|Licensing Program Analyst (LPA) Emerita Curiel met with the preschool teacher for an annual/random visit. LPA toured the facility, including all activity/classroom number 1, restrooms and outdoor play areas. LPA reviewed care and supervision of children, staffing ratios, health related services, including medications and first aid supplies, furniture, equipment, fire drills, drinking water and food service provisions. Two teachers, one substitute teacher, a school nurse, and 14 children were present today. The facility operates two half day classrooms from 8:00 am to 11:30 am and 12:00 pm to 3:30 pm. |
LPA observed all required forms to be posted. Facility stores medication in a lockbox. There are adequate toys and equipment available for children. The restrooms were observed to be in working. The facility provides breakfast for the morning class and Lunch for the afternoon class. Food is prepared at the school cafeteria. Menus were posted in the classroom.
LPA reviewed the sign/in-sign/out sheet, children's and personnel records. All reviewed children's files had admission agreements. LPA observed proof of education requirements for staff. At least one staff member present today has current Pediatric CPR and First Aid. LPA discussed new 2016 law that passed including staff immunization changes. All staff are immunized with the required vaccinations. All staff currently employed with the Center has criminal record clearances. Fire extinguisher and smoke detector meet regulation.
This facility is providing Incidental Medical Services-IMS and have a plan of operation in place. LPA discussed IMS services and the requirement to update the plan of operation. Specifics on the plan can be found in the child care center evaluator manual (CCC EM) Policy 101173. LPA provided the Licensing Agency website www.ccld.ca.govthe director and/or staff may obtain updated licensing information, regulations, and forms.
The facility is in substantial compliance today. Exit interview conducted. Discussed and reviewed this annual report. Notice of Site Visit was posted.