The Children's Garden | Learning Academy - Midwest City OK Large Family Child Care Home

9909 E. Reno Avenue, Midwest City OK 73130
(405) 455-5756

About the Provider

Description: The Children's Garden Learning Academy exists to nurture and grow children that are 3y, 4y & 5y of age. - A Beka Book Christian Curriculum - Strong emphasis of phonics & pre-literacy skill development - Art Integration - Weekly Cooking Classes - Before/After School Tutoring & Homework Assistance up to 12y old - healthy Breakfast, lunch & snacks served

Additional Information: Rated 2 Stars.
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Program and Licensing Details

  • Capacity: 60
  • License Number: K830051694
  • Age Range: 3 Years, 4 Years, 5 Years
  • Achievement and/or Accreditations 2 STAR
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: Yes
  • Type of Care: Daytime Hours
  • Transportation: Children's Schools
  • District Office: Oklahoma Dept of Human Services - Child Care Services
  • District Office Phone: (405)912-2000 (Note: This is not the facility phone number.)
  • Licensor: Toni Johnson

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Inspection/Report History

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Date Type/Purpose Corrections
2019-01-11 Periodic
Full Inspection
Plan: Cleaning supplies removed and director will place a child safety lock on the door to keep hazardous items inaccessible.
Correction Date: 2019-01-11
Description: 340:110-3-303(a)(2) - Hazardous items are inaccessible, including those in personal belongings, such as diaper bags, backpacks, and purses. However, hazardous items used for a supervised, planned, learning activity may be accessible during the activity, such as water play, arts and crafts, gardening, and woodworking. Higher risk activity requirements may apply per Oklahoma Administrative Code (OAC) 340:110-3-290.

Aerosol glass cleaner, laundry detergent, and two bottles of liquid cleaning supplies unlabeled located in laundry room with door open causing these items to be accessible.

2019-01-11 Periodic
Full Inspection
Plan: Fence slat will be replaced and extra slats will be purchased to keep on site to help ensure fence maintains good repair.
Correction Date: 2019-01-15
Description: 340:110-3-301(c)(5)(A)(iv) - is maintained in a good condition, such as stable, secure, and upright.

One fence slat is in disrepair located on Northeast side of outdoor play area.

2019-01-11 Periodic
Full Inspection
Plan: Licensing will mail hand washing procedures to the program and director will post procedures immediately upon receipt.
Correction Date: 2019-01-18
Description: 340:110-3-281.1(g) - Post near sinks hand washing procedures. The program posts DHS Publication No. 14-02 Hand Washing Procedures Using Paper Towels or DHS Publication No. 14-03 Hand Washing Procedures Using Mechanical Hand Dryers, where individuals can read the publication while washing their hands. However, the program may modify the publication or develop a document, provided the procedures remain the same or are exceeded.

Hand washing procedure posters not located in any of the three bathrooms where children wash their hands.

2018-06-18 Periodic
Full Inspection
Plan: Director will have staff member apply for a PDL certificate and have all new staff obtain a PDL certificate within 12 months of employment in the future.
Correction Date: 2018-09-18
Description: 340:110-3-284(b)(3) - Oklahoma Professional Development Ladder. Prior to or within 12 months of employment, teaching personnel obtain and maintain a current Oklahoma Professional Development Ladder (OPDL) certificate, per OAC 340 Appendix FF Oklahoma Professional Development Ladder.

One staff member employed longer than 12 months did not obtain a PDL certificate. (SD)

2018-06-18 Periodic
Full Inspection
Plan: Director will replace slat and monitoring fencing daily.
Correction Date: 2018-06-25
Description: 340:110-3-301(c)(5)(A)(iv) - is maintained in a good condition, such as stable, secure, and upright.

One slat is missing from west side of outdoor play area.

2018-04-03 Follow Up
Partial Inspection
Plan: POC previously established at last full monitoring visit. Director will order more sand to be placed under the apparatus. Director will ensure that enough impact material is present at all times.
Correction Date: 2018-05-15
Description: 340:110-3-301(c)(11) - Impact-absorbing materials. Impact-absorbing materials:

Climbing apparatus that has a 4ft tall platform does not have the required amount of impact-absorbing materials; grass is growing through the sand.

2018-04-03 Follow Up
Partial Inspection
Plan: POC previously established at last full monitoring visit. Director will make necessary repairs by plan of correction date while making those rooms inaccessible to children.
Correction Date: 2018-04-15
Description: 340:110-3-300(z)(2) - walls and ceilings are free from holes and peeling paper and paint; and

Facility experienced flooding in 2 rooms used for childcare; baseboards are off the wall during repairs.

2018-03-15 Complaint
Partial Inspection
Description:

No non-compliances observed

No non-compliances observed

2018-02-27 Other
Partial Inspection
Description:

No non-compliances observed

No non-compliances observed

2018-02-15 Periodic
Full Inspection
Plan: Director will monitor her registry account for updates to her ODC certification application. If not awarded, Director will re-apply for credential. Director will obtain and maintain a current Director's credential at all times.
Correction Date: 2018-04-15
Description: 340:110-3-284.1(b)(C) - has a current bronze or higher level certificate per OAC 340 Appendix EE - Oklahoma Director's Credential;

ODC-Bronze credential expired 12/26/17.

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