Har Shalom Early Childhood Education Center - Potomac MD Licensed Child Care Center

11510 Falls Road, Potomac MD 20854
(301) 299-7087

About the Provider

Description: For more than 30 years, our unique Early Childhood Jewish Education program has provided a high quality, safe, nurturing, inclusive environment that promotes the physical, social, emotional, spiritual and cognitive development of children. At the same time we foster a positive Jewish identify and help each child develop an appreciation of their Jewish heritage. In addition, we offer a child-centered, play-centered developmentally appropriate curriculum for young children. Har Shalom ECEC is approved by the Maryland State Department of Education and commended by the Partnership for Jewish Life and Learning (PJLL). We include children with special needs and we accept children of all races, creeds and national origins.

Additional Information: MSDE-Approved Education Program.

Program and Licensing Details

  • Capacity: 64
  • License Number: 156706
  • Age Range: 2 years, 3 years, 4 years, 5 years
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: No
  • District Office: Region 5 - Montgomery County
  • District Office Phone: (240) 314-1400 (Note: This is not the facility phone number.)

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Inspection/Report History

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Date Inspection Type Regulations Status
2018-04-27 Routine 13A.16.02.01E Corrected
Findings: License was not posted. Corrected during the inspection.
2018-04-27 Routine 13A.16.06.05C(2) Corrected
Findings: Continued training was not documented on the professional development plan. Corrected during the inspection.
2018-04-27 Routine 13A.16.06.09B(1) Corrected
Findings: At least one preschool teacher did not complete approved continued training.
2018-04-27 Routine 13A.16.06.12A(4) Corrected
Findings: Aide continued training was not documented on the professional development plan. Corrected during the inspection.
2018-04-27 Routine 13A.16.12.05C(3) Corrected
Findings: Thermometer in room 4 and room 1 were not working.
2017-05-10 Routine 13A.16.03.06A(1) Corrected
Findings: The center did not notify the licensing agency about hiring a new employee.
2017-05-10 Routine 13A.16.06.02 Corrected
Findings: Each new hire did not receive a complete employee orientation as required.
2017-05-10 Routine 13A.16.06.04A(1) Corrected
Findings: The center did not obtain a medical evaluation for each prospective employee that met all requirements.
2017-05-10 Routine 13A.16.06.05C(2) Corrected
Findings: Completion of continued training was not documented as required.
2017-05-10 Routine 13A.16.06.09B(2) Corrected
Findings: Completion of continued training was not documented as required.

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