Nelson Head Start Center - Louisburg NC Five Star Center License

(919) 496-4585
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About the Provider

Description: Franklin-Vance-Warren Opportunity, Inc., Head Start is a federally-funded child development program designed to prepare economically disadvantaged children for kindergarten. We also link families with services that will promote child and family success and lead to self-sufficiency. Counties served are: Franklin, Vance, Warren and Granville Counties. Services are provided for families who meet income guidelines. No fees are charged. Children are provided with nutritious meals including breakfast, lunch, and an afternoon snack. Approximately 1/2 to 2/3 of their nutritional needs are provided. Health services include the provision of medical, dental, mental health and nutrition services to meet the individual needs of preschool children including children with special needs and disabilities. At present, nine Head Start Centers have received five stars in the North Carolina Day Care Star Rated Program. We are also pleased to announce that the Head Start program is currently utilizing an automated system used to measure learning accomplishments. The program is using a database system to record observations and learning accomplishments. This accomplishment has provided quantifiable results on individual, classroom, center and program levels.

Additional Information: Four Star Center License

Program and Licensing Details

  • License Number: 3551110
  • Capacity: 54
  • Age Range: 1 through 5
  • State Rating: 5
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: No
  • District Office: North Carolina Dept of Health and Human Services - Division of Child Development
  • District Office Phone: (919) 662-4499 (Note: This is not the facility phone number.)

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Inspection/Report History

Where possible, ChildcareCenter provides inspection reports as a service to families. This information is deemed reliable, but is not guaranteed. We encourage families to contact the daycare provider directly with any questions or concerns, as the provider may have already addressed some or all issues. Reports can also be verified with your local daycare licensing office.

Date Type Violations Rule
2023-03-17 Unannounced Inspection No
2023-03-09 Unannounced Inspection Yes
2023-03-09 Violation 721 G.S. 110-91(6); .0601(b)
All equipment and furnishings were not in good repair. The red, metal car located on the preschool playground has peeling paint on most of the surface.
2023-03-09 Violation 1232 10A NCAC 09 .0514(f)
Each employee's personnel file did not contain an annual staff evaluation and a staff development plan. Staff development plans and evaluations were due February 2023, and the required staff did not have either on file.
2023-03-09 Violation 1756 10A NCAC 09 .2818
Enhanced staff/child ratios and group sizes were not met. A teacher was left with seven (7) children ages one (1) to two (2) years old for several minutes in space #3.
2022-10-28 Unannounced Inspection No
2022-10-25 Unannounced Inspection Yes
2022-10-25 Violation 1756 10A NCAC 09 .2818
Enhanced staff/child ratios and group sizes were not met. The lead teacher was left with fifteen (15) children when the teacher left the classroom for approximately five minutes.
2022-06-07 Announced Inspection No
2022-03-24 Unannounced Inspection Yes
2022-03-24 Violation 840 .2820(b)
All corrosive agents, pesticides, bleaches, detergents, cleansers, polishes, any product which is under pressure in an aerosol dispenser, and any substance which may be hazardous to a child if ingested, inhaled, or handled were not stored in a locked room or cabinet. I observed hand sanitizer stored below five (5) feet and disinfectant wipes that are required to be in locked storage, when not in use.
2021-04-15 Announced Inspection No
2019-11-26 Unannounced Inspection Yes
2019-11-26 Violation 807 10A NCAC 09 .0601(a)
A safe indoor and outdoor environment was not provided for the children. The plastic piping around the stationary outdoor equipment was detached, which caused a potential tripping hazard.

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Concerned Parent Dec 13, 2012

This learning center has the bomb more at 4 program my child learned a lot and now shes in 2nd grade but i think there should be someone there to answer the phone at all times almost everytime i call i get no answer thats a safety issue say the parent needs to contact the school about their child or have an emergency they will never no cause no one anwers the phone please consider fixing this problem or it might cause future problems thanks

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