The Children in the Shoe - Olney MD Licensed Child Care Center

16910 Georgia Avenue , Olney MD 20832
(301) 260-1200

About the Provider

Description: The Children in the Shoe has been providing childcare for young children for more than 30 years, and we are excited to have this opportunity to tell you about our programs! Our approach to the care of young children is developmental, creating environments which produce secure, well-adjusted children, who are eager and ready to learn. We encourage emotional intelligence through nurturing, kindness, verbal interaction, positive discipline, and encouraging empathy and conflict resolution skills. Our classrooms are rich in opportunities for learning language, math, nature, music, art, and social skills through play, exploration, and the use of carefully planned, age-appropriate materials and activities.

Program and Licensing Details

  • License Number: 154821
  • Capacity: 115
  • 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
  • District Office: Region 5 - Montgomery County
  • District Office Phone: (240) 314-1400 (Note: This is not the facility phone number.)

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Inspection/Report History

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Date Type Regulations Status
2022-03-31 Mandatory Review 13A.16.06.12B(1) Corrected
Findings: Licensing Specialist observed two Aides without six hours of approved continued training for their last full year of employment. Facility shall send Licensing Specialist evidence of six hours of approved continued training for their last full year of employment.
2021-04-30 Full 13A.16.03.04C Corrected
Findings: Licensing Specialist observed one Emergency form missing the authorized pickup information and one Emergency form missing the physicians address. Corrected during inspection. Director added the parents information as the authorized pickup and the missing physicians information.
2021-04-30 Full 13A.16.03.04D(3) Corrected
Findings: Licensing Specialist observed two Health Assessment part II's missing the physician's phone number. Corrected during inspection. Director added the physician's phone numbers to the two Health Assessment part IIs.
2021-04-30 Full 13A.16.03.04E Corrected
Findings: Licensing Specialist observed two child records missing appropriate blood lead screening.
2021-04-30 Full 13A.16.03.05C Corrected
Findings: Licensing Specialist observed more than one incomplete Medical Report. Director shall review all staff Medical Reports for completion or necessary corrections.
2021-04-30 Full 13A.16.05.12D Corrected
Findings: Licensing Specialist observed a broken broom head, a broken sitting bench near the garden, plastic tubes for run off water not capped, a broken plastic cover to a sensory table/board, and insecure fencing surrounding an infant/toddler play area with drop offs.
2021-04-30 Full 13A.16.05.12E Corrected
Findings: Licensing Specialist observed an outdoor infant stroller in disrepair.
2021-04-30 Full 13A.16.09.02C Corrected
Findings: Licensing Specialist observed more than one Infant/Toddler written activity plan not updated within the past three months. Director shall review all infant/toddler activity plans for their three month updates.
2021-04-30 Full 13A.16.10.04A Corrected
Findings: Licensing Specialist observed bottles of bleach under a bathroom sink in one of the children's restrooms. Corrected during inspection. Director removed the bottles of bleach and put them somewhere inaccessible to children in care.
2020-10-02 Mandatory Review 13A.16.10.01C Corrected
Findings: Licensing Specialist observed no Emergency Contact List in one room. Corrected at time of inspection.
2020-06-09 Other
Findings: No Noncompliances Found
2019-03-28 Full 13A.16.03.04C Corrected
Findings: Individuals who are authorized to pick up the child daily, as well as the physician or health care provider of enrolled children were not recorded on more than one emergency card. Additionally, the second page did not indicate whether special health conditions do or do not exist.
2018-03-30 Mandatory Review 13A.16.03.06A(1) Corrected
Findings: A former employee was rehired after being gone more than a year and the LS was notified during the inspection with some relevant documents.

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