First Presbyterian Church Nursery School - New York NY Child Care - Pre School

12 WEST 12 STREET , NEW YORK NY 10011
(212) 691-3432

About the Provider

Description: The Nursery School opened in 1952 with a single class. In 1960 it was able to expand and move into its present quarters in the Mellin-McNab Church House, designed by distinguished architect Edgar Tafel. Four large classrooms on the fourth floor, overlooking the Church gardens, are well suited to the needs of young children, providing ample space, light, and facilities.

In its fifty-plus years, the Nursery School has responded to the needs and interests of its children and families in many ways, including the addition of programs for younger children, afterschool activities, an early summer program, parenting classes, a lending library, and program enhancements such as the music and movement program to complement the woodworking classes which have been a hallmark of FPCNS since its early days.

Additional Information: Years in Operation: 11 or more

Program and Licensing Details

  • License Number: 1957
  • Capacity: 158
  • Age Range: 2 - 5; 2 - 5
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: No
  • District Office: New York City Department of Health
  • District Office Phone: 311 or (212) NEW-YOR (Note: This is not the facility phone number.)

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Inspection/Report History

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Date Type Regulations Status
2019-10-24 Minor violations (General Violations) 47.13(f) CORRECTED
Brief Description: Child care service teaching staff acting as assistant teachers do Not meet age and educational requirements.
2019-10-24 Minor violations (General Violations) 47.33(c) CORRECTED
Brief Description: Staff failed to obtain proof of immunization; Except for exempt staff, required staff immunizations were not submitted to child care service; records not confidential.
2019-10-24 Minor violations (General Violations) 47.37(b)(1) CORRECTED
Brief Description: At time of inspection it was determined that child care service failed to ensure staff received required training within time frames and/or failed to maintain training records.
2019-01-07 Minor violations (General Violations) 47.37(b)(3) CORRECTED
Brief Description: In-depth review and real time drills in Safety Plan emergency procedures Not provided to required persons annually; training Not comprehensive.
2018-11-07 Minor violations (General Violations) 47.41(j) CORRECTED
Brief Description: At time of inspection floors/walls ceilings were observed Not maintained; in disrepair or covered in a toxic finish.
2018-09-13 47.23(f) CORRECTED
Brief Description: Violations requiring immediate correction (Public Health Hazards)<br/> Child care service failed to maintain required staff to child supervision ratios at time of inspection.
2018-09-13 Minor violations (General Violations) 47.33(b) CORRECTED
Brief Description: At time of inspection it was determined that child care service allows staff to perform their duties that are Not healthy or are incapable of carrying out their duties. Staff medical clearances are Not maintained by child care service.
2018-09-13 Minor violations (General Violations) 47.33(c) CORRECTED
Brief Description: Staff failed to obtain proof of immunization; Except for exempt staff, required staff immunizations were not submitted to child care service; records not confidential.
2018-09-13 Minor violations (General Violations) 47.37(b)(2) CORRECTED
Brief Description: All teachers have not received training in infectious disease control and reporting.
2018-04-24 Violations requiring correction within two weeks (Critical Violations) 47.49(c) CORRECTED
Brief Description: At time of inspection toxic substances observed improperly stored so as to result in the potential for exposure or contamination of facility surfaces.
2018-04-24 Minor violations (General Violations) 81.21(a)(2) CORRECTED
Brief Description: Handwash sinks access unobstructed by doors or other objects used solely for hand washing
2017-09-14 47.47 (c) CORRECTED
Brief Description: Violations requiring immediate correction (Public Health Hazards)<br/> At time of inspection roof top play area in use not approved for such use. Roof top play area not provided with appropriate fencing at time of inspection.
2017-09-14 47.41 (i) CORRECTED
Brief Description: Violations requiring correction within two weeks (Critical Violations)<br/> At time of inspection it was observed in the child care service that a bathroom/closet or other enclosed space has a locking mechanism solely operable from inside the space.
2017-09-14 47.43 (e) CORRECTED
Brief Description: Violations requiring correction within two weeks (Critical Violations)<br/> At time of inspection hand wash sinks are not supplied with an adequate amount of running water. At time of inspection water temperature exceeded 115 deg Fahrenheit.
2017-09-14 81.15 (a) CORRECTED
Brief Description: Violations requiring correction within two weeks (Critical Violations)<br/> Individual certified in food protection not on site during periods of food preparation.

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