Gingerbread House - Tahlequah OK Child Care Center

701 SOUTH CAMPBELL, TAHLEQUAH OK 74464
(918) 207-0117

About the Provider

Description: GINGERBREAD HOUSE is a Child Care Center in TAHLEQUAH OK, with a maximum capacity of 27 children. This child care center helps with children in the age range of 0 - 11 Months, 12 - 23 Months, 2 Years, 3 Years. The provider may also participate in a subsidized child care program.

Additional Information: Rated 2 Stars.

Program and Licensing Details

  • Capacity: 27
  • License Number: K830024658
  • Age Range: 0 - 11 Months, 12 - 23 Months, 2 Years, 3 Years
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: Yes
  • Type of Care: Daytime Hours
  • Transportation: Field Trips, Emergency Only
  • District Office: Oklahoma Dept of Human Services - Child Care Services
  • District Office Phone: (918)207-4500 (Note: This is not the facility phone number.)
  • Licensor: Amy VanFleet

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Inspection/Report History

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Date Type/Purpose Corrections
2018-02-05 Periodic
Full Inspection
Description:

No non-compliances observed

2017-10-11 Periodic
Full Inspection
Description:

No non-compliances observed

2017-06-30 Follow Up
Partial Inspection
Plan: center is under a plan of correction to correct the expired PDL's at this time and were given a time frame of 60 days to correct this
Correction Date: 2017-08-28
Description: 340:110-3-284(b)(3) - Oklahoma Professional Development Ladder. Prior to or within 12 months of employment, teaching personnel obtain and maintain a current Oklahoma Professional Development Ladder (OPDL) certificate, per OAC 340 Appendix FF Oklahoma Professional Development Ladder.

two personnel have been employed over 12 months have expired PDL's. Thier PDL's expired 11/2016. One personnel that has been employed almost 2 years does not have a PDL.

2017-06-30 Follow Up
Partial Inspection
Plan: center is already under a plan of correction and the center has 90 days to correct this as well.
Correction Date: 2017-09-28
Description: 340:110-3-284.1(b) - Director. The program employs an individual who meets these position specific requirements.

directors credential for ;program director expired 01/25/2017

2017-06-30 Follow Up
Partial Inspection
Plan: center is already under a plan of correction and has 60 days to correct this
Correction Date: 2017-08-28
Description: 340:110-3-284.2(b)(2)(C) - have a current Oklahoma Professional Development Ladder (OPDL) certificate per OAC 340 Appendix FF - Oklahoma Professional Development Ladder of:

both personnel that qualify as master teachers have expired PDL's which expired 11/2016

2017-06-28 Periodic
Full Inspection
Plan: Director will reapply, send all needed documentation, and maintain current annually.
Correction Date: 2017-09-28
Description: 340:110-3-284.1(b)(C) - has a current bronze or higher level certificate per OAC 340 Appendix EE - Oklahoma Director's Credential;

Director's Credential for program director expired 01/25/2017.

2017-06-28 Periodic
Full Inspection
Plan: PDLs will be applied for, all documentation provided to CECPD, and will be maintained current.
Correction Date: 2017-08-28
Description: 340:110-3-284(b)(3) - Oklahoma Professional Development Ladder. Prior to or within 12 months of employment, teaching personnel obtain and maintain a current Oklahoma Professional Development Ladder (OPDL) certificate, per OAC 340 Appendix FF Oklahoma Professional Development Ladder.

Two personnel that have been employed over 12 months have expired PDLs. Their PDLs expired 11/2016. One personnel that has been employed almost 2 years does not have a PDL.

2017-06-28 Periodic
Full Inspection
Plan: Staff/child ratio chart was reviewed with assistant director during the visit. Children were moved to meet staff/child ratio. Staff/child ratio chart will be reviewed as needed in order to maintain staff/child ratio.
Correction Date: 2017-06-28
Description: 340:110-3-286(a) - Ratios. Ratios mean the number of teaching personnel required to be physically present with a child or group of children per Oklahoma Administrative Code (OAC) 340 Appendix GG - Ratios and Group Sizes. Only teaching personnel count in ratios, unless the requirements specifically state otherwise. The program is required to maintain ratios at all times.

Staff/child ratio was not being met in the front area during naptime as there were 18 children, ages Infants and Older with 2 personnel with 3 children being under 2 years old. One room had 1 infant present in the room with no personnel.

2017-06-28 Periodic
Full Inspection
Plan: Personnel will apply for, provide documentation to CECPD, and maintain current their PDLs.
Correction Date: 2017-08-28
Description: 340:110-3-284.2(b)(2)(C) - have a current Oklahoma Professional Development Ladder (OPDL) certificate per OAC 340 Appendix FF - Oklahoma Professional Development Ladder of:

Both personnel that qualify as master teachers have expired PDLs which expired 11/2016.

2017-06-28 Periodic
Full Inspection
Plan: Children will not be left unsupervised in rooms at any time. During transition times personnel will ensure all children are being properly supervised.
Correction Date: 2017-06-28
Description: 340:110-3-287(a) - Supervision. Supervision means the function of observing, overseeing, and guiding a child or group of children, including an awareness of, and responsibility for the ongoing activity of each child, and being near enough to intervene when needed. The program is required to maintain supervision at all times.

Infant was left alone in room while personnel was moving another child from the lunch area to the room.

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