Kokomo School Corporation Head Start - Kokomo IN Licensed Center

900 South Goyer Road, Kokomo IN 46901
(765) 454-7082

About the Provider


Kokomo-Center Schools is committed to providing a healthy and safe environment that engages, supports, and challenges each student in a culture of excellence and achievement. As part of this commitment, Kokomo-Center Schools is undergoing a reorganization process that will make the corporation more efficient by going from 11 elementary schools to 6, 4 middle schools to 2; along with its high school that has an attached career center.

Additional Information:

Head Start Center; PTQ Level 4;

Program and Licensing Details

  • Capacity: 336
  • License Number: 1100122
  • Age Range: Three-Six
  • Achievement and/or Accreditations National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC)
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: No
  • District Office: Indiana Family and Social Services Administration - Bureau of Child Care
  • District Office Phone: 1-877-511-1144 (Note: This is not the facility phone number.)

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Inspection/Report History

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Inspection Type/Date Action needed to correct issue Date Resolved
The center must store cleaning equipment, cleaning agents, aerosol cans, and any other item that states keep out of the reach of children in a place that is inaccessible to children 2016-05-03
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-100(e)
Brooms and dust pans found in three bathrooms: A2, A3, B1
All children shall be under the direct supervision of a responsible caregiver at all times 2015-02-17
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-48(e)
Child was placed in bathroom and door was shut.
Staff shall not associate disciplinary action with food or use food as a reward 2015-02-17
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-55(c)
Staff person used placement in bathroom as punishment for behavior.
Staff shall take the following steps to maintain the child care center: Clean the child care center daily 2014-11-24
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-99(i)(1)
Piece of tile broken as you enter the Boys bathroom in Hallway C.
Hand washing facility; water temperature and flow
Type of correction needed: 410 IAC 7-24-342
Water temperature at all handwashing sinks not reaching between 100 and 120 F. Water temperature measured between 44F and 65F at all handwashing sinks consultant tested.
Building maintenance
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-99
A4: Water spots on ceiling tiles in bathroom.
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-113
B2 Bathroom: Toilet not sealed to floor.C Hallway girls bathroom: Toilets in last two stall not sealed to floor.
Poisons, chemicals, and hazardous items
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-100
B-1 Room: Shaving cream under sink. B-1 Bathroom: Disinfectant deoderant spray under diaper changing station in unlocked cabinet.B-3 Shaving cream on shelf in reach of children.C Hallway Boys bathroom: Storage closet located behind main entry door unlocked with multiple chemicals in reach of children including ph7Q Dual and liquid fire (states fatal if swallowed).C3: Staff personal bags on floor and in reach of children in unlocked closet.C4: Whiteout being stored in top left desk drawer in reach of children.
The center shall provide space for each childs personal belongings to keep them separate from other childrens belongings
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-111(d)
Children's coats and bags touching in hallways.
The center shall control toilet and bathroom odors by ventilation and sanitation. If a screened window is not present, there shall be mechanical exhaust vents. Existing centers shall have ventilation added if sanitation measures fail to control odors
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-113(p)
Bathroom connected to room A-4 has very strong smell of urine. It is unclear if ventilation is not working or if odor is due to poor sanitation around toilet.

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