St. Nicholas Early Learning , Inc. - Indianapolis IN Unlicensed Registered Ministry

3333 North Meridian Street , Indianapolis IN 46208
(317) 981-7787

About the Provider

Description: St. Nicholas Early Learning, Inc. is a safe, welcoming, and high quality childcare serving children of diverse racial and socioeconomic backgrounds. We are committed to providing every child with a high quality program and secure environment that will allow children the opportunity to explore and foster their own growth potential. We believe in a child’s ability to learn in the most natural environment possible, with many opportunities to foster play and exploration. St. Nicholas Early Learning Directors and Staff will work to develop a life-long love of learning in all children and are committed to walking alongside every family in providing their children with an excellent, stimulating environment for the beginning years of life.

Additional Information: PTQ 2; PTQ 2; PTQ 2; PTQ 3;

Program and Licensing Details

  • PTQ Level: 3
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: No
  • Current License Issue Date: Sep 27, 2019
  • Current License Expiration Date: Mar 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
2/7/2019
1970-01-01
Food Service. The kitchen and any other food preparation area shall be maintained in a clean and sanitary condition, separate from areas used for any other purpose, and shall be so located that it is not used as a throughway to other rooms or areas. The kitchen shall not be used for childrens activities or naps, a dining or recreational area for adults, or as an office 2019-02-15
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.5-5(a)
The refrigerator section of the fridge in the 2 1/2 -3s room is dirty.
2/7/2019
1970-01-01
Refrigerator and Freezers. Enough conveniently located refrigeration facilities shall be provided to assure the maintenance of potentially hazardous food at required temperatures during storage. Refrigerators and freezers shall be in good condition, clean, and shall maintain the proper temperatures. Each compartment of the refrigerator and freezer shall be provided with an accurate thermometer, in good position for daily monitoring 2019-02-07
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.5-5(c)
No thermometer inside the refrigerator section of the fridge in the 2 1/2 -3s room.
2/7/2019
1970-01-01
Ill Children. Ill children shall be kept separate from others and all surfaces and items with which a sick child has come in contact with shall be cleaned and sanitized after each use. Individual belongings shall be kept separate 2019-02-15
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.5-6(c)
Coats touching one another in cubbies in young 2s room.
2/7/2019
1970-01-01
Twelve (12) hours of continuing education approved by the division 2019-02-21
Type of correction needed: IC 12-17.2-3.5-8(b)(4)
Unless the provider is a parent, stepparent, quardian, custodian, or other relative to each child in the care of the provider, the individual annually must recieve at least twelve (12) hours of continuing education approved by the division and related to the age appropriate education development, care, and safety of children.
2/7/2019
1970-01-01
The parent or guardian of a child shall, when the child is enrolled in a child care ministry, provide the child care ministry with proof that the child has received the required immunizations against the following: Whooping cough 2019-02-22
Type of correction needed: IC 12-17.2-6-11(a)(2)
Three children without up-to-date immunization records in their file.
2/7/2019
1970-01-01
Diapers. The diapering process shall be done on a table, in a clean and sanitary manner. The diaper changing surface shall be sanitized after each use and materials used for skin cleansing shall be discarded after each use into a tightly covered, easily sanitized container. Individuals responsible for diaper changing shall wash their hands after each diaper change 2019-02-15
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.5-6(d)
Container of diaper creams sitting on top of diaper changing pad in the young 2s room.
2/7/2019
1970-01-01
Storage. Containers and packages of food, cleaned and sanitized utensils, equipment, and single-service articles shall be stored at least six (6) inches above the floor in a clean, dry location in such a way that protects them from contamination, cleaning compounds, and toxic or hazardous materials. This does not apply to cased food packaged in waterproof containers 2019-02-15
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.5-5(f)
In the 2s room the following were found: opened jar of peanut and WOW butter not dated, box of opened Cheese-its not dated, box of opened Cheerios not dated. In the refrigerator in the young 2s room: opened container of almond milk no dated and sippy cup not covered. Open jar of peanut butter not dated in the 2 1/2 -3s room.
2/7/2019
1970-01-01
