Galileo Pre-prep Child Care Center Inc. - Coram NY Day Care Center

25 Gibbs Road, Coram NY 11727
(631) 473-0139

About the Provider

Description: Thank you for taking the time to learn more about Galileo Pre-Prep and Child Care Center! The best choice for childcare in Suffolk County, we promise! We take our role as child care providers very seriously, and take pride in everything we do. We believe that every child is special and unique, and that children thrive when they are surrounded by people, and an environment that is peaceful, positive, and affirming.

We promise to partner with you to promote the growth and development of your child. We are absolutely committed to only employing dedicated, trained, and qualified staff members who are devoted to the care and well-being of your child.

We value the partnership we have together with you to care for, train, help build character, and prepare for your child’s future. We are always here to answer your questions, and resolve any issues or concerns you may have. Never hesitate to contact us at any time. We look forward to your involvement as we join together in teamwork for the continued success and growth of your child.

We are excited to welcome you to our Galileo Family!

Program and Licensing Details

  • Capacity: 54
  • License Number: 727449
  • Age Range: Total Capacity: 54;Infants: 4;Toddlers: 12;Preschool: 26;School age: 12;
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: No
  • Schools Served: Longwood School District
  • District Office: Long Island Regional Office
  • District Office Phone: (631) 240-2560 (Note: This is not the facility phone number.)

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Inspection/Report History

Where possible, ChildcareCenter provides inspection reports as a service to families. This information is deemed reliable, but is not guaranteed. We encourage families to contact the daycare provider directly with any questions or concerns, as the provider may have already addressed some or all issues. Reports can also be verified with your local daycare licensing office.

Date Regulation Status
2017-06-21 413.4(a) Not Corrected
Brief Description: The Office shall perform a criminal history record check regarding any owner, employee, caregiver or volunteer of a child day care center, small day care center, school-age child care program, group family day care home, or family day care home, as defined in Part 413.2, and any person age eighteen or over residing on the premises of a group family day care home or family day care home which is to be licensed or registered.
2017-06-21 418-1.8(e) Not Corrected
Brief Description: A group teacher, meeting the qualifications of section 418-1.13, is required for every group of children.
2017-06-21 418-1.14(c) Not Corrected
Brief Description: Fifteen (15) of the required thirty (30) hours of training must be obtained during the first six months of the program's first year of licensure or during the person's first six months of employment by the program.
2017-06-21 418-1.15(a)(1)(ii) Not Corrected
Brief Description: Each child day care center must operate in compliance with the regulations of the Office and all other applicable laws and regulations.
2017-06-21 418-1.15(c)(7) Not Corrected
Brief Description: copies of current staff and volunteers health statements;
2017-04-06 418-1.3(d) Corrected
Brief Description: A temperature of at least 68 degrees Fahrenheit must be maintained in all rooms to be occupied by children.
2017-04-06 418-1.3(q) Corrected
Brief Description: Separate quarters or areas apart from those of the older children must be provided for infants and toddlers. These must consist of play areas of at least 35 square feet per child where infants and toddlers may safely and comfortably sit, crawl, walk and play. There must be additional space for sleeping provided in accordance with the following:
2017-04-06 418-1.8(l)(3) Corrected
Brief Description: Groups of children may not be mixed together to use outdoor play areas, exercise areas, gym rooms or other common areas of the center unless, the space is large enough to accommodate multiple groups which must be kept separate.
2017-04-06 418-1.8(l)(8) Corrected
Brief Description: Except for Office approved continuity of care classrooms, children under three years of age may not participate in mixed age groups except for limited periods of time at the beginning and end of the child day care center's daily operation.
2017-01-09 418-1.12(f) Corrected
Brief Description: Programs changing their meal policy must provide adequate notice to parents.

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