Gan Henel Early Learning - Englewood NJ Regular Child Care Center

509 Engle Street, Englewood NJ 07631
(201) 308-3042

About the Provider

Description: Gan Henel Early Learning is a Regular Child Care Center in Englewood NJ, with a maximum capacity of 82 children. This child care center helps with children in the age range of 0 - 6 years. The provider does not participate in a subsidized child care program.

Program and Licensing Details

  • Capacity: 82
  • License Number: 170500052
  • Age Range: 0 - 6 years
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: No
  • 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
2019-09-23 2020-01-15 3A:52-4.6(a) Staff qualifications
The center shall maintain on file a Staff Records Checklist designated by the Office of Licensing, as specified in N.J.A.C. 3A:52-4.1(b), indicating that the center has obtained documentation of the applicable staff education and experience, as specified in 3A:52-4.6(b) through (d).

Violation Observed: Update the Staff Records Checklist to include all current staff.
2019-09-23 2020-01-15 3A:52-4.11(a)(1) Criminal History Record Information background check procedures
As a condition of securing a license or Certificate of Life/Safety Approval, the sponsor or sponsor representative shall ensure that a Criminal History Record Information (CHRI) fingerprint background check is completed for himself or herself, and for all staff members at least 18 years of age who are or will be working at the center on a regularly- scheduled basis, to determine whether any such person has been convicted of a crime, as specified in P.L. 2000, c. 77 (N.J.S.A. 30:5B-6.10 to 6.17). The sponsor or sponsor representative and each staff member shall complete the electronic fingerprinting process through the vendor authorized by the State to conduct CHRI background checks through the Division of State Police in the Department of Law and Public Safety and the Federal Bureau of Investigation.

Violation Observed: There is 1 missing CHRI.
2019-09-23 2020-01-15 3A:52-5.2(a)(5) State, county and municipal government physical facility requirements
The center shall be permitted to obtain a valid fire safety inspection certificate issued by the municipality in which it is located, based on a fire inspection conducted within the preceding 12 months, and submit a copy of the certificate to the Office of Licensing in lieu of a CO or CCO, if the center serves only children 2 ½ years of age or older and is located in a public school building that is used as a public school.

Violation Observed: The fire certificate is expired.
2019-09-23 2019-10-11 3A:52-5.3(p) Physical plant requirements for all centers
Play equipment, materials, and furniture for indoor and outdoor use shall be of sturdy and safe construction, non-toxic, free of hazards, and used in accordance with the manufacturer’s instructions. The center may not use play equipment intended for outdoor use indoors.

Violation Observed: Remove the broken push toys from the outdoor play area.
2019-09-23 2019-10-11 3A:52-4.3(c) Staff/child ratios and supervision
The following staff/child ratios shall apply, except as specified in 3A:52-4.3(d) through (f): | Age Staff/Child Ratio | Under 18 months - 1:4 | 18 months up to 2 ½ years - 1:6 | 2 ½ years up to 4 years - 1:10 | 4 years - 1:12 | 5 years and older - 1:15

Violation Observed: Maintain the staff/child ratios at all times. In classroom D, there were 13 children aged 2.5 with 1 staff. A second staff was needed.
2019-09-23 2019-10-11 3A:52-6.3(b)(3)(iv)(1) Food and nutrition
For early childhood programs, the following shall apply, feeding requirements for centers serving children less than 18 months of age are as follows: for bottles, each child's bottle(s) shall be labeled with the child's name and dated.

Violation Observed: Label the children's bottles with their name and the date.
2019-09-23 2019-10-11 3A:52-6.4(f) Rest and sleep requirements for early childhood programs
When cribs, playpens, cots, mats or other Office of Licensing-approved sleeping equipment are stored with sheets, blankets, or other coverings as single units, at least one item of each unit shall be labeled with child-identifying information.

Violation Observed: Label each crib in classroom A.
2019-09-23 2020-01-15 3A:52-7.7(a)(3)(iv) Environmental sanitation requirements
The schedule for disinfecting shall be as follows: tables used by the children for eating shall be washed and disinfected before each meal.

Violation Observed: Ensure that the tables are cleaned and disinfected using the required 2 step process, using a new towel for each step and each table, immediately before each meal.
2019-09-23 2019-10-11 3A:52-4.3(a)(1) Staff/child ratios and supervision
The center shall develop and implement an Office of Licensing-approved method to keep track of the location and ensure the safety of all children at all times when under the center’s supervision, including the transfer of supervision from and to parents during arrival and departure and the utilization of off-site locations, including playgrounds and field trips.

Violation Observed: Ensure that the staff know how many children are in their care at all times. A staff stated there were 16 children, when 15 were present.
2019-09-23 2019-10-11 3A:52-6.4(i) Rest and sleep requirements for early childhood programs
Children shall not use pacifiers with straps or other types of attachment devices.

Violation Observed: Ensure that the children do not have pacifiers with attachment devices.

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