Learning Tree Preschool - Columbus IN Unlicensed Registered Ministry

618 8th Street , Columbus IN 47201
(812) 378-2851

About the Provider

Description: Learning Tree Preschool is a Unlicensed Registered Ministry in Columbus IN. The provider does not participate in a subsidized child care program.

Program and Licensing Details

  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: No
  • Current License Issue Date: Apr 01, 2019
  • 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
2/21/2019
1970-01-01
All interior surfaces, equipment, materials, furnishings, and objects with which children will come in contact shall be well maintained, in a clean and sanitary condition, and of nontoxic durable construction 2019-02-22
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.5-4(1)
The following rugs were not secured to the floor and are tripping hazards: butterfly rug in Willows, red rug in Redbuds and small polka dot rug in Maples.
2/15/2018
1970-01-01
All interior surfaces, equipment, materials, furnishings, and objects with which children will come in contact shall be well maintained, in a clean and sanitary condition, and of nontoxic durable construction 2018-03-31
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.5-4(1)
Many cubbies and cabinets throughout the facility (classrooms and hallways) are not secured to the walls. Ceiling tiles water stained in bathroom by Dogwoods, Redbuds and gross motor room). Outlet covers missing in gross motorroom. One ceiling tile missing in the Oaks room.
2/15/2018
1970-01-01
All restrooms shall be equipped with flush toilets and handwashing sinks and shall be ventilated to the outside. An adequate supply of water, under pressure, shall be provided at all handwashing sinks, as well as soap and disposable paper towels in dispensers. Toilet paper in dispensers shall be located at each toilet 2018-03-01
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.5-4(2)
Potty seat on the floor in Sycamores bathroom and on the toilet seat in Tulips bathroom.
2/15/2018
1970-01-01
Potentially hazardous food; hot and cold holding 2018-02-19
Type of correction needed: 410 IAC 7-24-187
Lunches not unzipped in the refrigerator to allow for air flow.
8/30/2016
1970-01-01
All restrooms shall be equipped with flush toilets and handwashing sinks and shall be ventilated to the outside. An adequate supply of water, under pressure, shall be provided at all handwashing sinks, as well as soap and disposable paper towels in dispensers. Toilet paper in dispensers shall be located at each toilet
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.5-4(2)
Paper products stored under sink in Hickories.
8/30/2016
1970-01-01
Diapers. The diapering process shall be done on a table, in a clean and sanitary manner. The diaper changing surface shall be sanitized after each use and materials used for skin cleansing shall be discarded after each use into a tightly covered, easily sanitized container. Individuals responsible for diaper changing shall wash their hands after each diaper change
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.5-6(d)
Boxes of gloves, wipes and wax paper sitting on diaper pad in Hickories. Large rubber puzzle pieces sitting on diaper pad in Pines.
8/30/2016
1970-01-01
All interior surfaces, equipment, materials, furnishings, and objects with which children will come in contact shall be well maintained, in a clean and sanitary condition, and of nontoxic durable construction
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.5-4(1)
Hot water only reached 75 degrees F. at children's handwashing sink in Dogwoods and only 91 degrees F. in Willows. (Should be between 100 and 120 degrees F.). Paper cutter accessible in unlocked hall closet room. REPEAT
10/22/2019
1970-01-01
Direct child care providers, including volunteers, shall receive training in the following within thirty (30) days of starting employment or volunteer work: Universal precautions 2019-11-15
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-1.1-33.5(b)(4)
2 new caregiver with no completed Universal Precautions training completed prior to starting work in classrooms. Hire dates (K.S)8.1.2019 & (N.M)9.24.20192 caregivers with expired Universal Precaution training of 8.31.2019. (A.H & D.H)* send copies of completed and current training
10/22/2019
1970-01-01
The child care ministry must do the following: Conduct a criminal history check of the child care ministrys employees and volunteers 2019-11-09
Type of correction needed: IC 12-17.2-6-14(1)
Two new 2 yr old caregivers with no completed consent submitted to completed background .Hire dates (K.S)8.1.2019 & (N.M)9.24.2019
10/22/2019
1970-01-01
The child care ministry must do the following: is a person against whom an allegation of child abuse or neglect has been substantiated under IC 31-33 2019-11-08
Type of correction needed: IC 12-17.2-6-14(2)(c)
One new caregivers with no documentation of completed NCHC checks to be submitted to completed background checks.Hire dates (K.S)8.1.2019 & (N.M)9.24.2019The one caregiver consent was not submitted to verify NCHC.
10/22/2019
1970-01-01
The operator of a child care ministry registered under section 2 of this chapter shall provide a notice to the parent or guardian of a child enrolled in the child care ministry. The notice must be signed by the parent or guardian when the child is enrolled in the child care ministry and must be kept on file at the child care ministry until two (2) years after the last day the child attends the child care ministry. This notice must be maintained by the child care ministry and made available to the division upon request 2019-11-10
Type of correction needed: IC 12-17.2-6-7
Parent notice on the facility enrollment packet is not the state approved form with correct wording as required by law.

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