|Licensing Program Analyst (LPA) Raul Navarro conducted an unannounced complaint inspection for the purpose of delivering the findings for the above allegations. LPA met with Interim Director Lisa Montano who guided LPA on a tour of the facility. There were 21 children present during today's inspection. |
During the course of the investigation, LPA Navarro conducted interviews with the Director and Staff. The complaint was anonymous, therefore LPA was unable to interview the complainant. The Director, Staff #1 and Staff #3 denied the allegations. Staff #2 stated that they did not observed child in the kitchen but they did hear them. Director, Staff #1, and Staff #3 all stated that the classroom was within their ratio. Staff #2 did state child was taken out of the classroom to be within ratio. Director and Staff #1 both stated child was taken out of the classroom to attend their Learning Adventure class. As child was returning to their classroom, child began to cry. Staff #1 stated they walked with the child to calm them down. Staff #1 stated they went to the kitchen to grab their water.
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