First Place Academy - Van Buren AR Child Care Center

1121 EAST MAIN, VAN BUREN AR 72956
(479) 719-9050

About the Provider

Description: First Baptist Church provides a Christian atmosphere for children where they are given the opportunity to become aware of God so that they can respond to Him in faith and love through our First Place Academy. This will enable them to grow as children of God rooted in the Christian faith. Spiritual concepts are woven throughout the day's instruction in Bible Stories, songs and scripture.

Program and Licensing Details

  • Capacity: 93
  • License Number: 25747
  • Age Range: Preschool
  • Rate Range Preschool 30 to 72 Months $18.00 per day (5 to 10 Hours)
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: No
  • Type of Care: Preschool
  • District Office: 616 Garrison Ave, Fort Smith AR-72901
  • District Office Phone: (479) 782-4555 (Note: This is not the facility phone number.)
  • Licensor: Amy Pettigrew (Amy.Pettigrew@dhs.arkansas.gov)

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Inspection/Report History

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Visit/Complaint Date Type Details
2018-09-04 Facility Visit No Violations Cited
2018-01-10 Facility Visit No Violations Cited
2017-09-01 Facility Visit No Violations Cited
2017-04-05 Facility Visit No Violations Cited
2016-11-15 Facility Visit 600.603.1.g.Staff records may be maintained off site, unless otherwise noted, and shall contain the following:Initiation of Criminal Record Checks and Central Registry Checks and the results obtained when received
2016-08-26 Facility Visit 700.701.9.All refrigerators used for food storage shall be maintained at a temperature of 41 degrees or below, and all freezers used for food storage shall be maintained at a temperature of 0 degrees or below.
2016-03-15 Facility Visit No Violations Cited

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