J-bear Child Development Center I - Mooresville NC Four Star Center License

129 KNOB HILL DRIVE , MOORESVILLE NC 28117
(704) 664-7657
3 Reviews

About the Provider

Description: At J-Bear CDC, we feel that each child has the potential to reach maximum self-growth. To achieve this, a child must have a variety of experiences in order to enhance his/her natural capabilities. We strive to provide a quality child development center and service for our community. Our program is geared toward encouraging the natural curiosity of children and directing it toward productive developmental skills. This gives them an awareness of their own feelings and of the right to express those feelings. We also foster the development of creativity, self-confidence, and self-discipline.

Additional Information: Three Star Center License

Program and Licensing Details

  • License Number: 49000138
  • Capacity: 199
  • Age Range: 0 through 12
  • State Rating: 4
  • 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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Date Type Violations Rule
2024-03-12 Unannounced Inspection Yes
2024-03-12 Violation 721 G.S. 110-91(6); .0601(b)
All equipment and furnishings were not in good repair. Equipment on the playground for the two year old class and the one year old class needs to be power washed and cleaned. Equipment has a lot of dirt and green substance on sides.
2024-03-12 Violation 849 .0803(12)
Leftover medicines were not returned to the parent after the course of treatment was completed, after authorization was withdrawn or after authorization had expired and/or medication was not discarded within 72 hours of completion of treatment or withdrawal of authorization. Two Medicine authorization forms were expired. Medicine needs to be removed and returned to parents of new authorization form need to be completed.
2024-03-12 Violation 851 .0803(13)(a-e); .2318(3)
When medication was administered, documentation was not completed or maintained for 6 months and/or the documentation did not include the required information. Medication is administered to student everyday at 2pm. Teacher has not recorded the administer of the medication daily. The last written documentation of medicine given was on 3/4/24. It has not been documented that medcine was given from 3-5-24 thru 3-11-24.
2024-03-12 Violation 1867 .0605(k)(1-4)
The depth of the loose surfacing was not based on critical height of the equipment. Mulch needs to be raked and spread evenly so it will meet critical height of equipment.
2024-02-22 Unannounced Inspection No
2024-02-16 Unannounced Inspection Yes
2024-02-16 Violation 303 .1801(a)(1-5)
Children were not adequately supervised at all times. A staff member did not observe two children sharing a bathroom stall which lead to an incident that affected a child’s health and safety.
2023-09-12 Unannounced Inspection Yes
2023-09-12 Violation 468 .0510(d)(1)
When three year old children and older were in care, the materials and equipment in the activity area was not in sufficient quantity to allow at least three children to use the area regardless of whether the children choose the same or different activities. Center areas need to have more of a quantity to allow at least 3 children a choice of materials.
2023-09-12 Violation 488 .0510(e)(3)
For children under three years of age, materials were not offered in sufficient quantity to allow all children to use them at some time during the day and to allow for a range of choices. Center areas need to have more supplies for a range of choices during play.
2023-09-12 Violation 620 15A NCAC 18A .2825(a)
All walls and ceilings including doors and windows were not kept clean and in good repair. Walls in the classroom for the two year old's need to be painted. The wall looks like it is being repaired and there is not paint on spots of the wall where children art work is hanging.
2023-09-12 Violation 842 10A NCAC 09 .0803(1)(a & b)
A drug or medication was administered without written authorization and/or instructions from a child's parent or authorized health professional. Authorization form was not with medication director took medication out of classroom until form is complete.
2023-09-12 Violation 847 10A NCAC 09 .0803(4)(6-9)
Parent's medication authorization did not include required information. Two medication forms in toddler B classroom did not have the amount of medication to be administered. This was corrected by the administrator.
2023-09-12 Violation 1052 .1103(a)
Staff required to receive on-going training had not completed the required number of hours according to their education and experience.

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Reviews

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Lauren Jul 30, 2022
I have used this provider for less than 6 months

If I could give 0 I would. The director Wendy is condescending, told me she’s doing me a favor getting my daughter in so quickly. I gave her the opportunity to say they have no spots available but she insisted there was room but I shouldn’t “screw her over”. My daughter has food allergies to egg and they thought that meant butter? They were irritated to accommodate my questions for her allergens in their food so I could supply substitutes. Wendy said “she has a thousand allergies and can’t eat anything”. She has one major allergen that’s hidden in a lot of food. I asked if a list of foods contain the egg and it was an inconvenience to read labels. My daughter has cloth diapers and when asked they said they don’t do cloth so she has to wear underwear. She wet herself all day and through 2 pairs of shoes. Instead of asking for more shoes they requested someone pick her up for the day because they must have been tired of dealing with her for ONE day. When my husband went to collect her stuff they didn’t hesitate to hand it over and get rid of her in the center. The laziest people to ever run a child care center. If you love your kids and want them to be safe DO NOT send them here. Went to a different daycare the next day and they were HAPPY to accommodate the allergens, cloth, and accept my daughter into their class with no judgments and no condescending remarks. Wendy is a trash human who does not deserve to work with children.

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Marshall Schaper Jan 20, 2022
I have used this provider for less than 6 months

DO NOT LEAVE YOUR CHILDREN HERE. I have never dealt with a more unprofessional business in my life. There is a severe lack of communication. We were given no information as to our child’s meals, drinks, anything. She came home crying hysterically every day, and our child is not a cryer. She was always extremely thirsty upon picking her up. She would have bruises to which no explanation could be provided. Only that “things happen with 2 year olds”. Wendy (the “director” with the Karen haircut) called me disrespectful when I explained our concerns and provided a two weeks notice, as we are sending our daughter to another daycare. Then about two minutes later messaged me in the app and told me that they were terminating care as of that day, and that I needed to come pick her up. Grossly unprofessional and I would absolutely never leave a child under their care.

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Mariah Jan 20, 2022
I have used this provider for less than 6 months

WOULD NEVER LEAVE CHILDREN HERE AGAIN!!! For a 4 star daycare the staffs behavior is quite baffling. My child came home multiple times with bruises and telling me she was being hit. Of course the staff acts like they know absolutely nothing about It, couldn't even tell me what my child was being offered to eat or drink on the daily. And definitely did not follow dietary restrictions i had set for my child. The director Wendy is a JOKE, has no regard to how shitty the establishment is and she's NEVER there and when she is she could care less about parental concerns for their child. They also terminated my child's care with no heads up. Definitely WOULD NOT RECOMMEND TO ANYONE!!! Keep children safe don't send them here!

 

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