Desoto School Inc - West Helena AR Child Care Center

1218 HIGHWAY 242 , WEST HELENA AR 72390
(870) 572-6717

About the Provider

Description: DeSoto offers a well-balanced educational experience in the early grades laying a solid foundation for a lifetime of learning. Both the pre-school and elementary programs continue to be academically strong. A phonetic approach to reading is emphasized early on to prepare students for the learning of important reading skills taught in the middle and upper elementary grades. Students spend a portion of each day in computer, art, music, physical education and library classes.

Additional Information: 1 Stars Better Beginnings;

Program and Licensing Details

  • License Number: 5920
  • Capacity: 45
  • Age Range: Preschool;
  • Rate Range Preschool 30 to 72 Months-$10.40 per Day (7 Hours or More)
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: No
  • Type of Care: Preschool
  • District Office: 401 South College Blvd, West Memphis 72301
  • District Office Phone: (870) 400-0829 (Note: This is not the facility phone number.)
  • Licensor: Brittany Hopper (

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Inspection/Report History

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Visit/Complaint Date Type Details
2023-03-29 Facility Visit No Violations Cited
2022-12-07 Facility Visit No Violations Cited
2021-12-07 Facility Visit No Violations Cited
2021-04-07 Facility Visit No Violations Cited
2020-10-02 Facility Visit 600.604.1.a.The child care facility shall maintain a record for each child in care which shall be on site. Records for children no longer enrolled may be maintained off site. Childrens records shall contain the following information:Application form which includes childs name, date of birth and address, name of parent or guardian, telephone numbers (home and business), work hours of parents or guardians, and date of enrollment in facility
2019-10-08 Facility Visit No Violations Cited
2019-08-16 Facility Visit 900.901.4.The play area/outdoor learning area shall be fenced or otherwise enclosed and provide at least 75 square feet per child present on the playground at any time.
2018-12-14 Facility Visit No Violations Cited
2018-04-19 Facility Visit No Violations Cited

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