Growing Kids Learning Center - Goshen IN Licensed Center

3212 Elkhart Road, Goshen IN 46526
(574) 875-8005

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;
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Program and Licensing Details

  • Capacity: 253
  • License Number: 1100390
  • Age Range: Infant; Toddler; Two-Twelve
  • Achievement and/or Accreditations National Early Childhood Program Accreditation (NECPA)
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: Yes
  • Type of Care: Before and After School, Daytime, Full-Time, Kindergarten, Part-Time
  • Transportation: Field Trips
  • 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

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Inspection Type/Date Action needed to correct issue Date Resolved
Licensing
2017-09-29
Rest periods
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-53
Several classrooms had children's nap blankets/pillows in a large pile on top of the cots. Children's personal items should never be placed together.
Licensing
2017-09-29
Bathrooms
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-113
-A few classrooms didn't have paper towels placed in a dispenser. - One classroom had a broken soap dispenser-A few of the toilets were dirty and need to be cleaned.
Licensing
2017-09-29
Poisons, chemicals, and hazardous items
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-100
One of the classrooms had a large ladder leaning against the wall by the cabinets. This needs to be inaccessible to the children so that it doesn't accidentally fall on someone.
Licensing
2017-09-29
Pets
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-65
There was a guinea pig cage and a mouse cage that didn't have the openings covered with 16 gauge mesh screen to prevent the children from putting their fingers in the cage.
Licensing
2017-09-29
Building maintenance
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-99
There were some dusty vents throughout the building that need to e cleaned.
Licensing
2016-09-03
Staff shall keep exit areas clear of equipment, debris, and other objects at all times 2016-09-14
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-99(k)
There was a child playing in front of the emergency exit in one classroom, and another classroom had toys in front of the emergency exit.
Licensing
2016-09-03
The center must store diapers off the floor, protected from contamination, and inaccessible to children 2016-09-14
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-94(c)
There were some pull-ups on one of the bathrooms sinks; there was a pull up on the floor in the large motor room.
Licensing
2016-09-03
The center shall operate the kitchen, all food preparation areas, and all food service areas in compliance with 410 IAC 7-20, a copy of which shall be in the kitchen at all times for reference 2016-09-14
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-116(a)
There was some spilled milk in the bottom of the kitchen refrigerator that needs to be wiped up.
Licensing
2016-09-03
Poisons, chemicals, and any item that states fatal if swallowed must be in locked storage and not accessible to children 2016-09-14
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-100(a)
Bleach spray bottle was sitting on the sink within a child's reach in one of the toddler bathrooms.
Licensing
2016-09-03
The center shall provide hot and cold running water at all hand washing sinks 2016-09-14
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-114(c)
Water temperature was too high in some of the faucets.

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