Patagonia Montessori Elementary School Inc - Patagonia AZ CHILD CARE CENTER

(520) 394-9530

About the Provider

Description: MISSION STATEMENT: We believe education is a drawing forth of the child’s innate being. In a structured and nurturing environment, we provide tools for successful living and learning: respect, responsibility, confidence, discovery and joy.

Program and Licensing Details

  • License Number: CDC-13488
  • Capacity: 37
  • Age Range: Three to Five; School-Age
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: No
  • Current License Issue Date: Jan 01, 2020
  • District Office: ADHS Division of Licensing Services
  • District Office Phone: (602) 364-2539 (Note: This is not the facility phone number.)

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Inspection/Report History

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Survey Date Date Corrected Rule/Statute Title
2021-12-02 2021-12-08 Article 2 R9-5-203.A. 1-2
Findings: The file for Staff #1 (start date 08/01/2021) did not contain the DCS Affidavit.
2021-12-02 2021-12-08 Article 2 R9-5-203.E.
Findings: The file for Staff #1 (start date 08/01/2021) did not contain documentation of the DCS submittal.
2021-12-02 2021-12-08 article 3 R9-5-304.B.1-9.
Findings: - The card for Child #1 did not contain the name of the person to call first. - The cards for Children #2-#5 did not contain their dates of enrollment.
2021-12-02 2021-12-08 article 3 R9-5-306.A.1.
Findings: Children #2-#4 were not signed in and were present at the time of the inspection.
2021-12-02 2021-12-08 article 3 R9-5-306.B.1.
Findings: Three out of the six children present were listed on the roster.
2021-12-02 2021-12-08 Article 5 R9-5-512.F.1.b.
Findings: The paper towel dispenser in the classroom restroom was empty.
2021-12-02 2021-12-08 Article 6 R9-5-603.E.1.2.
Findings: The pea gravel under and around the swings and slide measured one to two inches in depth.
2021-12-02 2021-12-08 Article 6 R9-5-605.B.6.
Findings: Three unused electrical outlets in the classroom and restroom were not covered.
2020-12-03 2020-12-08 Article 2 R9-5-203.A. 1-2
Findings: The file of Staff 1 lacked a DCS Direct Service Position form. Staff 1's start date is documented as 12/3/2020.
2020-12-03 2020-12-08 Article 2 R9-5-203.E.
Findings: The Facility Director reported that a request for a central registry background check had not yet been submitted to DCS for Staff 1. Staff 1's start date is documented as 12/3/2020.
2020-12-03 2020-12-08 article 3 R9-5-305.B.
Findings: The immunization records of Child 1 were not attached to their Emergency card that was in the classroom. There was a copy of the immunization records in the school office. A copy was made and attached to the card in the child's activity area.
2020-12-03 2020-12-08 Article 4 R9-5-402.A.1-12
Findings: Staff 1's file did not have documentation to verify that there were good faith efforts made to contact their previous employers. Staff 1's start date is documented as 12/3/2020.
2020-12-03 2020-12-08 article 5 R9-5-501.C.4.a-i.
Findings: There was no activity schedule posted in the preschool classroom.
2020-12-03 2020-12-08 article 5 R9-5-501.C.5.a-k.
Findings: There were no lesson plans posted in the preschool classroom.
2020-12-03 2020-12-08 Article 6 R9-5-603.E.1.2.
Findings: The depth of the gravel in the fall zones of the playground equipment in the outdoor activity area measured as follows: -the depth of the gravel in the fall zone of the monkey bars measured 1 " ; -the depth of the gravel in the fall zone of the slide measured 2 " ; -the depth of the gravel in the fall zone of the swings measured 2.5 " .

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