Deep Roots School - New Vernon NJ Regular Child Care Center

2 Lee's Hill Road, New Vernon NJ 07976
(973) 944-0508

About the Provider

Description: Deep Roots School is a Regular Child Care Center in New Vernon NJ, with a maximum capacity of 24 children. This child care center helps with children in the age range of 2 1/2 - 6 years. The provider does not participate in a subsidized child care program.

Program and Licensing Details

  • License Number: 181000116
  • Capacity: 24
  • Age Range: 2 1/2 - 6 years
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: No
  • Current License Expiration Date: Feb 22, 2022
  • District Office: New Jersey Dept of Children and Families - Office of Licensing
  • District Office Phone: 1-877-667-9845 (Note: This is not the facility phone number.)

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Inspection/Report History

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Date Cited Date Abated Regulation Number Summary
2019-11-22 2020-01-27 3A:52-5.3(o)(1) Physical plant requirements for all centers
First aid requirements are as follows: at least two staff members who have current certified basic knowledge of first aid principles and cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR), as defined by a recognized health organization (such as the American Red Cross), shall be in the center at all times when enrolled children are present.

Violation Observed: Ensure completion of first-aid training for a second staff member. | NOTE: 12/16/19 Online training coursework completed; hands-on training component is outstanding.
2019-08-08 2019-11-22 3A:52-4.6(a) Staff qualifications
The center shall maintain on file a Staff Records Checklist designated by the Office of Licensing, as specified in N.J.A.C. 3A:52-4.1(b), indicating that the center has obtained documentation of the applicable staff education and experience, as specified in 3A:52-4.6(b) through (d).

Violation Observed: Complete reference requirement for all staff.
2019-08-08 2019-09-19 3A:52-7.8(a)(1)(i) Personal hygiene requirements
Handwashing requirements are as follows: the center shall ensure that children three months of age and older wash their hands with soap and running water before intake of food.

Violation Observed: Ensure children wash their hands with soap and running water immediately before the intake of food: although children washed their hands before snack, they engaged in a floor activity before coming to the table to consume food.
2019-02-22 2019-05-16 3A:52-5.6(b) Special physical facility and monitoring requirements to prevent child abuse or neglect
Doors in all interior rooms designated for use by children shall remain unlocked.

Violation Observed: Ensure that children cannot lock themselves in bathrooms.
2019-02-22 2019-05-16 3A:52-5.3(a)(11) Physical plant requirements for all centers
Indoor maintenance and sanitation requirements are as follows: all windows and other glass surfaces that are not made of safety glass and that are located within 36 inches above the floor shall have protective guards.

Violation Observed: Provide documentation that wall and shelf-top mirrors located in the science center and wall mirrors in the block area are constructed of safety glass, or provide protective covers.

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