Chocowinity Primary Preschool - Chocowinity NC Five Star Center License

(252) 946-3881

About the Provider

Chocowinity Primary School is a Pre-K through 4th grade school located in Chocowinity, North Carolina on the
southside of the Pamlico River. We have an enrollment of 590 students and a staff of 95. Thanks to all the staff, students,
and parents that work together to make Chocowinity Primary School a great place to be!

Additional Information: Five Star Center License

Program and Licensing Details

  • License Number: 7000167
  • Capacity: 36
  • Age Range: 3 through 6
  • State Rating: 5
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: No
  • District Office: North Carolina Dept of Health and Human Services - Division of Child Development
  • District Office Phone: (919) 662-4499 (Note: This is not the facility phone number.)

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Inspection/Report History

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Date Type Violations Rule
2023-04-05 Unannounced Inspection Yes
2023-04-05 Violation 1867 .0605(k)(1-4)
The depth of the loose surfacing was not based on critical height of the equipment. Five (5) inches of rubber mulch was measured at the base of the slide attached to the anchored climbing structure on the playground. Other areas around the climber measured between 3-4 inches. Equipment with a critical height of 5 feet or less must be installed over six (6) inches of loose surfacing.
2022-11-17 Unannounced Inspection Yes
2022-11-17 Violation 811 .0604(a)
Potentially hazardous items including but not limited to power tools, nails, chemicals, propane stoves, lawn mowers, gasoline, or kerosene were not stored in locked areas, removed from the premises, or made inaccessible to children. Four floor cleanings machines, one using propane, were located along the outside wall.
2022-11-17 Violation 812 10A NCAC 09 .0604(c)
Electrical outlets and power strips, not in use, which were located in space used by children did not have safety outlets or were not covered with safety plugs unless located behind furniture or equipment that cannot be moved by a child. One open outlet was located in the outdoor space.
2022-11-17 Violation 828 .0604 (m)
Air conditioning units were accessible or did not have a guard to keep objects from being thrown into the unit. The air conditioning units were behind an unlocked fence.
2022-05-03 Unannounced Inspection Yes
2022-05-03 Violation 1897 .1102(g)
The child care administrator and all staff did not complete the Recognizing and Responding to Suspicions of Child Maltreatment training within 90 days of employment. The individual hired on 8/18/21 has not completed the training to date.
2022-05-03 Violation 428 GS 110-91(12); .0508(a)
A current activity plan was not posted for each group of children for reference. The activity plan posted in Space 1 was dated April 25-29, 2022.
2022-05-03 Violation 526 10A NCAC 09 .0901(b)
Menus for all meals and snacks were not current or posted where easily seen by parents and cook. The posted menu was dated April 2022.
2022-05-03 Violation 1044 G.S. 110-90.2(b) & .2703(n)&(o)
Prior to the expiration date of the qualification letter, the child care provider did not complete and submit required forms to complete a criminal background check (a qualification letter is valid for a maximum of three years for the date of issuance). The qualification letter for the individual hired on 8/10/2020 expired on 11/19/21. The current qualification letter was received on 1/4/22. An expiration date is listed on each Qualification Letter.
2022-05-03 Violation 1811 .0604(u);.0302(d)(8)
Shelter-in-place or lockdown drills were not practiced every three months and/or drill record was incomplete. The dates documented on the drill log were 9/15/21, 3/10/22, 3/15/22 and 4/28/22. A drill should have been conducted in December of 2021.
2021-11-04 Unannounced Inspection No
2021-05-12 Unannounced Inspection Yes
2021-05-12 Violation 9999
A violation was found for which there is no item number. A hand sanitizer station located outside Space 2 was mounted below 5 ft. This a violation of Sanitation rule 15A NCAC 18A .2820 STORAGE (c) Non-aerosol sanitizing, disinfecting, and detergent solutions, hand sanitizers, and hand lotions shall be kept out of reach of children when not in use, but are not required to be in locked storage.

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