Kiddie Academy of Eatontown - Eatontown NJ Regular Child Care Center

105 CLINTON AVENUE , EATONTOWN NJ 07724
(732) 935-9400

About the Provider

Description: At Kiddie Academy, we continuously deliver the highest-quality child day care possible. It's something we're passionate about. It is this passion that has given us a leadership position in education-based child care for more than 30 years. And it's what drives us to positively shape the lives of children, families and communities everywhere.

Program and Licensing Details

  • License Number: 110300287
  • Capacity: 174
  • Age Range: 0 - 13 years
  • State Rating: 1
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: Yes
  • Current License Expiration Date: Jun 23, 2023
  • 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.)
  • Licensor: Dina Patel (dpatel@ccrnj.org)

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Inspection/Report History

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Date Cited Date Abated Regulation Number Summary
2020-03-12 2020-10-14 3A:52-5.3(a)(16)(i) Physical plant requirements for all centers
Indoor maintenance and sanitation requirements are as follows: walls shall be painted or otherwise covered whenever there is evidence of excessive peeling or chipped paint.

Violation Observed: Touch up purple paint on wall in room #9 make believers.
2020-03-12 2020-10-26 3A:52-5.3(d)(2) Physical plant requirements for all centers
Heating requirements are as follows: steam and hot water pipes and radiators shall be protected by screens, guards, insulation, or any other suitable, non-combustible protective device.

Violation Observed: Remove rust from radiator in 2nd floor children's bathroom in #6 creative explorers.
2020-03-12 2020-11-02 3A:52-5.3(i)(5)(ii)(2) 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 results reveal elevated levels of lead or copper as defined by the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection, Bureau of Safe Drinking Water, which pose risk of harm to children, the center shall provide bottled water for drinking.

Violation Observed: Provide water testing for renewal.
2020-03-12 2020-06-24 3A:52-7.7(a)(1)(i) Environmental sanitation requirements
Disinfectants shall be used as follows: the center shall disinfect those items specified in N.J.A.C. 3A:52-7.7(a)3 with a solution that shall be a commercially prepared disinfectant that indicates it kills bacteria, viruses, and parasites. This solution shall be used in accordance with label instructions.

Violation Observed: Ensure staff disinfects diapering surfaces after sanitizing changing table mats.
2020-03-12 2020-10-14 3A:52-6.3(b)(3)(iv)(1) Food and nutrition
For early childhood programs, the following shall apply, feeding requirements for centers serving children less than 18 months of age are as follows: for bottles, each child's bottle(s) shall be labeled with the child's name and dated.

Violation Observed: Ensure bottles are labeled with children's name. and dated.
2020-03-12 2020-10-14 3A:52-6.3(a)(12)(v) Food and nutrition
All centers shall comply with the following requirements, the center shall ensure that these safety and sanitation practices are followed: unused portions of food shall be labeled with the child's name, date, and type of food. The food shall be stored in the refrigerator, returned to the parent, or discarded with the parent's consent. All unused food shall be discarded if not consumed by the end of the day.

Violation Observed: Ensure partially consumed food is discarded immediately after eating in room #4 explorers B.
2020-03-12 2020-10-14 3A:52-5.3(a)(15) Physical plant requirements for all centers
Indoor maintenance and sanitation requirements are as follows: ventilation outlets shall be clean and free from obstructions, and filters shall be replaced when saturated.

Violation Observed: Clean and maintain vent in standing fan in room #5 make believers.
2020-03-12 2020-03-12 3A:52-6.4(b)(1)(ii) Rest and sleep requirements for early childhood programs
The center shall provide sleeping equipment for children 12 months of age and younger, the center shall provide for each child a crib, that complies with the Consumer Product Safety Commission's (CPSC) Federal Safety Standards for Full- Size and Non-Full-Size Baby Cribs; 16 CFR 1219 and 1220, which is incorporated herein by reference, and can be obtained through the CPSC's website at https://www.cpsc.gov/Safety-Education/Safety- Education-Centers/cribs , playpen, or other Office of Licensing-approved sleeping equipment that meets the following requirement that sleeping equipment shall be free of pillows and soft bedding, including, but not limited to bumper pads, when occupied by a sleeping child.

Violation Observed: Ensure bibs are removed before placing infants in cribs.
2020-03-12 2020-10-14 3A:52-5.3(a)(2) Physical plant requirements for all centers
Indoor maintenance and sanitation requirements are as follows: floors, carpeting, walls, window coverings, ceilings, and other surfaces shall be kept clean and in good repair.

Violation Observed: Clean and maintain walls in room #4 explorers B.
2019-11-08 2019-11-11 3A:52-6.6(a)(1) Discipline
The methods of guidance and discipline used shall: be positive.

Violation Observed: Based on information, ensure that staff utilize positive methods of guidance and discipline at all times throughout the center. A named staff grabbed and pulled a child by the leg to move the child closer, and the named staff nudged a named child's shoulder to get the child to pay attention.
2019-11-08 2019-11-11 3A:52-4.8(a)(7) Orientation training
Topics of orientation training shall include implementing the center's statement of policy on the disciplining of children, as specified in N.J.A.C. 3A:52-6.6.

Violation Observed: Based on information, re-train all staff on the center's discipline policy.
2019-05-23 2019-08-05 3A:52-5.3(a)(16)(i) Physical plant requirements for all centers
Indoor maintenance and sanitation requirements are as follows: walls shall be painted or otherwise covered whenever there is evidence of excessive peeling or chipped paint.

Violation Observed: Sand and paint chipped 1/2 door in Wonderers (1). | Sand and paint all chipped doorways on 2nd floor. |
2019-05-23 2019-06-20 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 the soccer coach receives CARI clearance before being left alone with children.
2019-05-23 2019-06-20 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: Ensure the soccer coach has completed fingerprint clearance before being left alone with children.
2019-05-09 2019-06-20 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: n

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