Imani Cultural Academy, Inc. - Mount Vernon NY School-Age Child Care

312 South 8th Avenue, Mount Vernon NY 10550
(914) 664-1838 ext.125

About the Provider

Description: The IMANI Cultural Academy's mission is to equip children with academic and positive life skills, to enrich them through cultural expression and to enlighten them to become productive community leaders.

We provide a safe-haven environment for students age 6-12 between their transitions from school to home. We encourage our children to perform with excellence and to take personal responsibility for themselves and their communities.

Additional Information: This facility is authorized to administer over-the-counter topical ointments only; Initial License Date: 9/13/2011;

Program and Licensing Details

  • Capacity: 80
  • License Number: 479766
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: No
  • Schools Served: Mount Vernon School District
  • District Office: Child Care Council of Westchester
  • District Office Phone: (914) 761-3456 (Note: This is not the facility phone number.)

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Inspection/Report History

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Date Regulation Status
2017-08-23 414.5(a) Corrected
Brief Description: Suitable precautions must be taken to eliminate all conditions in areas accessible to children which pose a safety or health hazard.
2017-08-23 414.6(g) Corrected
Brief Description: Programs that offer transportation services either directly or by contract with a third party must ensure that drivers and vehicles meet all Department of Motor Vehicles and Department of Transportation requirements.
2017-08-23 414.14(d) Corrected
Brief Description: The thirty (30) hours of required training must address the following topics:
2017-08-23 414.15(c)(34) Corrected
Brief Description: documentation showing inspection and approval of any steam or hot water boilers performed in accordance with the requirements of the New York State Department of Labor and service performed once every 24 months during the current registration period on all other fuel burning heating systems and equipment and boilers not subject to the New York State Department of Labor requirements.
2017-02-28 414.5(b)(5) Corrected
Brief Description: The program must maintain on file a record of each shelter-in-place drill conducted, using forms provided by the Office or approved equivalents.
2017-02-28 414.5(x) Corrected
Brief Description: Firearms, shotguns and rifles are prohibited at the child care program, except that nothing in this section shall be construed to prohibit a police officer or peace officer, as those terms are defined in section 1.20 of the criminal procedure law, or a security guard, as defined in section 89-f of the general business law, from possessing a firearm, shotgun or rifle on the premises for the protection of the child care program. Each child care program shall post signs providing notification of such prohibition that read: "No firearms, shotguns or rifles are permitted on these premises." Such signs, not less than eight and one-half inches by eleven inches, shall be posted in a prominent manner and within reasonable distance of each entrance of the child care program. Such signs shall be distributed by the Office of Children and Family Services.
2017-02-28 414.15(c)(9) Corrected
Brief Description: a description of program activities offered to meet the needs of children, as described in section 414.7 of this Part;
2017-02-28 414.15(c)(11) Corrected
Brief Description: personnel information including a list of all staff with job assignments and schedules; Statewide Central Register clearance results; Justice Center for the Protection of Persons with Special Needs background check forms; criminal history review information; staff resumes; medical statement, acceptable references and other information required by section 414.13 of this Part;
2017-02-28 414.15(c)(22) Corrected
Brief Description: documentation from the local health department or the New York State Department of Health showing that the facility has been approved in accordance with the requirements of the New York State Department of Health;
2017-02-28 414.15(c)(31) Corrected
Brief Description: documentation from service personnel licensed by the New York State Department of State to perform fire alarm systems maintenance, repair and testing which shows that the fire alarm and detection systems have been inspected, tested and maintained during the current registration period in accordance with the applicable requirements of the Fire and Building Code of New York State;

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