Tender Garden Foundation - Levittown NY Day Care Center

3100 Hempstead Turnpike, Levittown NY 11756
(516) 731-4322

About the Provider

Description: Tender Garden’s early childhood programs aim to educate children from 2 – 4 years old. Curriculums focus on developing social-emotional, cognitive, communications and motor skills, with an emphasis on early literacy – reading, writing, listening and speaking – and basic mathematics competencies.

Our NYS certified teachers play an interactive role in guiding educational activities and inspiring children to embrace learning as a fun and exciting part of their earliest years.

Inside our doors is a warm and friendly community of teachers, staff, students, parents and neighbors. Throughout the school year, there are many opportunities to form new friendships that will last long after your child’s years at Tender Garden.

We welcome families to participate in many events and celebrations throughout the year, including: Back-To-School Orientation, Halloween Parade, Holiday Festival, Picture Day, Parent/Teacher Conference, Mother’s Day Tea, Father’s Day Party and Graduation Ceremony.

Tender Garden is appointed as one of the facilities that provide the Universal Pre-Kindergarten Program for the Levittown School District. The Learning Center has been duly certified as a nursery school through the University of the State of New York, and possesses at Day Care Center License from the NYS Office of Children and Family Services.

Additional Information: This facility is authorized to administer over-the-counter topical ointments only; Initial License Date: 8/24/2011;

Program and Licensing Details

  • Capacity: 122
  • License Number: 459216
  • Age Range: Total Capacity: 122;Infants: 0;Toddlers: 38;Preschool: 84;School age: 0;
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: No
  • Schools Served: Levittown School District
  • District Office: Long Island Regional Office
  • District Office Phone: (631) 240-2560 (Note: This is not the facility phone number.)

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Inspection/Report History

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Date Regulation Status
2019-03-01 418-1.11(a)(2) Not Corrected
Brief Description: The written medical statement from the health care provider must also state whether the child is a child with special health care needs and, if so, what special provisions, if any, will be necessary in order for the child to participate in child day care. When the written statement from the health care provider advises the day care program that the child being enrolled is a child with special health care needs, the day care program must work together with the parent and the child's health care provider to develop a reasonable health care plan for the child while the child is in the child day care program. The health care plan for the child must also address how the day care program will obtain or develop any additional competencies that the staff will need to have in order to carry out the health care plan for the child.
2018-11-07 418-1.14(m) Corrected
Brief Description: The staff person who holds the valid certification in cardio-pulmonary resuscitation and first aid must have their certification available for review during their working hours at the program.
2018-11-07 418-1.15(c)(5) Corrected
Brief Description: daily attendance records, which must be filled out at the time a child arrives and departs, and must include arrival and departure times;
2017-01-04 418-1.8(k)(5)(ii) Corrected
Brief Description: the maximum group size is twenty-one children.
2016-07-12 418-1.4(a) Corrected
Brief Description: Suitable precautions must be taken to eliminate all conditions which may contribute to or create a fire hazard.
2016-07-12 418-1.5(a) Corrected
Brief Description: Suitable precautions must be taken to eliminate all conditions in areas accessible to children which pose a safety or health hazard.
2016-03-07 418-1.8(k)(5)(i) Corrected
Brief Description: there must be one teacher for every eight children;
2016-03-07 418-1.14(c) Corrected
Brief Description: Fifteen (15) of the required thirty (30) hours of training must be obtained during the first six months of the program's first year of licensure or during the person's first six months of employment by the program.
2016-03-07 418-1.15(c)(5) Corrected
Brief Description: daily attendance records, which must be filled out at the time a child arrives and departs, and must include arrival and departure times;
2015-08-31 418-1.14(b) Corrected
Brief Description: Each director and each staff person must complete a minimum of thirty (30) hours of training every two years. Such training requirements shall also apply to any volunteer in such program who has the potential for regular and substantial contact with children.

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