Starz Academy 3, Inc. - South Bend IN Licensed Center

2117 E. Jefferson Blvd. , South Bend IN 46617
(574) 232-5566
1 Review

About the Provider

Description: Our Mission is to see each and every child at Starz Academy develop to their full potential. We believe that the early years are vitally important in a young child's development. Our Program was created to help your child develop learning skills at a pace that supports his/her individual potential. We strive for each child to be happy, healthy, successful and independent. By providing developmentally appropriate activities as well as enriching daily experiences, we hope to encourage their naturally curious natures. We believe that is important to keep that sparkle alive and make learning fun!

Additional Information: Number Of Infants Licensed: 12; Number Of Toddler Licensed: 10; PTQ Level 1;

Program and Licensing Details

  • License Number: 1100148
  • Capacity: 148
  • Age Range: Infant; Toddler; Two-Twelve
  • PTQ Level: 3
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: No
  • Current License Issue Date: Jun 01, 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
In any group that has an infant or toddler, the maximum age range between the oldest and youngest child in the group shall be thirteen (13) months 2021-06-02
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-50(a)
toddlers and twos were mixed with a group size of 10 with a 15 month gap between oldest and youngest in group
Poisons, chemicals, and hazardous items 2021-04-30
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-100
hand sanitizer and white out accessible to school agers in drawer in classromo
Rest periods 2021-05-03
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-53
1 child napping in 4s had head covered
Child/staff ratios and supervision 2021-05-03
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-48
naptime ratio in toddler room - 5/7 children awake with 1 teacher
Electrical safety 2021-04-30
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-101
surge bar in school age room needs outlet covers
Staff, substitutes, and volunteer records 2021-05-06
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-41
1 staff - SR has expired consent (submitted 1/20) 1 staff R W has no consent)
Lead caregiver qualifications 2021-03-25
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-25
2 lead caregivers did not have documentation of meeting lead caregiver qualifications or being enrolled in a program to meet lead caregiver qualifications
Poisons, chemicals, and hazardous items 2021-03-26
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-100
Two's room: staff purse accessible to children in unlocked low cabinet.Three's room: staff purse accessible to children in unlocked low cabinet.
A center shall not employ or utilize the services of a person known by the division and reported to the center as a substantiated perpetrator of child abuse or neglect 2021-05-26
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-13(c)
4 staff members had no documentation of submitting forms necessary for conducting background checks.
Toddler Feeding 2021-05-26
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-140
There were no safety straps in the seats in the 2's feeding table.
Bathrooms 2021-05-26
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-113
A few of the handwashing sinks need resealed to the wall.
The following constitute sufficient grounds for revocation of a license: A determination by the department of child services of child abuse or neglect (as defined in IC 31-9-2-14) by: the licensee 2021-05-26
Type of correction needed: IC 12-17.2-4-32(a)(1)(a)
It was determined by the Division that 2 CDA credentials were falsified.
Lead caregiver qualifications 2021-05-26
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-25
Not all lead caregivers have valid CDA's.
Type of correction needed: program out of compliance for lead caregiver qualifications
Infant/Toddler Sleeping 2020-01-15
Type of correction needed: 470 IAC 3-4.7-141
There was an infant sleeping with a blanket and a bib.

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Elizabeth Marie Gumpert Nov 16, 2023
I have used this provider for more than 6 months

This facility Hit my child Christopher! HE never deserved to be hit over and over by miss Gail!!!!!

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