The Goddard School - Waldorf MD Licensed Child Care Center

7005 Saint Florian Drive, Waldorf MD 20603
(301) 638-9777

About the Provider

Description: The Goddard School uses the most current, academically endorsed methods to ensure that children have fun while learning the skills they need for long-term success in school and in life. Our talented teachers also collaborate with parents to nurture children into respectful, confident and joyful learners.

Additional Information: MSDE-Approved Education Program.

Program and Licensing Details

  • Capacity: 148
  • License Number: 157363
  • 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
  • Achievement and/or Accreditations NAEYC
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: No
  • Type of Care: infant, toddler, preschool, pre-k, kindergarten, before- & after-school; summer camp
  • Schools Served: William B. Wade Elementary School
  • District Office: Region 10 - Southern Maryland Office
  • District Office Phone: (301) 475-3770 (Note: This is not the facility phone number.)

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Inspection/Report History

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Date Inspection Type Regulations Status
2018-09-24 Routine
Findings: No Noncompliances Found
2018-09-24 Routine 13A.16.03.03B(5) Corrected
Findings: The center regulations were not displayed for reference by parents and center staff. This was corrected at the time of the inspection.
2018-09-24 Routine 13A.16.03.03C Corrected
Findings: The consumer education pamphlet was not displayed for reference by parents and center staff. This was corrected at the time of the inspection.
2018-09-24 Routine 13A.16.03.03D Corrected
Findings: There was a sampling review of the children's records. Out of the review of these records, for the preschool/school age children and infant/toddlers, all parent contracts did not contain the required information for fees and provision of care. The center is in the process of correcting those contracts.
2018-09-24 Routine 13A.16.03.04D Corrected
Findings: There were children's files that were missing the Health Inventory Part I, which is to be completed by the child's caretaker. Ensure that this information is being received prior to the child being enrolled.
2018-09-24 Routine 13A.16.03.04D(3) Corrected
Findings: There were children's files that were missing the Health Inventory Part II, which is to be completed by the child's pediatrician. Ensure that this information is being received prior to the child being enrolled.
2018-09-24 Routine 13A.16.03.04E Corrected
Findings: There were children's files that were missing the required lead screen. Ensure lead screens are being conducted by a physician as needed and/or as required, depending upon their age.
2018-09-24 Routine 13A.16.03.04G Corrected
Findings: There were children's files that were missing immunizations. Ensure that this information is being received prior to the child being enrolled.
2018-09-24 Routine 13A.16.03.05B Corrected
Findings: Staffing patterns were posted; however, they were not up-to-date. Please ensure when new staff are hired, when staff are deleted, or when staff are moved to other classrooms that the staffing patterns are immediately updated and posted in a conspicuous place. Currently the staffing patterns are posted outside of each classroom.
2018-09-24 Routine 13A.16.03.06A(1) Corrected
Findings: There are staff at the center who the office has not received any documentation on or there has been partial documentation submitted on new staff. As discussed at this visit, on previous visits and noted in emails is to ensure that within 5 working days of adding an employee, submit the personnel change form, the staff's full name, date of birth and date of hire. Submit the staff's work assignment, which shall be the staffing pattern and a signed and notarized release of information.

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