THE CHILDREN'S COURTYARD #3213 - Concord NC Five Star Center License

(704) 743-5180

About the Provider

Description: Welcome to The Children’s Courtyard educational daycare here in Concord, NC! My name is Kristen and I am the center director. We offer Infant Care, Toddler programs, Preschool and other early education options, including School-Age care.

Program and Licensing Details

  • License Number: 13000519
  • Capacity: 255
  • Age Range: 0 through 12
  • State Rating: 5
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: Yes
  • District Office: North Carolina Dept of Health and Human Services - Division of Child Development
  • District Office Phone: (919) 662-4499 (Note: This is not the facility phone number.)

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Inspection/Report History

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Date Type Violations Rule
2023-11-09 Unannounced Inspection No
2023-11-02 Announced Inspection No
2023-10-31 Unannounced Inspection Yes
2023-10-31 Violation 840 .2820(b)
All corrosive agents, pesticides, bleaches, detergents, cleansers, polishes, any product which is under pressure in an aerosol dispenser, and any substance which may be hazardous to a child if ingested, inhaled, or handled were not stored in a locked room or cabinet. In Space 4 a can of Equate aerosol sunscreen was stored in an unlocked cabinet. In Space 2, there were two batteries laying on the counter near the sink.
2023-10-31 Violation 841 15A NCAC 18A .2820(d)
Medications including prescription and non-prescription items were not stored in a locked cabinet or other locked container. In Space 4 a bottle of Excedrin Migraine was stored in an unlocked cabinet.
2023-10-31 Violation 842 10A NCAC 09 .0803(1)(a & b)
A drug or medication was administered without written authorization and/or instructions from a child's parent or authorized health professional. Four diaper creams or ointments did not have permission to administer forms.
2023-10-31 Violation 843 10A NCAC 09 .0803(1)(d)
A drug or medicine was administered after its expiration date. One tube of Aquaphor had an expiration date of 8/2021.
2023-10-31 Violation 844 .0803(2)(a)
Prescribed medicine was not in original labeled container or accompanied by signed and dated written instructions from prescribing physician or health care professional. Spaces 5 and 16 each had a prescription medication which was not in its original pharmaceutical container.
2023-10-31 Violation 847 10A NCAC 09 .0803(4)(6-9)
Parent's medication authorization did not include required information. A total of seven permission to administer forms were not complete as required. Parent signatures were missing on two forms. Name of medication was missing on one form. Two forms did not have the dosage amount. Two forms only had the child's name and the parent signature, but no other information.
2023-10-31 Violation 848 10A NCAC 09 .0803(5)
Questionable medication instructions from parents were followed without signed written dosage instructions received from physician or authorized health professional. In space 15 there was a tube of Cortisone-10, the label indicated "not recommended for children under 12." In Space 11, there was a tube of Hydrocortisone, the label indicated "not recommended for children under 2."
2023-10-31 Violation 849 .0803(12)
Leftover medicines were not returned to the parent after the course of treatment was completed, after authorization was withdrawn or after authorization had expired and/or medication was not discarded within 72 hours of completion of treatment or withdrawal of authorization. Eight permission to administer forms for diaper creams/ointments had expired.
2023-10-31 Violation 1032 10A NCAC 09 .0701(a)
Child care providers and uncompensated providers who are not substitute providers or volunteers, including the director did not have a medical report on file prior to employment that was signed by a health care professional and/ or the medical report was older than 12 months. Two staff with hire dates of 10/16/23 and 2/22/23 did not have medical reports on or before their first day of work.
2023-10-31 Violation 1048 .1102(c)
All staff did not successfully complete certification in First Aid appropriate to the age of children in care. Verification of staff completion of First Aid training from an approved training organization was not in the staff file. Four staff did not have documentation of First Aid certification.
2023-10-31 Violation 1049 .1102(d)
All staff did not successfully complete certification in CPR training appropriate to the age of the children in care. Verification of staff completion of the CPR course from an approved training organization was not in the staff file. Four staff did not have documentation of having CPR certification.
2023-10-31 Violation 1052 .1103(a)
Staff required to receive on-going training had not completed the required number of hours according to their education and experience. One staff with a hire date of 8/7/07 did not have the required number of on-going training hours documented.

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