Cullowhee Kids Preschool - Cullowhee NC Child Care Center

(828) 506-1103

About the Provider

Description: We are a non-profit preschool ministry of the Cullowhee United Methodist Church intended to serve children with an emphasis on learning through play in a Christian environment. The school complies with NC health and safety standards.

The Preschool is overseen by the Church’s Preschool Committee. Dana Frady (506-1103) is the director. Sandy Railsback (h. 293-5624, c. 508-5764)is the teacher for the three-year-olds. Charla Weatherford (c. 506-7807) teaches the two-year-olds, Ellen Miller (h. 293-5624, c. 399-0017 ) teaches a four-year old class and Karen Partain (c. 399-1550) will teach a combination three and four-year-old class for the 2013-2014 school year.

The preschool year follows the Jackson County Public School calendar for holidays. The full day program is 8:15 a.m.- 2:45 p.m. After school care is available 2:45-5:15 p.m. Monday – Friday.

Program and Licensing Details

  • License Number: 50000104
  • State Rating: GS 110-106
  • 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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Inspection Date Classification* Inspection Type Score (out of 235 points)
2020-09-11 Superior Sanitation Inspection 224
2019-05-29 Superior Sanitation Inspection 227

*The following scale shows what the different sanitation ratings mean.
Superior -- 0-15 demerits, no 6-point item
Approved -- 15-30 demerits, no 6-point item
Provisional-- 31-45 demerits, or a 6-point item
Disapproved-- 46 or more demerits, or failure to improve provisional classification
Summary Disapproval-- when right-of-entry to inspect is denied, when an inspection is discontinued at the request of the operator, or when a water sample is confirmed positive for fecal coliform, total coliform or other chemical constituents.

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