Smiley Faces Daycare Center Inc. - Yonkers NY School-Age Child Care

99 Wakefield Ave, Yonkers NY 10704
(914) 424-3993
3 Reviews

About the Provider

Description: At Smiley Faces Daycare, Inc. we offer morning and after-school care for children Pre-K through 6th grade. We are conveniently located near Cross County, Central Park Ave, Yonkers Ave, Bronx River Rd. and McLean Ave.

Additional Information: Initial License Date: 2/2/2012; This facility is authorized to administer over-the-counter topical ointments only;

Program and Licensing Details

  • Capacity: 194
  • License Number: 722551
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: No
  • Schools Served: Yonkers School District
  • District Office: Child Care Council of Westchester
  • District Office Phone: (914) 761-3456 (Note: This is not the facility phone number.)

Location Map

Inspection/Report History

Where possible, ChildcareCenter provides inspection reports as a service to families. This information is deemed reliable, but is not guaranteed. We encourage families to contact the daycare provider directly with any questions or concerns, as the provider may have already addressed some or all issues. Reports can also be verified with your local daycare licensing office.

Date Regulation Status
2019-01-04 414.15(c)(11) Corrected
Brief Description: personnel information including a list of all staff with job assignments and schedules; Statewide Central Register clearance results; Justice Center for the Protection of Persons with Special Needs background check forms; criminal history review information; staff resumes; medical statement, acceptable references and other information required by section 414.13 of this Part;

If you are a provider and you believe any information is incorrect, please contact us. We will research your concern and make corrections accordingly.

Reviews

...
Terrific,Great, family place Sep 14, 2017
I have used this provider for more than 6 months

My child started at smileyfaces at the age of 4 Pre-K they have been such an incredible help to us. Through all those years of after school and summercamp my child has now age out.We will love to thank Mrs. Garcia and the entire staff through all the years. I read the previously comment about this program and I find it so funny that this program has been around for 24 years and only one person has complain. I could tell you from the bottom of my heart the best program is the biggest largest best program in Yonkers.

4 out of 12 think this review is helpful
Was this review helpful to you?  Yes  No
...
Unsatisfied Parent Aug 31, 2016

I give this company one star because they are the absolute worse! I have never been around people who are so unprofessional and just rude. The one year that I have taken my child to Smiley faces the directors Caridad Garcia and Marino Garcia were never around when I as a parent had a question or concern. My child was around staff members who didnt really care much about the children and their homework but cared more about getting paid, as well as the Garcias. This family owned company treated me and my child unfairly. For a company that has been around for more than "17" years you would think they will have a little bit more respect for the parents, children and staff members. My mistake was allowing these people to make me feel comfortable and safe that my child was in great hands but I was told by one of the staff members that they do not follow proper protocol and procedures. I was also told that there was paperwork that was falsely written just to make themselves feel like they got the job done. I highly encourage that you do your research, speak to the staff members about how they feel about the company and most importantly talk to the parents to see how they "like" the program because I was not a happy person coming into a building to a bunch of people who had a nasty attitude. 17 years of business and you don't love what you do? Then you're just doing it for the money. If it were my company and I loved what i do, i would be there ALL the time and treat everyone with RESPECT! That's all.

2 out of 10 think this review is helpful
Was this review helpful to you?  Yes  No
...
Anonymous Apr 08, 2016

Terrible place, they also have favortism with certain children, it is unfair, they also dont do drug test which means they dont even know what is around thier child! So big for saftey of the children

6 out of 14 think this review is helpful
Was this review helpful to you?  Yes  No

Write a review about Smiley Faces Daycare Center Inc.. Let other families know what’s great, or what could be improved. Please read our brief review guidelines to make your review as helpful as possible.

Review Policy:
ChildcareCenter.us does not actively screen or monitor user reviews, nor do we verify or edit content. Reviews reflect only the opinion of the writer. We ask that users follow our review guidelines. If you see a review that does not reflect these guidelines, you can email us. We will assess the review and decide the appropriate next step. Please note – we will not remove a review simply because it is negative. Providers are welcome to respond to parental reviews, however we ask that they identify themselves as the provider.

Nearby Providers

Can We Talk Inc Yonkers, NY | (914) 588-2221 | 1 mile away
City Of Mount Vernon Youth Bureau Mount Vernon, NY | (914) 665-5020 | 1 mile away
Collin Allen Child Development Center Mount Vernon, NY | (914) 664-7005 | 1.1 miles away
Macedonia Community Empowerment Corporation Mount Vernon, NY | (914) 667-2333 | 1.1 miles away
Imani Cultural Academy, Inc. Mount Vernon, NY | (914) 664-1838 ext.125 | 1.3 miles away
Westcop Mt Vernon Cag Day Care Center Mount Vernon, NY | (914) 664-8688 | 1.3 miles away
Reach Empowerment Inc. Mount Vernon, NY | (914) 308-4651 | 1.3 miles away
City Of Mount Vernon Youth Bureau @amani Public Charter School Mount Vernon, NY | (914) 668-2553 | 1.4 miles away
Westcop Toddlers Park Mount Vernon, NY | (914) 699-5039 | 1.4 miles away
Allen Memorial Church Of God In Christ Mount Vernon, NY | (914) 699-8861 | 1.4 miles away
City Of Mount Vernon Youth Bureau @columbus Elem. Mount Vernon, NY | (914) 665-2393 | 1.4 miles away
Mount Vernon Day Care Center Mount Vernon, NY | (914) 664-6557 | 1.5 miles away
City Of Mount Vernon Youth Bureau @ Parker Elem. Mount Vernon, NY | (914) 536-3268 | 1.5 miles away
Westcop West Help Mt Vernon Mount Vernon, NY | (914) 665-5401 | 1.7 miles away
Westcop Mount Vernon, NY | (914) 592-5600 | 1.7 miles away
Caring Hands Of Yonkers, Inc. Yonkers, NY | (914) 720-3283 | 1.8 miles away
Y-cop Of Mount Vernon, Inc Mount Vernon, NY | (914) 643-9220 | 1.9 miles away
Friendship For Tots, Inc. Mount Vernon, NY | (914) 668-1210 | 1.9 miles away
Great Opportunites For Activities And Leadership Inc. Yonkers, NY | (914) 478-0554 | 2 miles away
San Andres Educational Program Yonkers, NY | (914) 963-9523 | 2.1 miles away