Growing Kids Learning Center - South Bend IN Licensed Center

2601 North Bendix , South Bend IN 46628
(574) 288-3992

About the Provider

Description:

As a licensed child care center, Growing Kids Learning Center meets or exceeds the most rigorous Indiana state licensing standards. Growing Kids provides early childhood education and childcare for ages six weeks old through school age. Our mission is to provide a safe, secure learning environment that helps each child reach their full potential at every stage of development. We provide structured educational programs using the Creative Curriculum,that promote cognitive, social, emotional and physical growth to help your child fully develop. We custom design and build our state of the art centers from the perspective of early childhood education and safety. Growing Kids offers an exclusive, which is a dramatic play area called Main Street for hands-on learning through play. For convenience we offer extended hours until 11:30 pm, flexible schedules, including school age days off, winter and spring breaks, and a Summer Camp. We even offer one FREE Saturday of care each month. Visit GrowingKids.com for more information.

Additional Information: PTQ 4; PTQ 4; PTQ 4; PTQ 4;

Program and Licensing Details

  • License Number: 125939
  • Capacity: 267
  • Age Range: Infant; Toddler; Two-Twelve
  • Achievement and/or Accreditations National Early Childhood Program Accreditation (NECPA)
  • PTQ Level: 4
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: Yes
  • Type of Care: Before and After School, Daytime, Full-Time, Part-Time
  • Transportation: Field Trips
  • Current License Issue Date: Jul 01, 2020
  • Current License Expiration Date: Jun 30, 2022
  • District Office: Indiana Family and Social Services Administration - Bureau of Child Care
  • District Office Phone: 1-877-511-1144 (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.

Inspection Type/Date Action needed to correct issue Date Resolved
12/31/2018
1970-01-01
Childrens admission records 2019-01-02
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-36
A few children's files need updated copies of shot records.
12/31/2018
1970-01-01
Building maintenance 2019-01-02
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-99
-One of the plastic light shields at the top of Main Street is cracked. -There were several ceiling vents throughout the facility that were dusty/dirty.-A few of the sinks need recaulked. -One of the classroom drinkning fountains overshoots.
11/30/2017
1970-01-01
The center shall not permit trash that contains combustible materials, such as paper, rags, or cardboard, to accumulate on the premises
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-102(b)
There were some papers and a box placed on the stove top in the kitchen.
11/30/2017
1970-01-01
Toddler Feeding
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-140
There were some peaches that weren't cut into 1/2" size cubes for the toddlers.
11/30/2017
1970-01-01
Playground and Outdoor Safety
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-66
There is some chipping paint on one of the playground structures that needs to be sanded down and repainted.
11/30/2017
1970-01-01
Building maintenance
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-99
-5 of the drinking fountains overshoots
11/30/2017
1970-01-01
Vendor service
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-83
No NonCompliances Cited
12/9/2016
1970-01-01
Toddler Room Furnishings
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-130
No NonCompliances Cited
12/9/2016
1970-01-01
Building maintenance 2016-12-12
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-99
-There were 2 water-stained ceiling tiles in one of the classrooms of peeling paint in one of the classrooms-There were some small spots
12/9/2016
1970-01-01
Kitchen and food preparation areas 2016-12-12
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-116
-The microwave was very dirty inside and needs to be cleaned-There were sippy cups being stored in the refrigerator that weren't covered
12/9/2016
1970-01-01
Staff hygiene 2016-12-12
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-98
There was a child who didn't wash their hands after toileting.
12/9/2016
1970-01-01
Bathrooms 2016-12-12
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-113
There was a small hole in one of the changing table pads
6/4/2019
1970-01-01
Toddler Feeding 2019-08-10
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-140
In one of the toddler rooms, the children were in their feeding chairs but they weren't strapped in.
6/4/2019
1970-01-01
Toddler Room Furnishings 2019-08-10
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-130
There was a small tear in one of the toddler room changing table pads that either needs to be repaired or the pad replaced.
6/4/2019
1970-01-01
Staff hygiene 2019-08-10
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-98
An infant room teacher didn't wash a baby's hands after diapering.

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