Frances C. Smith Early Childhood Center #50 - Elizabeth NJ Regular Child Care Center

(908) 436-6380
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About the Provider

Description: The Frances C. Smith Center facility is housed in the former Rickel Home Center, Located at 1000 South Elmora Avenue, and will accommodate approximately 300 youngsters. The building's interior was completely renovated to meet the special needs of the preschool child.

Program and Licensing Details

  • License Number: 20FRA0004
  • Capacity: 180
  • Age Range: 2 1/2 - 13 years
  • State Rating: 1
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: Yes
  • District Office: New Jersey Dept of Children and Families - Office of Licensing
  • District Office Phone: 1-877-667-9845 (Note: This is not the facility phone number.)

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Inspection/Report History

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Date Cited Date Abated Regulation Number Summary
2019-07-31 2020-01-07 3A:52-4.8(c) Orientation training
The center shall ensure that all staff members who work at the center complete 12 hours of continuing staff development each year.

Violation Observed: Ensure all staff complete 12 hours of annual training and credentialed staff complete 20 hours of annual training.
2019-07-31 2019-10-18 3A:52-3.4(a) Comprehensive general liability insurance
The sponsor or sponsor representative shall secure comprehensive general liability insurance coverage for the center and shall maintain on file a copy of the insurance policy or documentation of current insurance coverage.

Violation Observed: Provide a current policy.
2019-07-31 2020-01-07 3A:52-4.8(b) Orientation training
Orientation training as specified in N.J.A.C. 3A:52-4.8(a) may be included for six of the required hours of staff development specified in N.J.A.C. 3A:52-4.8(c) and (d).

Violation Observed: Provide annual orientation for all staff.
2019-07-31 2020-01-07 3A:52-5.3(o)(2) Physical plant requirements for all centers
First aid requirements are as follows: the first aid and CPR training shall include a hands-on training component in addition to any online training coursework.

Violation Observed: Provide current CPR/First Aid certification.

If you are a provider and you believe any information is incorrect, please contact us. We will research your concern and make corrections accordingly.


pilar Mar 04, 2016

7 cars are allow to park for 150 little kids in 10 min, otherwise you will have a ticket or have you car tow. board of education does not care.the principal does not care good luck.

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