Posey County Head Start - Mt Vernon IN Licensed Center

1113 Main St, PO Box 702 , Mt Vernon IN 47620
(812) 838-4839

About the Provider

Description: Posey County Head Start is a Licensed Center in Mt Vernon IN, with a maximum capacity of 56 children. This child care center helps with children in the age range of 35 Months-Five. The provider does not participate in a subsidized child care program.

Additional Information: PTQ 4; PTQ 4; PTQ 4;

Program and Licensing Details

  • Capacity: 56
  • Age Range: 35 Months-Five
  • Achievement and/or Accreditations National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC)
  • PTQ Level: 4
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: No
  • Current License Issue Date: Jan 01, 2020
  • Current License Expiration Date: Dec 31, 2021
  • District Office: Indiana Family and Social Services Administration - Bureau of Child Care
  • District Office Phone: 1-877-511-1144 (Note: This is not the facility phone number.)

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Inspection/Report History

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Inspection Type/Date Action needed to correct issue Date Resolved
11/15/2019
1970-01-01
Water Supply and Plumbing 2019-11-19
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-114
Room 2 bathroom sink hot water is very low flow, not sufficient for effective handwashing.
11/15/2019
1970-01-01
Bathrooms 2019-11-21
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-113
Bathroom in room 1 has damaged ceiling tiles.Room 3 bathroom counter not sealed to the wall.
11/28/2018
1970-01-01
Kitchen and food preparation areas 2018-12-28
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-116
A package of shredded cheese in the refrigerator not sealed. Food not in original containers not label with name and date. (pretzels, cheese its, sliced cheese in refrigerator, muffins, bread)
11/28/2018
1970-01-01
Poisons, chemicals, and hazardous items 2018-12-03
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-100
Bathroom in classroom 2 had disinfectant spray, air freshner, and Sanityze accessble to children on towel dispenser. In bathroom outside classroom 1 yankee candle spray in storage which is accessible to children.
11/28/2018
1970-01-01
Bathrooms 2018-12-03
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-113
Bathroom outside classroom 1 had diaper accessible and not being kept sanitary manner, classroom 2 bathrooms had toys on top of the storage cabinet, and in classroom's 3 bathroom winter coats are hanging behind door. All items in the restroom must be sanitizable. Bathrooms cannot be used for storage of other items unrelated to toileting.
2/22/2018
1970-01-01
Bathrooms 2018-03-16
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-113
Hand washing sink in classroom 2 not sealed completely to wall
2/22/2018
1970-01-01
Water Supply and Plumbing 2018-03-16
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-114
Hot water temperature at hand washing sinks in classroom 1 and 2 measured above 131 degrees Fahrenheit. Hot water temperature must be maintained between 100 and 120 degrees Fahrenheit.
2/22/2018
1970-01-01
Reporting child abuse or neglect 2018-03-16
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-13
Seven files reviewed: One missing documentation of current child abuse and neglect training
2/22/2018
1970-01-01
Poisons, chemicals, and hazardous items 2018-02-26
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-100
Purse accessible in low, unlocked drawer
2/22/2018
1970-01-01
Staff, substitutes, and volunteer records 2018-03-16
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-41
Seven files reviewed: - One missing physical with physician's signature- One missing documentation of current Universal Precautions training
1/22/2018
1970-01-01
The center schedule shall include provisions for supervised personal hygiene, washing hands before and after meals, and washing hands after using the toilet facilities 2018-01-22
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-93(a)
Two children observed washing hands in classroom 3- both turned water off without use of paper towel.
1/22/2018
1970-01-01
All items in the restroom must be sanitizable 2018-01-22
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-113(n)
Broom and dust pan stored in classroom 3 restroom
1/22/2018
1970-01-01
Water Supply and Plumbing 2018-01-26
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-114
Hot water temperature at hand washing sink in classroom 1 restroom measured at 122 degrees Fahrenheit. Hot water temperature must be maintained between 100 and 120 degrees Fahrenheit.
1/22/2018
1970-01-01
Childrens admission records 2018-01-22
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-36
10 child files reviewed: 2 missing documentation of up to date immunizations1 missing physician's signature on physical
1/22/2018
1970-01-01
Posted items 2018-01-22
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-19
Classroom 1 does not have child/staff ratio chart posted; classroom 3 does not have approved first aid directives posted

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