Compass Edcational Programs-mesa - Mesa AZ CHILD CARE CENTER

1619 E. Main St., Mesa AZ 85203
(602) 638-0818

About the Provider

Description: Compass offers preschool as well as before and after-school care on school campuses. Our goal is to provide each child with high quality learning in a loving Christian environment. Our programs strive to be an extension of the family setting, designed to give parents a support system, educational choice and peace of mind.

Additional Information: Preschool for children ages 3-5 years old, working towards receiving Quality First Support. We are a non-denominational Christian program

Program and Licensing Details

  • Capacity: 50
  • License Number: CDC-17016
  • Age Range: 3-8
  • Achievement and/or Accreditations Smart Support
  • Rate Range 41-158/wk
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: Yes
  • Languages Supported: English, Spanish
  • Type of Care: After School, Before School, Before and After School, Daytime, Full-Time, Part-Time
  • District Office: ADHS Division of Licensing Services
  • District Office Phone: (602) 364-2539 (Note: This is not the facility phone number.)

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Inspection/Report History

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Survey Date Date Corrected Rule/Statute Title
2018-09-11 2018-09-27 article 3 R9-5-301.B.1.
Findings: Findings include: Staff #2 listed as the director was not present during the inspection. The staff members present did not know who the director was. There was no one qualified and designated to act on the director's behalf.
2018-09-11 2018-09-27 Article 3 R9-5-301.B.2.
Findings: Findings include: Staff #1 and Staff #3...were unsupervised with enrolled children during the inspection on 9/11/18. Staff #2 did not have education documentation in the staff file. Staff #3 did not have documentation of 6 months of child care experience.
2018-09-11 2018-09-27 article 3 R9-5-302.A.1-18.
Findings: Findings include: The parent handbook did not include the following items: hours of operation; fees for child care services; age-appropriate discipline guidelines and methods; transportation procedures; field trip requirements and procedures; general description of activities and programs; description of the liability insurance that is carried by the licensee and a statement that documentation of the liability insurance coverage is available for review on the facility premises; notice stating inspection reports are available on-site; provision stating that the facility is regulated by the Arizona Department of Health Services including the Department's local street address, city, state, zip code, and local telephone number; procedures for notifying a parent at least 48 hours before a pesticide is applied on a facility's premises; and a statement that a parent has access to the areas on facility premises where the parent's enrolled child is receiving child care services. Staff #1 stated will let supervisor know.
2018-09-11 2018-09-27 article 3 R9-5-304.B.1-9.
Findings: Findings include: The Surveyor reviewed 4 Emergency, Information, and Immunization Records and found 4 records missing: Child #1...name, home address, city, state, zip code, and contact telephone number of each parent of the child. Child #2...second emergency contact person. Child #3...name, home address, city, state, zip code, and contact telephone number of each parent of the child. Child #4...name, home address, city, state, zip code, and contact telephone number of each parent of the child. Staff #1 stated will update.
2018-09-11 2018-09-27 article 3 R9-5-309.C.1.2.
Findings: Findings include: Documentation of a current and citation free fire inspection was not available at the time of inspection on 9/11/18. Staff #1 stated will let supervisor know reports must be from the city Fire Marshall.
2018-09-11 2018-09-27 article 4 R9-5-401.1.
Findings: Findings include: The two staff members present were not director or director designee qualified. Staff #1...staff file lacked a high school or high school equivalency diploma and documentation showing at least 60 hours of training in early childhood education, with an additional 12 hours in the areas of program administration, planning, development or management. Staff #3...staff file lacked child care experience and training documentation to qualify. Staff #1 stated will follow up.
2018-09-11 2018-09-27 article 4 R9-5-401.2.
Findings: Findings include: Staff #1 and Staff #3 were present during the inspection and lacked documentation to show that they were director designee qualified. Staff #1 stated will follow up.
2018-09-11 2018-09-27 article 4 R9-5-401.3.
Findings: Findings include: Staff #1...did not provide education documentation to verify qualifications to be a teacher-caregiver. Staff #3...did not provide documentation to verify qualifications of six months of child care experience to be a teacher-caregiver.
2018-09-11 2018-09-27 Article 4 R9-5-402.A.1-12
Findings: Findings include: The Surveyor reviewed 2 staff files and found 2 files lacking the following: Staff #1...name and telephone number and mailing address of an individual to be notified in case of emergency; written statement attesting to current immunity against Measles, Rubella, Diphtheria, Mumps, and Pertussis; written educational documentation of a high school diploma or GED diploma. Staff #3...written educational documentation of at least 6 months child care experience; 10 day new hire training documentation not complete; documentation of CPS Registry background checks and affidavit.
2018-09-11 2018-09-27 article 4 R9-5-404.C.2.
Findings: Findings include: The director on record with the Department was not present during the inspection on 9/11/18. The two staff members present did not know who the director was. Neither staff member was director or director designee qualified. There were four enrolled children present during the inspection.

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