Starmaker Learning Center - California MD Licensed Child Care Center

23443 Cottonwood Parkway , California MD 20619
(301) 863-7740

About the Provider

Description: We believe the first years of a child's life are the most important in the child's development. These are the years your child will acquire the values and joy in learning which will lead him toward a productive and happy life. We welcome the opportunity to help your child achieve his, or her, full potential.

Additional Information: MSDE-Approved Education Program.

Program and Licensing Details

  • License Number: 255903
  • Capacity: 142
  • Age Range: 6 weeks through 17 months, 18 months through 23 months, 2 years, 3 years, 4 years, 5 years, 5 years to 15 years
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: No
  • Schools Served: Evergreen Elementary
  • District Office: Region 10 - Southern Maryland Office
  • District Office Phone: (301) 475-3770 (Note: This is not the facility phone number.)

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Inspection/Report History

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Date Type Regulations Status
2022-06-16 Other 13A.16.08.02B Open
Findings: When specialist was at the center to measure space for room 170 and the basement, it was discovered that the staff person with the school age children was only 17 years old. He is not qualified to be in charge of a group of children and he is not old enough to be a substitute. The center needs to find a school age qualified staff person to be in charge of the school age children.
2021-09-08 Other 13A.16.03.06A(1) Corrected
Findings: TS was working at the center. OCC hasn't received written notification of the hire of TS. AW is the new office administrator. She began work on 8/30/21. OCC has not received written notification of her hire. KW was working as well and OCC has not received written notification of her hire either. The center is required to notify OCC within 5 days of the hire of new staff persons. OCC has not received a notarized release for AW and KW and .02I(1) of the regualtions state that a staff person may not be on the premises until the notarized release has been cleared and the criminal background check is cleared.
2021-09-08 Other 13A.16.08.02B Corrected
Findings: Room 180 had two aides working in it. The lead teacher has not returned from her summer break yet. Center needs to have a lead teacher in this room.
2021-09-08 Other 13A.16.16.06C(3) Corrected
Findings: Room 180 at this time does not have a nursery school approved teacher as the one assigned has not returned from her summer break. The center needs to get a nursery school qualified teacher in the room. This teacher must have at least 120 college credits.
2021-09-08 Other 13A.16.16.06C(5) Corrected
Findings: The center needs to put a nursery school qualified staff in room 180. The teacher needs to meet the requirements of a preschool teacher for child care and in addition have at least 120 college credits.
2021-09-08 Other 13A.16.16.06E(1) Corrected
Findings: Center needs to send in a written statement of the qualification for HP and NC as nursery school teachers. It should be in a format that would be handed to parents.
2021-08-13 Conversion 13A.16.03.02C(1) Corrected
Findings: All the records for children under the age or 2 were reviewed as well as a random sample of 16 more. One child did not have evidence that the family had received the consumer pamphlet.
2021-08-13 Conversion 13A.16.03.02E Corrected
Findings: All records for children under the age of 2 were reviewed and 16 other records were reviewed. 4 children under the age of 6 didn't have evidence of having had a lead blood test.
2021-08-13 Conversion 13A.16.03.03D Corrected
Findings: All records for children under the age of 2 were reviewed and 16 other children's records were reviewed. There were 4 children who didn't have a parent agreement in their files. There were 3 others who didn't have their fees stated on the agreement. Center needs to be sure that all the children have a parent agreement and that the fees are stated in it.
2021-08-13 Conversion 13A.16.03.04C Corrected
Findings: All emergency cards were reviewed. There were 17 emergency cards that need the child's doctor name and/or phone number. There were 3 that needed emergency contact person or the emergency contact person's phone number.
2021-08-13 Conversion 13A.16.03.04G Corrected
Findings: All records for children under 2 years of age were reviewed as well as 16 other children's records. There were 6 children that need an update immunization record. Center needs to be sure that it has the most up to date immunization record for each child.
2021-08-13 Conversion 13A.16.03.06A(2) Corrected
Findings: Specialist did not receive written notification of CH and MH leaving employment. Director stated they have been gone "awhile". Director needs to send specialist the staff change form.
2021-08-13 Conversion 13A.16.05.07C Corrected
Findings: The water fountain for room 192 is not working. They would have to go into room 191 to use their drinking water source. This fountain needs to be fixed so that each group has an easily accessible drinking water source.
2021-08-13 Conversion 13A.16.06.09A(5) Corrected
Findings: GM was hired in March 2021. Specialist has not seen evidence that she completed the Basic Health and Safety by the end of July 2021. She needs to complete this training.

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