KidAcademy Learning Center - Mount Laurel NJ Regular Child Care Center

7000 ATRIUM WAY, MOUNT LAUREL NJ 08054
(856) 780-3152

About the Provider

Description: Our Educational Childcare Philosophy KidAcademy provides educational child care. We are very passionate about providing your child with the tools he or she needs to be successful in life. Stimulating Educational Environment A safe, stimulating environment to create meaningful experiences for your child every day is our daily goal. Highly Trained Childcare Teachers Our highly trained teachers focus on reading, writing and arithmetic and active learning experiences around character building, physical activity, social and emotional development.

Program and Licensing Details

  • License Number: 03KID0005
  • Capacity: 115
  • Age Range: 0 - 13 years
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: Yes
  • Current License Expiration Date: Sep 21, 2022
  • District Office: New Jersey Dept of Children and Families - Office of Licensing
  • District Office Phone: 1-877-667-9845 (Note: This is not the facility phone number.)

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Inspection/Report History

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Date Cited Date Abated Regulation Number Summary
2019-10-31 2019-11-21 3A:52-4.3(a)(1) Staff/child ratios and supervision
The center shall develop and implement an Office of Licensing-approved method to keep track of the location and ensure the safety of all children at all times when under the center’s supervision, including the transfer of supervision from and to parents during arrival and departure and the utilization of off-site locations, including playgrounds and field trips.

Violation Observed: Ensure that the staff knows the number of children in their care at all times wherein a named staff member stated that they were caring for 7 children when 6 were present.
2019-10-31 2019-11-21 3A:52-4.11(a)(2) Criminal History Record Information background check procedures
As a condition of securing a license or Certificate of Life/Safety Approval, the sponsor or sponsor representative shall ensure that a Criminal History Record Information (CHRI) fingerprint background check is completed for himself or herself, and for all staff members at least 18 years of age who are or will be working at the center on a regularly- scheduled basis, to determine whether any such person has been convicted of a crime, as specified in P.L. 2000, c. 77 (N.J.S.A. 30:5B-6.10 to 6.17). The sponsor or sponsor representative and each staff member shall provide the identifying information and documentation to the State-authorized vendor as necessary to conduct a CHRI background check, including the individual’s name, address, date of birth, place of birth, citizenship, sex, race, height, weight, hair color, eye color, Social Security number, and the center’s license number.

Violation Observed: Ensure that the 2 new staff members have cleared CHRI checks.
2019-10-31 2019-12-11 3A:52-4.10(a)(1) Child Abuse Record Information background check procedures
The sponsor or sponsor representative, and each staff member shall complete a signed consent form provided by the Department that indicates the identifying information necessary to conduct a CARI background check, including the person’s name, address, date of birth, sex, race, and Social Security number. Pursuant to the Federal Privacy Act of 1974 (P.L. 93-579), the Department shall advise each such person that the disclosure of his or her Social Security number is voluntary, and that the Social Security number will only be used for the purpose of conducting a CARI background check.

Violation Observed: Ensure that the 2 new staff members have cleared CARI checks.
2019-09-30 3A:52-4.11(a)(1) Criminal History Record Information background check procedures
As a condition of securing a license or Certificate of Life/Safety Approval, the sponsor or sponsor representative shall ensure that a Criminal History Record Information (CHRI) fingerprint background check is completed for himself or herself, and for all staff members at least 18 years of age who are or will be working at the center on a regularly- scheduled basis, to determine whether any such person has been convicted of a crime, as specified in P.L. 2000, c. 77 (N.J.S.A. 30:5B-6.10 to 6.17). The sponsor or sponsor representative and each staff member shall complete the electronic fingerprinting process through the vendor authorized by the State to conduct CHRI background checks through the Division of State Police in the Department of Law and Public Safety and the Federal Bureau of Investigation.

Violation Observed: Three new staff members needs cleared CHRI checks.
2019-09-04 2019-09-30 3A:52-4.3(a) Staff/child ratios and supervision
The children shall be supervised directly by a staff member at all times, including during outdoor activities, rest and sleep, and walking through hallways. Toileting procedures shall be supervised by a staff member as appropriate for the ages and developmental needs of the children.

