Academy Ch Devel @ Cold Spring - Potomac MD Licensed Child Care Center

9201 Falls Chapel Way , Potomac MD 20854
(301) 424-4318

About the Provider

Description: To offer developmentally appropriate early childhood/school age programs. To provide safe, healthy and reliable child care options for working parents. To maintain a dedicated, professional staff through competitive salaries, benefits and ongoing professional development training. To develop and maintain partnerships with parents, staff, community, local, state and national organizations.

Additional Information: MSDE-Approved Education Program.

Program and Licensing Details

  • License Number: 34561
  • Capacity: 48
  • Age Range: 6 weeks through 17 months, 18 months through 23 months, 2 years, 3 years, 4 years, 5 years, 5 years to 15 years
  • Achievement and/or Accreditations MSDE
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: No
  • Schools Served: Cold Spring Elementary
  • District Office: Region 5 - Montgomery County
  • District Office Phone: (240) 314-1400 (Note: This is not the facility phone number.)

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Inspection/Report History

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Date Type Regulations Status
2022-04-07 Mandatory Review 13A.16.06.12B(1) Open
Findings: Licensing Specialist did not observe evidence of an aide completing a total of 6 clock hours of approved continued training.
2021-04-26 Full 13A.16.03.04C Corrected
Findings: Licensing Specialist did not observe evidence of the operator maintaining emergency information from the child's parent indicating whether or not one child has an emergency medical condition.
2021-04-26 Full 13A.16.03.06A(1) Corrected
Findings: Licensing Specialist did not observe evidence of the operator providing written notification to the office within 5 working days the addition of 3 staff members returning to the program.
2021-04-26 Full 13A.16.03.06A(2) Corrected
Findings: Licensing Specialist did not observe the operator providing written notification to the office within 5 working days the ending of employment for 6 staff members.
2021-04-26 Full 13A.16.06.04A(3) Corrected
Findings: Licensing Specialist did not observe evidence of one staff member having a medical evaluation being completed within 24 months prior to the staff members transfer from another facility.
2021-04-26 Full 13A.16.06.04A(4) Corrected
Findings: Licensing Specialist discussed with the operator that each staff member's medical evaluation must be updated every 5 years and that an extension has been granted by the office until June. This is a discussed item and not a non compliant item.
2021-04-26 Full 13A.16.06.10C(1) Corrected
Findings: Licensing Specialist did not observe a child care teacher in a school age center as having successfully completing the approved training at the rate of 12 clock hours per year.
2021-04-26 Full 13A.16.10.04A Corrected
Findings: Licensing Specialist did not observe the operator storing and making inaccessible to children in care all potentially harmful items. Specifically, bleach was found in an unlocked kitchen cabinet accessible to children, disinfectant wipes were found in classrooms and bathrooms accessible to children and disinfectant spray was found in the school age classroom. All items were removed and placed in an area inaccessible to children in care at time of inspection. This item is marked as corrected.
2020-02-26 Mandatory Review 13A.16.03.06A(1) Corrected
Findings: Licensing Specialist did not receive written notification to the office about the addition of 2 new employees that include the signed and notarized permission to examine records of abuse and neglect of children and adults.
2020-02-26 Mandatory Review 13A.16.03.06A(2) Corrected
Findings: Licensing Specialist did not receive written notification to the office about the ending of employment of 1 individual that includes the individual's last day of employment. Corrected at time of inspection.

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