Paint Branch Montessori School - Silver Spring MD Licensed Child Care Center

10309 New Hampshire Avenue, Silver Spring MD 20903
(301) 434-0373

About the Provider

Description: PBMS shares the educational philosophy of Dr. Maria Montessori who believed in providing the children with an environment rich in opportunities to grow spiritually, mentally, and socially. Having a great desire to learn and explore the environment, the child becomes, to a large extent, her own teacher.

Additional Information: MSDE-Approved Education Program.

Program and Licensing Details

  • Capacity: 54
  • License Number: 156905
  • Age Range: 2 years, 3 years, 4 years, 5 years, 5 years to 15 years
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: No
  • Schools Served: Roscoe R. Nix Elementary
  • District Office: Region 5 - Montgomery County
  • District Office Phone: (240) 314-1400 (Note: This is not the facility phone number.)

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Inspection/Report History

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Date Inspection Type Regulations Status
2018-05-30 Routine 13A.16.03.04C Corrected
Findings: Specialist observed no evidence of authorized pick up information for one child.
2018-05-30 Routine 13A.16.03.05B Corrected
Findings: Specialist observed no evidence of staffing patterns posted. Corrected at the time of inspection.
2018-05-30 Routine 13A.16.09.01C(6) Corrected
Findings: Specialist observed no evidence of written screen time policy.
2018-05-30 Routine 13A.16.10.01A(3)(d) Corrected
Findings: Specialist observed no evidence of updated emergency and disaster plan. Corrected at the time of inspection.
2018-05-30 Routine 13A.16.16.08A Corrected
Findings: Specialist observed no evidence of cumulative records for the children enrolled.
2017-04-21 Routine 13A.16.03.04C Corrected
Findings: All required emergency information was not present for each child in care.
2017-04-21 Routine 13A.16.06.06D(2) Corrected
Findings: The director did not meet the minimum experience requirement for the position.
2017-04-21 Routine 13A.16.09.01A(1) Corrected
Findings: The daily activity schedule was not posted.
2017-04-21 Routine 13A.16.16.06B(1) Corrected
Findings: The Montessori school director, or applicant for director, did not hold the required Montessori credential.
2016-06-13 Routine 13A.16.03.04D Corrected
Findings: The center did not have a health assessment with all required information for each child.

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