St Joseph Early Childhood Center - Stevens Point WI Licensed Group Child Care

1901 LINCOLN AVE, STEVENS POINT WI 54481
(715) 341-2878

About the Provider

Description: In 2000 St. Joseph School, located on Lincoln Street in Stevens Point adjacent to St. Joseph Church, became the St. Joseph Early Childhood Center for the Stevens Point Area Catholic Schools. The Center, connected to the parish family center, has a variety of early childhood programs, including: 3-year-old and 4-year-old Preschool Programs; 3-5-year-old Enrichment Program; and a full- or part-time flexible childcare program.

Additional Information: 2 stars. Initial License Date: 6/24/1997. Open Jan - Dec.

Program and Licensing Details

  • License Number: 1002451
  • Capacity: 133
  • Age Range: 6 Week(s) - 7 Year(s)
  • Achievement and/or Accreditations AdvancED
  • 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
2019-10-11 251.055(1)(a) Close Supervision Of Children
Description: While downstairs finishing afternoon snack, a three year old child was sent to the bathroom by Staff A without supervision. Subsequently, five other children ran to the bathroom without supervision. As a result, one three year old child came running out of the bathroom distraught due to something that occurred in the bathroom but was unseen by staff.
2019-07-03 251.04(2)(a) Compliance With Laws
Description: A DCF approved background check for Staff K was not completed prior to starting employment at the center.
2019-07-03 251.04(5)(a)1. Staff File - Staff Record Information
Description: Staff record forms were not on file for Staff A and Staff M.
2019-07-03 251.04(8)(b) Biennial Training - Child Abuse & Neglect
Description: Documentation of current Child Abuse and Neglect Training was not on file for Staff B, E, and P.
2019-03-29 251.07(6)(j)9. Reviewing Injury Records
Description: Accident logs had not been reviewed since 04/2018.
2018-11-27 251.05(3)(c) Close Supervision Of Children
Description: When licensor walked upstairs toward the 3-year-old room, a staff member left the room and went down the hallway, leaving a group of 3-year-olds unsupervised in the classroom.
2018-11-27 251.09(4)(a)3. Infant & Toddler - Diaper Changing Surface Disinfection
Description: Staff used a wash cloth to wipe the diaper changing surface after changing a child's diaper. Staff only wiped the pad once and with one spray. Staff reused the wash cloth on the diaper changing surface after changing an additional child.
2018-07-27 251.06(11)(b)5. Outdoor Play Space - Energy-Absorbing Surfaces
Description: Several areas of the outdoor play space under climbing equipment, slides, and in a four foot fall zone did not have nine inches of energy absorbing surface.
2018-07-27 251.06(11)(b)6. Outdoor Play Space - Potential Source Of Harm
Description: Broken concrete surrounding the base of a basketball hoop is exposed and accessible to children.
2018-07-27 251.09(1)(c) Infant & Toddler - Documenting Changes In Development
Description: Several "Intake Under 2" forms were not updated every 3 months by child care staff.

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