First Start Learning Academy - Morrilton AR Child Care Center

405 N. ST. JOESPH , MORRILTON AR 72110
(501) 477-2525

About the Provider

Description: FIRST START LEARNING ACADEMY is a Child Care Center in MORRILTON AR, with a maximum capacity of 136 children. This child care center helps with children in the age range of Infant/Toddler; Preschool; School Age; . The provider also participates in a subsidized child care program.

Additional Information: 1 Stars Better Beginnings;

Program and Licensing Details

  • License Number: 24817
  • Capacity: 136
  • Age Range: Infant/Toddler; Preschool; School Age;
  • Rate Range Infant 0 to 18 Months $11.00 per day (Less Than 3 Hours)
    Infant 0 to 18 Months $19.50 per day (3 to 5 Hours)
    Infant 0 to 18 Months $26.00 per day (5 to 10 Hours)
    Toddler 18 to 36 Months $11.00 per day (Less Than 3 Hours)
    Toddler 18 to 36 Months $18.75 per day (3 to 5 Hours)
    Toddler 18 to 36 Months $25.00 per day (5 to 10 Hours)
    Preschool 30 to 72 Months $16.50 per day (3 to 5 Hours)
    Preschool 30 to 72 Months $22.00 per day (5 to 10 Hours)
    Preschool 30 to 72 Months $9.50 per day (Less Than 3 Hours)
    School Age 60 to 156 Months $13.00 per day (5 to 10 Hours)
    School Age 60 to 156 Months $7.50 per day (Less Than 3 Hours)
    School Age 60 to 156 Months $9.75 per day (3 to 5 Hours)
  • State Rating: 1
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: Yes
  • Type of Care: Preschool , School Age, Infant / Toddler
  • District Office: 904 M St, Danville AR-72833
  • District Office Phone: (479) 495-2723 (Note: This is not the facility phone number.)
  • Licensor: Allison Nash (Allison.Nash@dhs.arkansas.gov)

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Inspection/Report History

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Visit/Complaint Date Type Details
2020-10-09 Facility Visit No Violations Cited
2020-09-08 Facility Visit No Violations Cited
2020-08-13 Facility Visit No Violations Cited
2020-07-14 Facility Visit No Violations Cited
2020-06-23 Facility Visit No Violations Cited
2020-06-10 Facility Visit 300.301.4.Infants and toddlers shall not be mixed with preschool children, except as listed in the following requirement.
800.801.4.All space used by a center shall be kept clean and free of hazardous or potentially hazardous objects. (These objects include, but are not limited to, poisonous substances, firearms, explosives, broken toys/equipment, or other objects that could be harmful or dangerous, if they are determined to be accessible to children.)
2020-03-06 Facility Visit 500.501.5.h.The following activities or threats of such activities are unacceptable as behavior guidance measures and shall not be used for children. These include, but are not limited to the following:Inflicting physical pain, hitting, pinching, pulling hair, slapping, kicking, twisting arms, biting or biting back, spatting, swatting, etc.
2020-01-27 Facility Visit No Violations Cited
2020-01-21 Facility Complaint 500.501.5.h - The following activities or threats of such activities are unacceptable as behavior guidance measures and shall not be used for children. These include, but are not limited to the following: Inflicting physical pain, hitting, pinching, pulling hair, slapping, kicking, twisting arms, biting or biting back, spatting, swatting, etc.
2020-01-15 Facility Visit No Violations Cited
2019-11-01 Facility Visit 1000.1001.1.All manufacturer guidelines shall be followed for furniture and equipment that is used by, or around, children.
300.303.6.Staff shall not engage in behavior that could be viewed as sexual, dangerous, exploitative or physically harmful to children. A caregiver shall not use profanity or speak in an abusive manner when children are present.
400.401.16.a.The use of television, DVDs, video cassettes, computer/video games and other screen time activities shall meet the following requirements:Shall be prohibited for children younger than two years of age (The use of DVDs or other video programs for any activities with this age group would have to be approved through an alternative compliance request.)
400.401.7.a.There shall be meaningful, positive interaction between staff and children, to include but not limited to the following: Comfort children who are upset.
500.501.5.a.The following activities or threats of such activities are unacceptable as behavior guidance measures and shall not be used for children. These include, but are not limited to the following:Restraints (Restraining a child briefly by holding the child is allowed when the childs actions place the child or others at risk of injury.)
2019-10-08 Facility Visit No Violations Cited
2019-08-19 Facility Visit 300.301.2.b.The following staff child ratios shall be maintained: Ages of Children Number of Staff Number of Children 18 months 36 months 1 8
300.301.8.At no time shall children be left unsupervised or unattended. The child care center shall provide additional staff for any temporary absence of primary child caring staff for activities such as breaks, meal preparation, transportation, etc.
2019-03-14 Facility Visit No Violations Cited
2018-11-27 Facility Visit No Violations Cited

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