Each child has age appropriate immunizations including Varicella and Pneumococcal vaccines. Documentation includes:-Attendance records of all children in attendance.-Immunization records for each child (includes month, day and year given for each immunization and childs birth date. or A medical exempt statement from a physician OR a religious belief exemption statement from the parent. 2019-02-22
Type of correction needed: IC 12-17.2-3.5-11.1
Each child has age appropriate immunizations including Varicella and Pneumococcal vaccines. Documentation includes: -Attendance records of all children in attendance. Immunization records for each child (includes month, day and year given for each immunization and childs birth date).
2/7/2019
1970-01-01
All interior surfaces, equipment, materials, furnishings, and objects with which children will come in contact shall be well maintained, in a clean and sanitary condition, and of nontoxic durable construction 2019-02-15
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.5-4(1)
Container of ALL detergent on the floor of the unlocked laundry room accessible to children in the 2 1/2-3s room. Bottle of Gorilla glue accessible to children in an unlocked cabinet in the 2 1/2 -3s room.
8/28/2018
1970-01-01
Diapers. The diapering process shall be done on a table, in a clean and sanitary manner. The diaper changing surface shall be sanitized after each use and materials used for skin cleansing shall be discarded after each use into a tightly covered, easily sanitized container. Individuals responsible for diaper changing shall wash their hands after each diaper change 2018-08-31
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.5-6(d)
Diaper table in 2.5 room is less than two feet from toilet.
8/28/2018
1970-01-01
All interior surfaces, equipment, materials, furnishings, and objects with which children will come in contact shall be well maintained, in a clean and sanitary condition, and of nontoxic durable construction 2018-09-07
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.5-4(1)
3 infant staff have not taken 2.5 hour CCRR face to face safe sleep training. As of July 1, 2018, should be; IC 12-17.2-6-14.1(a)(1), Sec. 14.1. (a) The operator of a child care ministry that cares for children who are less than twelve (12) months of age shall:(1) Complete the training course provided or approved by the division under IC 12-17.2-2-1(10) concerning safe sleep practices
8/28/2018
1970-01-01
Hygiene. A sink used exclusively for handwashing shall be located in the kitchen and supplied with soap and disposable towels from a dispenser. Persons who prepare, handle, and serve food shall thoroughly wash their hands with soap and water and use disposable towels for drying. Handwashing shall be done before starting work and as often as necessary to keep them clean. Persons who prepare and handle food shall wear clean, washable garments (aprons or smocks) and effective hair restraints. All food preparation and eating surfaces shall be sanitized before and after use 2018-08-31
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.5-5(g)
Toddler teacher did not wear appron while plating food.
8/28/2018
1970-01-01
The childcare facility shall have an approved source of running water from a sink that is in an area where childcare is provided. Water source:_____Public _____Private _____ valid water test date____________. Meets IDEM standards as required. IDEM water system number__________________. 2018-09-07
Type of correction needed: IC 12-17.2-3.5-5(a)(2)
The childcare facility shall have an approved source of running water from a sink that is in an area where childcare is provided. Meets IDEM standards as required.
8/28/2018
1970-01-01
A provider who cares for children who are less than 12 months of age shall complete a training course in safe sleep practices, approved by the Divison. Ensure that all caregivers of children who are less than 12 months of age follow safe sleep practices. 2018-09-07
Type of correction needed: IC 12-17.2-3.5-5.5(b)
A provider who cares for children who are less than 12 months of age shall complete a training course in safe sleep practices, approved by the Divison.
8/28/2018
1970-01-01
Storage. Containers and packages of food, cleaned and sanitized utensils, equipment, and single-service articles shall be stored at least six (6) inches above the floor in a clean, dry location in such a way that protects them from contamination, cleaning compounds, and toxic or hazardous materials. This does not apply to cased food packaged in waterproof containers 2018-08-31
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.5-5(f)
Opened bags of Ritz crackers, veggie straws, oyster crackers, vanilla waffers, carton of goldfish crackers not tightly sealed and dated in toddler room. Open bags/containers of veggie straws, goldfish crackers, cheerios and teddy grahams not tightly sealed and dated in 2 room. Box of cheerios not tightly sealed and dated in infant room. Opened bag of popcorn in 2.5 room not dated.

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