Cardinal Hickey Academy is a Montessori PreK and K through 8th grade Catholic School located in Owings, MD. Mission Statement: Founded on Gospel values, Cardinal Hickey Academy seeks to nurture the whole child. Motivated by the teaching mission of the Catholic Church, our community is committed to providing an environment in which each child can achieve academic and personal excellence. In the spirit of truth and respect, our regional school cherishes the gift of faith and the joy of unselfish service in the tradition of James Cardinal Hickey.
Educare is a program run by the school for Cardinal Hickey Academy students only, K-8.
MSDE-Approved Education Program.
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|Findings: 15 records reviewed during inspection today. Of the 15 records reviewed, one child was missing Part 1 of the health inventory form. Obtain from parent/guardian and add to file. Send copy to Licensing Specialist.|
|Findings: 15 records reviewed during inspection. Of the 15 records reviewed, one child was missing Part 2 of the health inventory form. Obtain from parent/guardian and add to file. Send copy to Licensing Specialist.|
|Findings: There was no hot water in the nursery/preschool bathroom during inspection today. The hot water appeared to be turned off. There should be running hot water available to the children for handwashing. Please turn hot water back on in this bathroom (not to exceed 120 degrees F). Send written plan of correction to Licensing Specialist.|
|Findings: The school has an adequate number of water fountains that are available to the children. Licensing Specialist observed a staff member filling up water cups from a designated hand washing sink in the nursery/preschool room today during inspection and serving it to the children. Licensing Specialist explained that water could only be obtained from an approved source. Director located a pitcher for the classroom and explained that in the future, water would be taken from an approved water fountain source and served to the children. Please send written plan of correction to Licensing Specialist.|
|Findings: The fire/emergency drill record reflects that no fire drills were conducted in December 2017 or January 2018 and no emergency drills were conducted between September 2017 and November 2018. Program is reminded that fire drills are to be conducted and recorded at least once per month and emergency drills are to be conducted and recorded at least twice per year. Send written plan of correction to Licensing Specialist.|
|Findings: There was no written handwashing procedure posted in the nursery/preschool room at the handwashing sink. This was corrected during inspection.|
|Findings: Children did not wash their hands with soap and water prior to having snack in the nursery/preschool room. Hand sanitizer is not an appropriate substitute for handwashing with soap and water prior to eating. Please send written plan of correction to Licensing Specialist.|
|Findings: Notification about a new employee did not include all required information.|
|Findings: Notification about the ending of employment did not include all required information.|
|Findings: The facility exceeded the maximum approved child capacity.|
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