Masonic Head Start - Richmond IN Licensed Center

1750 South 5th Street, Richmond IN 47374
(765) 962-4013

About the Provider

Description: Masonic Head Start is a Licensed Center in Richmond IN, with a maximum capacity of 30 children. This child care center helps with children in the age range of Three-Five. The provider does not participate in a subsidized child care program.

Additional Information: PTQ 3; PTQ 3; PTQ 3; PTQ 3;

Program and Licensing Details

  • Capacity: 30
  • Age Range: Three-Five
  • 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
Poisons, chemicals, and hazardous items
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-100
items that state keep out of the reach of children cleaning spray tooth paste was within reach of children, doors unlocked with items that state keep out of the reach of children
Staff, substitutes, and volunteer records 2017-11-01
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-41
Two staff during time of inspection with no TB Test results in file.
A child care center shall, at no expense to the state, maintain and make available to the division upon request a copy of drug testing results for an individual who: is employed
Type of correction needed: IC 12-17.2-4-3.5(a)(1)
All staff who have completed an 'Insta Check' drug screen will need to have a new drug screen completed, dated, and signed by a MRO (Medical Review Officer)
Childrens admission records 2017-10-27
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-36
Children's files reviewd during inspection today do not met the requirment for admission. Please see the narrative for files reviewed, and documents needed to meet the requirment.-Physcial-Birth Certificate-Immunization Records
The director shall meet one (1) of the following minimum education and experience qualifications: A bachelor of arts or bachelor of science degree from an accredited college or university in early childhood education or elementary education with a kindergarten endorsement and grades of C or better 2017-10-31
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-21(c)(1)
Newly assinged Lead Teacher will need to submit qualifications from completed education group.
Sufficient grounds exist to revoke or deny licensure if an owner or director commits any crime that would require that they be listed in any state or national registry that is intended to protect children from violent and sex offenders 2017-10-31
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-8(a)
Two staff at time of inspection do not have consents on file.-Lead Teacher-Bus Aide
Within thirty (30) days of a childs enrollment, the childs health record shall contain the following: Current and complete record of immunization history showing month, day, and year of each immunization. 2017-01-13
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-38(2)
children do not have immunization records on site
Reporting child abuse or neglect 2017-01-13
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-13
4 staff without current Child Abuse training on site
Poisons, chemicals, and hazardous items 2017-01-13
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-100
chemicals in closet accessible to children
In-service staff training 2017-01-13
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-35
4 staff missing 12 hours of current training. 4 staff missing health and safety orientation training

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