Birch Watson Avenue Early Childhood Center - Bronx NY ACS Contracted Preschools

1880 WATSON AVENUE, BRONX NY 10472
(718) 828-9400

About the Provider

Description: Birch Family Services is a team of more than 3,000 teachers, therapists, social workers, psychologists, nurses, residence counselors, administrators, board members, and family members working together:

To provide the finest education, habilitation, and residential services to people with autism and other developmental disabilities
To help their families overcome the lifelong obstacles they face in raising children with disabilities.

We’ve grown from a few classrooms into a large network of schools, residences, and family support programs located throughout New York City. Committed to sharing our expertise widely for the benefit of those we serve, we train hundreds of professionals throughout the tri-state area in our Birch Training Institute.

Additional Information: Years in Operation: 12 or more

Program and Licensing Details

  • Capacity: 180
  • License Number: 6497
  • Age Range: 2 YEARS - 5 YEARS
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: No
  • District Office: New York City Department of Health
  • District Office Phone: 311 or (212) NEW-YOR (Note: This is not the facility phone number.)

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Inspection/Report History

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Date Regulation Status
2018-03-28 47.57 (c) CORRECTED
Brief Description: Violations requiring correction within two weeks (Critical Violations)<br/> At time of inspection it was determined that child care service failed to take any and all necessary action to eliminate the potential for exposure to choking hazards by children.
2017-12-19 131.09(a) CORRECTED
Brief Description: Minor violations (General Violations)<br/> Adequate lighting not provided in commercial building at time of inspection.
2016-02-17 47.19 (c) CORRECTED
Brief Description: Violations requiring immediate correction (Public Health Hazards)<br/> Child care service failed to arrange/conduct criminal/SCR background clearance checks for required individuals; failed to re-clear required individuals with the SCR every two years.
2016-02-17 47.33 (b) CORRECTED
Brief Description: Violations requiring correction within two weeks (Critical Violations)<br/> At time of inspection it was determined that child care service allows staff to perform their duties that are not healthy or are incapable of carrying out their duties. Staff medical clearances are not maintained by child care service.
2016-02-17 47.33 (c) CORRECTED
Brief Description: Minor violations (General Violations)<br/> Child care service failed to provide or maintain record of staff immunizations.

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