|Snacks and meals are delivered from the school cafeteria. Meals and snacks are brought in containers to keep food warm. Perishables such as milk are stored in the classroom refrigerator. Countertop and flooring where meals and snacks are distributed are clean and free of vermin (bug casings or droppings, rodent droppings or urine). Trash can with tight fitting lid is used for disposing food wash and disposable dishware and utensils. Carbon Monoxide detector is mounted on the south wall of classroom near Smart board. |
Yard is fenced and gated. Recent change includes fencing off a section of the yard on the west side of the Head Start portable. This allows Head Start a place to store its trikes and the trash used for food waste. Rest of play yard is shared by waiver with the 2 Kindergartner classrooms. The two play structures are age appropriate. Tot turf ("pour and play") is used as cushioning material under play structures and beyond fall zones. Paved area allows space for riding trikes. Grassy area is well groomed and free of pollinating weeds. Play structures and trikes are free of pointed, sharp, or loose parts. Covered patio and patio roof over one of the play structures offer shade. Water fountain is available for children to drink water.
Copy of staff records showing education units and current certification will be mailed out to LPA Dumolt. It is understood that education background, background clearances, and current certification in pediatric CPR and first aid are a condition of employment with the school district.. A sampling of children's emergency cared reviewed for parent contact information, who may sign child out, and consent for medical treatment. Required forms are posted: License, Personal rights, Parents Rights poster for Centers, Car Seat Law, and Emergency Disaster Plan are posted.
No deficiencies observed.
Exit interview conducted with Becky Lam. Copy of report and appeal rights given. Notice of site visit posted on door used by parents (door closest to gate) to drop off and pick up children. It is to remain on the door for 30 days or until the last day of school (13 June).
Forms and updates to regulations may be found on the Child Care Licensing Website:
www.ccld.ca.gov under “Child Care Licensing Website.”