Clinton Early Learning Center - Clinton NY Day Care Center

198 College Hill Rd. Root Dormitory Elementary Building, Clinton NY 13323
(315) 859-4176

About the Provider

Description: The Clinton Early Learning Center is a non-profit organization which has been providing quality care for children aged 18 months through 5 years since 1973. The Center is housed in Root Dormitory at Hamilton College, but is otherwise independent of the college.

Additional Information: This facility is authorized to administer medications;Initial License Date: 7/1/1990;

Program and Licensing Details

  • License Number: 695907
  • Capacity: 106
  • Age Range: Total Capacity: 106;Infants: 8;Toddlers: 12;Preschool: 36;School age: 50;
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: No
  • Schools Served: Clinton School District
  • Current License Issue Date: Oct 14, 2016
  • District Office: Syracuse Regional Office
  • District Office Phone: (315) 423-1202 (Note: This is not the facility phone number.)

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Inspection/Report History

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Date Type Regulations Status
2020-01-09 Violation 418-1.8(a) Not Corrected
Brief Description: Children cannot be left without competent supervision at any time. Competent supervision includes awareness of and responsibility for the ongoing activity of each child. It requires that all children be within a teacher's range of vision and that the teacher be near enough to respond when redirection or intervention strategies are needed. Competent supervision must take into account the child's age emotional, physical, and cognitive development.
2020-01-09 Violation 418-1.10(c) Corrected
Brief Description: In accordance with the provisions of Sections 413 and 415 of the Social Services Law, child care center staff must immediately report any suspected incidents of child abuse or maltreatment concerning a child receiving child care to the Statewide Central Register of Child Abuse and Maltreatment, or cause such a report to be made, when such staff have reasonable cause to suspect that a child coming before them in their capacity as child care center workers is an abused or maltreated child. This must be done in the following manner:
2020-01-09 Violation 418-1.15(b)(14)(ii) Corrected
Brief Description: The program must immediately notify the parent and Office upon learning of the following events involving a child which occurred while the child was in care at the program or was being transported by the program: serious incident,
2019-07-15 Violation 418-1.8(k)(2)(i) Corrected
Brief Description: there must be one teacher for every four children;
2019-07-15 Violation 418-1.8(l)(7) Corrected
Brief Description: Except for Office approved continuity of care classrooms, infants may never be mixed with other age groups.
2019-04-24 Violation 418-1.8(l)(3) Corrected
Brief Description: Groups of children may not be mixed together to use outdoor play areas, exercise areas, gym rooms or other common areas of the center unless, the space is large enough to accommodate multiple groups which must be kept separate.
2019-04-24 Violation 418-1.9(b) Corrected
Brief Description: The staff must use acceptable techniques and approaches to help children solve problems.
2019-04-24 Violation 418-1.12(ai) Corrected
Brief Description: Each infant and toddler must be removed from the crib, playpen or cot and held or placed in an appropriate chair for feeding.
2019-03-28 Violation 418-1.14(b) Corrected
Brief Description: Each director and each staff person must complete a minimum of thirty (30) hours of training every two years. Such training requirements shall also apply to any volunteer in such program who has the potential for regular and substantial contact with children.
2019-03-28 Violation 418-1.14(c) Corrected
Brief Description: Fifteen (15) of the required thirty (30) hours of training must be obtained during the first six months of the program's first year of licensure or during the person's first six months of employment by the program.
2019-03-28 Violation 418-1.15(c)(11) Corrected
Brief Description: personnel information including a list of all staff with job assignments and schedules; Statewide Central Register clearance results; Justice Center for the Protection of Persons with Special Needs background check forms; criminal history review information; staff resumes; medical statement, acceptable references and other information required by section 418-1.13 of this Subpart;
2018-07-27 413.4(a) Corrected
Brief Description: The Office shall perform a criminal history record check regarding any owner, employee, caregiver or volunteer of a child day care center, small day care center, school-age child care program, group family day care home, or family day care home, as defined in Part 413.2, and any person age eighteen or over residing on the premises of a group family day care home or family day care home which is to be licensed or registered.
2018-07-27 418-1.8(a) Corrected
Brief Description: Children cannot be left without competent supervision at any time. Competent supervision includes awareness of and responsibility for the ongoing activity of each child. It requires that all children be within a teacher's range of vision and that the teacher be near enough to respond when redirection or intervention strategies are needed. Competent supervision must take into account the child's age emotional, physical, and cognitive development.
2018-07-27 418-1.8(l)(8) Corrected
Brief Description: Except for Office approved continuity of care classrooms, children under three years of age may not participate in mixed age groups except for limited periods of time at the beginning and end of the child day care center's daily operation.
2018-02-27 418-1.8(a) Corrected
Brief Description: Children cannot be left without competent supervision at any time. Competent supervision includes awareness of and responsibility for the ongoing activity of each child. It requires that all children be within a teacher's range of vision and that the teacher be near enough to respond when redirection or intervention strategies are needed. Competent supervision must take into account the child's age emotional, physical, and cognitive development.

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