East Coast Early Learning Academy - Nags Head NC Five Star Center License

(252) 423-8086

About the Provider

Description: EAST COAST EARLY LEARNING ACADEMY is a Five Star Center License in NAGS HEAD NC, with a maximum capacity of 45 children. This child care center helps with children in the age range of 0 through 5. The provider also participates in a subsidized child care program.

Program and Licensing Details

  • License Number: 28000275
  • Capacity: 45
  • Age Range: 0 through 5
  • State Rating: 5
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: Yes
  • 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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Date Type Violations Rule
2023-08-24 Unannounced Inspection No
2023-08-21 Unannounced Inspection Yes
2023-08-21 Violation 318 10A NCAC 09 .0713(a)(6)
Children between 12 and 24 months of age were grouped with children 3 years of age or older. Group 2, that included seven children, twenty months through two years of age, was on the playground at the same time as Group 3, that included sixteen children, three through five years of age.
2023-08-21 Violation 842 10A NCAC 09 .0803(1)(a & b)
A drug or medication was administered without written authorization and/or instructions from a child's parent or authorized health professional. In Space 1, Aquaphor was administered to a child without a completed medication permission form. A medication permission form for a diaper cream reflected the incorrect name of the diaper cream, Butt Paste instead of Triple Paste. A medication permission form for Desitin did not include the one year authorization dates or the specific amount to be applied. In Space 2, a medication permission form for Beaudreaux's Buttpaste did not specify the amount of diaper cream to be applied.
2023-08-21 Violation 1052 .1103(a)
Staff required to receive on-going training had not completed the required number of hours according to their education and experience. A staff person completed five of eight required on-going training hours by the due date, June 14, 2023 and was short three hours of on-going training.
2023-05-24 Unannounced Inspection Yes
2023-05-24 Violation 705 .0601(c)
Equipment and furnishings were not sturdy, stable and free of hazards. A storage container and lid used to store outdoor kitchen accessories was cracked, creating sharp edges and pinch points.
2023-05-24 Violation 1897 .1102(g)
The child care administrator and all staff did not complete the Recognizing and Responding to Suspicions of Child Maltreatment training within 90 days of employment. A staff member hired on November 14, 2022 had not completed the required child maltreatment training.
2023-04-25 Unannounced Inspection Yes
2023-04-25 Violation 852 .0802 (e)
Incident reports were not completed each time a child was injured, it did not include all the information required in rule, it was not signed by the parent and/or it was not maintained in the child's file. Staff did not document an incident that occurred on 4/20/2023 on an Incident Report. When documented on 4/21/2023, the form used by the center did not include all required information.
2022-12-01 Unannounced Inspection No
2022-06-15 Unannounced Inspection No
2022-04-20 Unannounced Inspection No
2022-01-25 Unannounced Inspection Yes
2022-01-25 Violation 1321 GS110-91(1)
Medical exam or health assessment record was not on file before or within 30 days after admission. A child enrolled on 7/14/21 did not have a medical exam on file.

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