Albany Montessori Education Center, LLC. - Cohoes NY Day Care Center

514 Old Loudon Road, Cohoes NY 12047
(518) 250-4401
1 Review

About the Provider

Description: OUR MISSION IS TO: PROVIDE a Montessori learning environment community for children, parents and educators. PREPARE our students of all ages to excel as confident, competent mentors of today and leaders of tomorrow. PROMOTE accessibility, awareness and understanding of the Montessori philosophy to the greater community.

Additional Information: This facility is authorized to administer over-the-counter topical ointments only; Initial License Date: 12/13/2010; This facility is authorized to administer medications;

Program and Licensing Details

  • Capacity: 34
  • License Number: 459134
  • Age Range: Total Capacity: 34;Infants: 4;Toddlers: 10;Preschool: 20;School age: 0;
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: No
  • Schools Served: North Colonie School District
  • District Office: Albany Regional Office
  • District Office Phone: (518) 402-3038 (Note: This is not the facility phone number.)

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Inspection/Report History

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Date Regulation Status
2019-09-18 418-1.5(n)(5) Corrected
Brief Description: All programs that substantially modify, or install new, outside play equipment must do so in accordance with the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission's Public Playground Safety Handbook.
2018-04-20 418-1.15(c)(32) Corrected
Brief Description: documentation from service personnel qualified to perform fire suppression systems maintenance, repair and testing showing that fire suppression equipment and systems have been tested and maintained during the current license period in accordance with the applicable requirements of the Fire and Building Code of New York State;
2018-04-20 418-1.15(c)(34) Corrected
Brief Description: documentation showing inspection and approval of any steam or hot water boilers performed in accordance with the requirements of the New York State Department of Labor and service performed once every 24 months during the current license period on all other fuel burning heating systems and equipment and boilers not subject to the New York State Department of Labor requirements;
2017-07-13 418-1.5(a) Corrected
Brief Description: Suitable precautions must be taken to eliminate all conditions in areas accessible to children which pose a safety or health hazard.
2017-07-13 418-1.5(n)(2) Corrected
Brief Description: Play equipment must be installed and used in accordance with the manufacturer's specifications and instructions, be in good repair, and be placed in a safe location.

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Emily Dec 23, 2012

I would recommend steering clear of this school.  Their website implies that they treat children gently and respectfully, but this is not the case.  They treated my son so dreadfully that I had to report them from the state, after withdrawing him from their care.  They strongly discourage breastfeeding, treat parents rudely, and try to prevent parents from stopping by to check on their child.  They also differ in several important ways from true Montessori philosophy.

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