Forbush Preschool - East Bend NC Five Star Center License

(336) 699-8447

About the Provider

Description: Forbush Elementary School recognizes each student as an individual and prepares each student for academic, social and personal success.

Additional Information: Five Star Center License

Program and Licensing Details

  • License Number: 99000085
  • Capacity: 18
  • Age Range: 3 through 6
  • State Rating: 5
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: No
  • 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
2024-02-21 Unannounced Inspection Yes
2024-02-21 Violation 1035 .0701(a)
Child care providers, including the director, uncompensated providers, substitute providers, and volunteers did not have the required Emergency Information Form on file on or before the first day of work, which included all the required information and/or the information on the form was not updated as changes occur and at least annually. One staff person did not have an updated emergency form on file.
2024-02-21 Violation 1899 .1103(b)
Health and safety training topics were not included as part of on-going training within five years of completing the previous health and safety training topics. One staff member did not renew the medication in child care training topic.
2023-09-19 Unannounced Inspection Yes
2023-09-19 Violation 1867 .0605(k)(1-4)
The depth of the loose surfacing was not based on critical height of the equipment.The depth of the mulch within the fall zone of the stationary play equipment measured less than 6 inches deep.
2023-09-19 Violation 9995
15A NCAC 18A .2832 OUTDOOR LEARNING ENVIRONMENT AND PREMISES (a) At child care centers, the premises, including the outdoor learning environment, shall be kept clean, drained to minimize standing water, free of litter and hazardous materials, and maintained in a manner which does not encourage the harborage of vermin. The outdoor playset was visibly dirty and needs to be cleaned.
2023-03-22 Unannounced Inspection Yes
2023-03-22 Violation 807 10A NCAC 09 .0601(a)
A safe indoor and outdoor environment was not provided for the children. Inside, I observed peeling paint and damaged dry wall in both children's restrooms. Outside on the playground, I observed a hole in the fiberglass cover of a maintenance shutoff valve.
2023-03-22 Violation 812 10A NCAC 09 .0604(c)
Electrical outlets and power strips, not in use, which were located in space used by children did not have safety outlets or were not covered with safety plugs unless located behind furniture or equipment that cannot be moved by a child. I observed three unused outlets on a strip by the teacher's desk were not covered. The outlets were covered during the visit.
2023-03-22 Violation 1867 .0605(k)(1-4)
The depth of the loose surfacing was not based on critical height of the equipment. The depth of the mulch within the fall zone of the stationary play equipment measured less than 6 inches deep.
2022-11-01 Unannounced Inspection No
2022-04-01 Unannounced Inspection Yes
2022-04-01 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. One staff hired 9/2021 staff did not complete the training within 90 days of hire.
2022-04-01 Violation 705 .0601(c)
Equipment and furnishings were not sturdy, stable and free of hazards. Outdoors, I observed the plastic covering installed over the electrical box on the playground contained two large holes.
2021-09-29 Unannounced Inspection No

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