Morningstar Montessori Academy - Cedarburg WI Licensed Group Child Care

W63n131 Washington Ave , Cedarburg WI 53012
(262) 573-3200

About the Provider


MorningStar Montessori Academy is an independent, Milwaukee area private preschool and childcare on the path to accreditation through AMI, Association Montessori Internationale, standards and seeks to establish and implement only the best foundational and educational opportunities possible for each child. A premiere academy offered at an affordable price point!

Additional Information:

MorningStar Montessori Academy Childcare • Preschool • 2-5K •Beautiful childcare & learning atmosphere for your child begins at 7$/hour •Ask about our partial scholarships offered •15 mo-6.5 yrs. •Chef-prepared vegetarian meals provided •Emphasis on locally sourced organic cuisine •Architecturally, organically Designed Environment •Comprehensive daylighting throughout each classrooms •Sustainable natural learning playscape!

Open Jan - Dec. 3 stars.

Program and Licensing Details

  • License Number: 2001665
  • Capacity: 50
  • Age Range: 8 Week(s) - 7 Year(s)
  • Achievement and/or Accreditations YoungStar
  • Rate Range $140-$420/week
  • YoungStar Rating: 5
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: Yes
  • Languages Supported: English, Russian
  • Type of Care: After School, Before School, Before and After School, Daytime, Full-Time, Kindergarten, Part-Time
  • Transportation: Field Trips
  • District Office: Wisconsin Dept of Children and Families (DCF)- Child Care Regulation and Licensing
  • District Office Phone: 608-266-9314 (Note: This is not the facility phone number.)

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Inspection/Report History

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Violation Date Rule Number Rule Summary
2021-08-11 251.055(1)(f) Child Tracking Procedure
Description: There some children going back and forth between two rooms without a tracking procedure.
2021-08-11 251.06(4)(a) Fire Extinguishers - Operable, Inspected, Labeled
Description: The fire extinguisher inspection was not up to date. It was last inspected in April, 2020.
2021-08-11 251.09(1)(j) Infant & Toddler - Crib Mattresses & Coverings
Description: One of the mattress covers in the infants room did not fit snuggly over the mattress.
2021-08-11 251.07(6)(f)1.a. Medication Administration - Parent Authorization
Description: There was a teething medication being administered with just the beginning date, but not ending date on the authorization form from the parent.
2021-08-11 251.06(2)(c) Potentially Dangerous Items On Premises
Description: There were bottles of cleaning solutions within the children reach in the the first room.
2021-08-11 251.05(2)(a)4.d. Staff Record - Educational Qualifications
Description: Based on records review, there was no documentation on the educational qualifications for staff member A.
2021-08-11 251.05(2)(a)5. Staff Record - High School Diploma
Description: There was no documentation of a high school diploma or its equivalent on file for staff member A.
2021-06-17 251.05(2)(a)2. Staff Record - Completed Background Check
Description: FBI fingerprint background check missing for one employee Missing attestation form that all employees have been entered in Provider Portal for FBI fingerprints
2019-09-12 251.04(2)(a) Compliance With Laws
Description: Contrary to S.48.68(2)(ab) Wis. Stats., the center failed to submit a criminal background check request to the department prior to Staff Member C becoming a caregiver.
2019-09-12 251.05(2)(c)1. Continuing Education Requirement - Full Time Staff
Description: Based on record review on 9/12/19 according to the staff record checklist Staff member B failed to meet the continuing education requirements for a full time employee. The staff member was short 5 continuing education hours in 2018.
2019-09-12 251.09(1)(c) Infant & Toddler - Documenting Changes In Development
Description: Based on record review and observation on 9/12/19 7 out of 8 intake forms failed to have documentation of changes and/or updates of a child's development and routine every three months.
2018-11-29 Licensing No violations found ***
2018-11-28 Licensing No violations found ***
2018-11-26 251.07(2)(e)1. Prohibited Actions - Corporal Punishment
Description: The center self-reported that on October 3, 2018 a staff member slapped her own child's hand.
2018-11-26 251.04(3)(j) Report - Abuse, Neglect, Inappropriate Discipline
Description: The center failed to make a self report regarding inappropriate discipline within the required time frame. The incident occurred on 10/3/2018 but the self report wasn't received until 10/8/18.

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