Violation Observed: Staff walked out of Room 6 leaving 8 children 3 years old unsupervised. | Staff walked out of Room 4 leaving 10 children ages 4-13 years old unsupervised.
2019-08-21 2019-09-30 3A:52-4.3(c) Staff/child ratios and supervision
The following staff/child ratios shall apply, except as specified in 3A:52-4.3(d) through (f): | Age Staff/Child Ratio | Under 18 months - 1:4 | 18 months up to 2 ½ years - 1:6 | 2 ½ years up to 4 years - 1:10 | 4 years - 1:12 | 5 years and older - 1:15

Violation Observed: Room 4 had 15 children ages 4-10 with 1 staff member when an additional staff member was needed. | Room 1 staff walked out the class to go into Room 2 leaving 5 children ages 0-18 months with 1 staff. | 9/4/19 | Room 1 had 5 children ages 0-18 months with 1 staff member when an additional staff member was needed.
2019-08-21 2019-09-04 3A:52-5.3(a)(10) Physical plant requirements for all centers
Indoor maintenance and sanitation requirements are as follows: all corrosive agents, insecticides, bleaches, detergents, polishes, any products under pressure in an aerosol spray can, and any toxic substance shall be stored in a locked cabinet or in an enclosure located in an area not accessible to the children.

Violation Observed: Ensure that the children do not have access to shaving cream that states to keep away from children wherein staff in Room 5 had the children playing in the shaving cream.
2019-07-29 2019-11-21 3A:52-5.3(i)(5)(i) Physical plant requirements for all centers
Environmental condition precautions are as follows: at the time of the initial application, any renewal application, relocation of an existing licensed center and, in the discretion of the Office of Licensing, any other time, the applicant or facility operator shall certify in writing that the center provides a potable water supply provided by a public community water system. If the facility is supplied by a public community water system, the applicant or facility operator shall provide documentation of water testing conducted by a laboratory certified by the Department of Environmental Protection for water testing for lead and copper from all faucets and other sources used for drinking water or food preparation and at least 50 percent of all indoor water faucets utilized by the center.

Violation Observed: Water testing.
2019-07-29 2019-08-21 3A:52-7.8(a)(1)(ii) Personal hygiene requirements
Handwashing requirements are as follows: the center shall ensure that children three months of age and older wash their hands with soap and running water immediately after using the toilet or having diapers changed.

Violation Observed: Wash children hands immediately after having a diaper change as needed throughout the center.
2019-07-29 2019-09-30 3A:52-7.7(a)(3)(ii)(1) Environmental sanitation requirements
The schedule for disinfecting shall be as follows: the following items shall be washed and disinfected at least daily, toilets and toilet seats.

Violation Observed: Wash and disinfect the toilet seats as needed throughout the center.
2019-07-29 2019-09-30 3A:52-7.7(a)(3)(iv) Environmental sanitation requirements
The schedule for disinfecting shall be as follows: tables used by the children for eating shall be washed and disinfected before each meal.

Violation Observed: Wash and disinfect the tables before meals in Room 7. | Wash and disinfect the tables before meals in Room 1.
2019-07-29 2019-10-31 3A:52-7.7(e)(1)(iv) Environmental sanitation requirements
For early childhood programs, the following shall apply: in addition to the items specified in N.J.A.C. 3A:52-7.7(a)3, the following equipment items or surfaces shall be washed and disinfected after each use, toys mouthed by infants and toddlers before being given to another child.

Violation Observed: Wash and disinfect the mouthed toys as needed throughout the center.
2019-07-29 2019-09-30 3A:52-7.7(e)(1)(iii) Environmental sanitation requirements
For early childhood programs, the following shall apply: in addition to the items specified in N.J.A.C. 3A:52-7.7(a)3, the following equipment items or surfaces shall be washed and disinfected after each use, diapering surfaces.

Violation Observed: Wash and disinfect the diapering surface after each use as needed throughout the center.
2019-07-29 2019-11-21 3A:52-7.3(a)(2) Health and immunization requirements for children
For early childhood programs, the following shall apply: for each child not enrolled in a public or private school, upon admission, the center shall maintain on file at the center a Universal Child Health Record (Department of Health Form CH-14) or its equivalent, updated annually, along with an immunization record, and a special care plan, if applicable. A 30-day grace period is permitted in N.J.A.C. 8:57-4.5(e)

Violation Observed: Update the Universal Health records annually.
2019-07-29 2019-08-21 3A:52-6.1(e) Activities
The center shall ensure that pacifiers are removed when the children are crawling or walking.

Violation Observed: The center shall ensure that pacifiers are removed when the children are crawling and walking in Room 1.

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