)/ (800) 514-0383 (TTY) and link to publication: Commonly Asked Questions about Child Care Centers and the ADA, available at: http://www.ada.gov/childqanda.htm. During today's visit staffing ratios were being met. At least one staff member present possessed current CPR and First Aid certifications. This report was reviewed and discussed with the director. SIDS pamphlet was provided. Appeal Rights were provided. All licensing reports are public information and must be made available upon request.
Notice of Site Visit shall be posted for 30 days from today's visit.
The following violation(s) of the California Code of Regulations, Title 22; Division 12, were observed: see LIC 809D.