Pooh Bear Childcare - Fitchburg WI Licensed Group Child Care

5961 SCHUMANN DR, Fitchburg WI 53719
(608) 271-7664

About the Provider

Description: At POOH BEAR CHILDCARE AND PRESCHOOL we feel that every child is a unique individual. All children learn in different ways. Teachers, parents and children need to work together to develop the best rate of learning for each child. Every child should progress at his/her own rate. We can help children continue to learn by enriching and changing their environment at times that they are ready for such change.

Additional Information: Initial License Date: 8/6/2001. Open Jan - Dec. 3 stars.

Program and Licensing Details

  • Capacity: 115
  • License Number: 1004113
  • Age Range: 6 Week(s) - 9 Year(s)
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: No
  • 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
2018-03-05 251.07(6)(f)1.a. Medication Administration - Parent Authorization
Description: A medication authorization form was not complete when it was missing the length of authorization because there was no end date.
2018-03-05 251.09(4)(a)5. Infant & Toddler - Soiled Diapers Disposal
Description: The diaper pail in the infant room was not hands free when located in a cupboard that is opened by hand. This was fixed during the visit.
2018-03-05 251.09(4)(b) Infant & Toddler - Sinks In Self-Contained Area
Description: The diapering sinks in the infant rooms were used for food preparation when bottles were warmed in a container of hot water in the sink.
2017-07-31 251.07(4)(e) Naps Or Rest Periods - Bedding Maintenance, Storage, Cleanliness
Description: The bedding was not maintained clean and in a sanitary manner when the sheets in the infant room were stained and in need of washing.
2017-07-31 251.07(5)(b)1. Mealtime - Staff With Children
Description: Staff did not sit at the table with children during mealtime.
2017-07-31 251.09(4)(b) Infant & Toddler - Sinks In Self-Contained Area
Description: According to staff, the sink in the infant room is used for food preparation and dishwashing.
2017-02-01 251.04(6)(b) Current, Accurate Daily Attendance Record
Description: The daily attendance was not current and accurate in the Pre-K Room on the day of the site visit. 21 children were signed in and only 12 children were in care. The staff member did correct on site.
2017-02-01 251.06(4)(d) Exits & Passageways - Unobstructed, Minimum Width
Description: A marked exit in the Pre-K room was blocked when a nap mat was stood up and placed in front of the door.
2017-02-01 251.06(5)(a) Condition Of Premises
Description: Blinds on the door in the 1 1/2-2 year old room are in need of repair. They are bent and sticking out.
2017-02-01 251.06(9)(a)2. Kitchen Equipment & Utensils - Safe & Sanitary
Description: The top of the stove in the kitchen was not maintained in a clean and sanitary manner.

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