Scottsdale Child Care & Learning Center @ Carefree Inc - Phoenix AZ CHILD CARE CENTER

2717 WEST CAREFREE HIGHWAY, PHOENIX AZ 85085
(623) 780-1786

About the Provider

Description:

When you trust your child to the care of others, you need to know that this home away from home is the best you can provide. You need the peace of mind that comes from leaving your child in a clean, caring and educationally stimulating environment. And you need options that work with your schedule. That's why you will want to consider Scottsdale Child Care & Learning Centers for your child.

We believe that every child is a precious, God given being, with basic needs - social, physical, emotional, and intellectual. It is our purpose to meet these needs when your child is in our care. We strive to instill confidence, character, and good attitudes. It is our desire to teach children values and skills for living, such as how to make good choices, work independently, how to take responsibility, share, empathize, be honest, and respectful.

Additional Information:

*We provide Breakfast, Lunch, and Snacks throughout the day

*We provide Diapers, as well as help in the potty-training process

*Pay Only for the Time Your Child is in Our Care

*Structured, Stimulating Curriculum

*Computers and Dance Classes Offered

*Open Door Policy; Come in For a Tour TODAY, No Appointment Necessary!


Program and Licensing Details

  • Capacity: 251
  • License Number: CDC-13163
  • Age Range: Infants - Private Kindergarden
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: No
  • Type of Care: Before and After School, Daytime, Full-Time, Kindergarten, Part-Time
  • 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
2018-01-23 2018-02-12 article 3 R9-5-306.B.1.
Findings: Room #5- One of the Surveyors observed 15 children present in the room at the time of the inspection but the roster had the names of 16 children listed as present; and Room #11- The Surveyors observed 16 children present in the room at the time of the inspection but the roster had the names of 18 children listed as present.
2018-01-23 2018-02-12 Article 5 R9-5-510.A.2.
Findings: Per allegation #3- During staff interview, Staff #1 acknowledged to the Surveyors that on 1/12/2018, she had placed her legs over child #1, while the child was laying on a sleep mat. The staff said her legs were not touching the child but were bent and propped up over the child in an inverted "V" shape. During interview with other staff, the staff told the Surveyors that Staff #1 had been observed placing her legs in this same position over another child on a different day prior to 1/2/2018. Staff #1 was told by another staff that staff should not place their legs over a child in this manner when a child is laying down for nap time.
2018-01-23 2018-02-12 Article 5 R9-5-510.B.1.
Findings: Per allegation #4- Staff #1 acknowledged that on 1/2/2018, she had placed her legs over child #1 while the child was laying on a sleep mat. The staff stated her legs were bent and propped up over the child , but stated her legs were not touching the child. During interview with other staff, staff told the Surveyors on a different day prior to 1/2/2018, Staff #1 had been observed placing her legs in this same position over another child . When asked what Staff #1's demeanor was at that time, the staff said, " (Staff #1) seemed frustrated..... (Staff #1) is a little more firm than other teachers".
2017-06-27 2017-07-14 Article 4 R9-5-402.A.1-12
Findings: Based on facilty documentation and the Surveyors' observations, 1 of 6 staff files were not complete and lacked documentation of the following: Staff #1 (DOH 03/03/2010): The fingerprint clearance card on file expired 03/31/2016. The card was renewed on 05/06/2016 which was 36 days after the expiration date.
2017-06-27 2017-07-14 article 2 R9-5-404.C.3.
Findings: Based on the Surveyors' observations, there were 3 children more than 12 months of age and walking well in the infant room.
2017-06-27 2017-07-14 article 5 R9-5-502.A.10
Findings: Based on the Surveyors' observations there were 2 occupied infant cribs that were placed 18" apart which was less than the required 24".
2017-06-27 2017-07-14 article 5 R9-5-503.A.3.4.
Findings: Based on the Surveyors' observations, the diaper changing area in room 7 lacked a soiled clothing container. The soiled clothing container was stored in the bathroom rather than the diaper changing area as required by rule.
2017-06-27 2017-07-14 article 5 R9-5-503.D.
Findings: Based on facility documentation and the Surveyors' observations, 2 of 7 rooms with a diaper changing area lacked posted diaper changing procedures: Room 3; room 5.
2017-06-27 2017-07-14 Article 6 R9-5-605.B.1.
Findings: Based on the Surveyors' observations, there were 3 occupied nap mats blocking the designated exit in room 11.
2017-06-27 2017-07-14 Article 6 R9-5-605.B.5.
Findings: Based on the Surveyors' observations, there was a extension cord in use between the television and a wall outlet in room 6.

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