Precious Moments Education & Community Center Inc. - Dover DE Licensed Child Care Center

4607 SOUTH DU PONT HIGHWAY, DOVER DE 19901
(302) 698-4696

About the Provider

Description: PRECIOUS MOMENTS EDUCATION & COMMUNITY CENTER INC. is a Licensed Child Care Center in DOVER DE, with a maximum capacity of 142 children. This child care center helps with children in the age range of 6 weeks through 12 years.. The provider does not participate in a subsidized child care program.

Additional Information:

Initial Licensed Date: 11/28/95; Financial Arrangements: Profit, Purchase of Care; Stars Rating: Four Stars;

Regulated Services: Drop-In Care, School Age Care;

Program and Licensing Details

  • Capacity: 142
  • Age Range: 6 weeks through 12 years.
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: No
  • Type of Care: Drop-In-Care
  • Schools Served: CAESAR RODNEY SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • District Office: State of Delaware, Office of Child Care Licensing
  • District Office Phone: 1-800-822-2236 (Note: This is not the facility phone number.)
  • Licensor: OCCL.DSCYF@state.de.us

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Inspection/Report History

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Cited Date Regulation Code Correction Status
2017-10-02 19N - Child files Corrected
Corrective Action: Complete files are needed for all children. All children need screen time permission. A nap mat permission is needed for one child.
2017-10-02 64N - Feeding of Infants Corrected
Corrective Action: Provide feeding schedules for all infants.
2017-10-02 68N - Infant and toddler care Corrected
Corrective Action: Document 30 minutes sleep check for all infants from 10-3-2017 to 10-9-2017.
2017-06-28 36N - General safety practices Corrected
Corrective Action: A piece of trim with nails in it was laying on the side of the center. Remove all hazardous materials outside the center.
2017-06-27 36N - General safety practices Corrected
Corrective Action: A piece of trim with nails in it was laying on the side of the center. Remove all hazardous materials outside the center.
2016-12-13 63N - Food, water, and nutrition Corrected
Corrective Action: The facility must follow proper procedures to ensure that children are not served prohibited foods when a doctor's note has been provided. A child was given juice that the child was not allowed to have per doctor's orders.
2016-12-13 30N - Ratios, group size, and supervision Corrected
Corrective Action: The facility had multiple classrooms out of proper staff-to-child ratios. The facility is in the process of hiring staff.
2016-12-13 27N - Staff qualifications Corrected
Corrective Action: On December 13, 2016, three classrooms were not following proper staff-to-child ratios. The facility must ensure sufficient staffing to meet proper staff-to-child ratios on a daily basis. The facility is in the process of hiring staff.
2016-12-12 27N - Staff qualifications Corrected
Corrective Action: On December 13, 2016, three classrooms were not following proper staff-to-child ratios. The facility must ensure sufficient staffing to meet proper staff-to-child ratios on a daily basis. The facility is in the process of hiring staff.
2016-12-12 30N - Ratios, group size, and supervision Corrected
Corrective Action: The facility had multiple classrooms out of proper staff-to-child ratios. The facility is in the process of hiring staff.

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