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

  • Capacity: 115
  • License Number: 154821
  • Age Range: 6 weeks through 17 months, 18 months through 23 months, 2 years, 3 years, 4 years, 5 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 Inspection Type Regulations Status
2019-03-28 Routine 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 Routine 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.
2018-03-30 Routine 13A.16.12.04A(1) Corrected
Findings: Observed several refrigerators and freezers up to ten degrees higher than is acceptable. All but two refrigerators were successfully lowered during inspection.
2017-03-31 Routine
Findings: No Noncompliances Found
2016-08-22 Complaint 13A.16.11.04C Corrected
Findings: Applicable instructions for administering medication to a child were not followed.
2016-03-31 Routine 13A.16.05.12D Corrected
Findings: The activity area contained a potential hazard to child health or safety.

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