Higher Calling Child Care - Smithfield NC Three Star Center License

(919) 938-0232
1 Review

About the Provider

Description: HIGHER CALLING CHILD CARE is a Three Star Center License in SMITHFIELD NC. The provider also participates in a subsidized child care program.

Program and Licensing Details

  • License Number: 51000839
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: Yes
  • District Office: North Carolina Dept of Health and Human Services - Division of Child Development
  • District Office Phone: (919) 662-4499 (Note: This is not the facility phone number.)

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Inspection/Report History

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Inspection Date Classification* Inspection Type Score (out of 235 points)
2019-06-17 Superior Sanitation Inspection 227
2018-10-24 Approved Sanitation Inspection 213

*The following scale shows what the different sanitation ratings mean.
Superior -- 0-15 demerits, no 6-point item
Approved -- 15-30 demerits, no 6-point item
Provisional-- 31-45 demerits, or a 6-point item
Disapproved-- 46 or more demerits, or failure to improve provisional classification
Summary Disapproval-- when right-of-entry to inspect is denied, when an inspection is discontinued at the request of the operator, or when a water sample is confirmed positive for fecal coliform, total coliform or other chemical constituents.

If date of inspection is more than 9 months old, call the facility directly to ensure this is the most recent report available.

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Stancil May 19, 2018
I have used this provider for more than 6 months

All my children have attend Higher Calling Child Care for more then a decade. I was truly sad when they transfer to Smithfield, NC. However owner/Director Shonda Covington Said "She'll Be happy to transport my child to the new location which is in Smithfield NC. Mrs.Shonda Covington has taught my children to read at age 2 also potty training. My child only attend 3 days they always have in house field trips older children go on field trips though out the year. I'm truly happy and she accept 3rd Party. If you don't know now you know come visit Mrs.Shonda in Smithfield your be happy that you came

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