Pinnacle Elementary More At Four Program - Rutherfordton NC Five Star Center License

(828) 287-3440

About the Provider

Description: Pinnacle is located in Northwestern Rutherford County and serves students from Lake Lure, Gilkey, Green Hill, Chimney Rock, and Union Mills. The school serves 320 students from Pre-K through 5th grade. We are the Home of the Panthers!!

Additional Information: Five Star Center License

Program and Licensing Details

  • License Number: 81000202
  • Capacity: 18
  • Age Range: 3 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

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Date Type Violations Rule
2023-05-10 Unannounced Inspection Yes
2023-05-10 Violation 106 10A NCAC 09 .0304(a)
Operator has not scheduled and obtained a fire inspection within 12 months of the previous inspection. Operator did not submit the original approved report to DCDEE within one week of the inspection visit on a form provided by the Division. The most recent written verification of a fire inspection on was September 3, 2021.
2023-05-10 Violation 526 10A NCAC 09 .0901(b)
Menus for all meals and snacks were not current or posted where easily seen by parents and cook. No menu was posted for review during the visit.
2023-05-10 Violation 805 .0604(t); .0302(d)(5)
Fire drills were not practiced monthly and/or the drill record was incomplete. A fire drill for 4/2023 was not completed.
2023-05-10 Violation 1321 GS110-91(1)
Medical exam or health assessment record was not on file before or within 30 days after admission. One child enrolled 9/23/22 did not have verification of a health assessment on file.
2023-05-10 Violation 1323 10A NCAC 09 .0302(d)(2)
Each child was not immunized as per Article 6 of Chapter 130A and an immunization record was not on file before or within 30 days after admission. One child enrolled 9/23/22 did not have verification of immunizations on file.
2022-09-08 Unannounced Inspection No
2021-09-08 Unannounced Inspection Yes
2021-09-08 Violation 1894 .1102(c-d)
At least one staff member was not present who had successfully completed First Aid and/or CPR training when children were in care. No staff member in the classroom had verification of completed CPR/FA training.
2021-09-08 Violation 125 10A NCAC 09 .0302(d)(4)
Daily records of arrival and departure times for children enrolled at the center were not maintained as children arrive and depart and/or were not made available for review. Daily arrival and departures times were not recorded.
2020-09-17 Unannounced Inspection No
2019-09-20 Unannounced Inspection No

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