|The program is currently utilizing Room #27, and #28, and is planning on adding Room #29. LPA observed the required posting on the parent board in room #27. The sign in and out sheets will be place in room #27 for parents to sign in or out.|
First Aid supplies were inventoried and kept in room #27. Each classroom has water and cups in place for the children. The program will offer a nutritious snack for the children. Snack/menus were reviewed. Food and snacks were checked for availability, quantity and appropriateness to children in care. All food shall be protected against contamination, advised to always place open food items in zip lock bags or plastic containers. LPA observed all storage containers for solid waste, it was advised that moveable bins have tight-fitting covers and that they are kept on, and in good repair. LPA observed all areas that are accessible to the children were toxic free and director was advised to take measures to keep the facility free of flies, other insects and rodents.
The children will utilize the restrooms on campus, girls and boys will have separate restrooms. Furniture and equipment is in good condition and is free of loose pointed parts. The children have access to the playground but do not access the area while elementary school children (children who are not part of the program) are on the yard. There are no pools or bodies of water in the facility.
LPA observed age appropriate sinks and toilets for availability, good repair, water temperature, toilet paper, paper towels, area safety and sanitation. LPA inspected the heating, lighting and ventilation of the site/classrooms. Due to the age of the children in care, they do not nap. However, LPA was told that they will have some mats in case younger children will want to rest or take a nap. LPA observed appropriate storage for the children's belongings. Disinfectants, cleaning solutions and other items that are dangerous to the children, are inaccessible to the children in care, they are located under the sink which was latched. LPA advised all storage areas with poisons shall be locked at all times. Medication will be housed in the after-school bungalows.