The Magical School Bus - Bronx NY Group Family Day Care

2121 Chatterton Avenue, Apt. 1, 1st Floor, Bronx NY 10472
(718) 801-2325
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About the Provider

Description: The Magical School Bus is a Group Family Day Care in Bronx NY, with a maximum capacity of 16 children. The home-based daycare service helps with children in the age range of Total Capacity: 12 children, ages 6 weeks to 12 years AND 4 additional school-aged children�(there must be one caregiver for every two children under the age of two years in attendance). The provider does not participate in a subsidized child care program.

Additional Information: Initial License Date: 7/13/2012; This facility is authorized to administer over-the-counter topical ointments only; Care is available during non-traditional hours;

Program and Licensing Details

  • Capacity: 16
  • License Number: 590981
  • Age Range: Total Capacity: 12 children, ages 6 weeks to 12 years AND 4 additional school-aged children�(there must be one caregiver for every two children under the age of two years in attendance)
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: No
  • Schools Served: Bronx 8 School District
  • District Office: New York City Dept. of Health - Regional Office
  • District Office Phone: (718) 579-7849 (Note: This is not the facility phone number.)

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Inspection/Report History

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Date Regulation Status
2018-04-24 416.14(a)(2) Corrected
Brief Description: All providers who completed health and safety training prior to August 1, 2016 must complete the Office-approved training that complies with the federal minimum health and safety pre-service training requirements by September 30, 2017.
2018-04-24 416.14(q) Corrected
Brief Description: Every assistant, substitute, and volunteer with the potential for regular and substantial contact with children in care must complete Office-approved training that complies with the federal minimum health and safety pre-service or three-month orientation period training requirements.
2018-03-22 416.11(c)(1) Corrected
Brief Description: The Licensee must prepare a health care plan on forms furnished by the Office. Such plan must protect and promote the health of children. The health care plan must be on site, followed by all caregivers and available upon demand by a parent or the Office. In those instances in which the program will administer medications, the health care plan must also be approved by the program's health care consultant unless the only medications to be administered are those specified in 416.11(c)
2016-02-11 416.5(b)(3)(vi) Corrected
Brief Description: Emergency plan must describe strategy for sheltering in place
2016-02-11 416.8(a) Corrected
Brief Description: Children cannot be left without competent supervision at any time. Competent supervision includes awareness of and responsibility for the ongoing activity of each child. It requires that all children be within a caregiver's range of vision except as provided in section 416.8(b) of this Part and that the caregiver be near enough to respond when redirection or intervention strategies are needed. Competent supervision must take into account the child's age, emotional, physical and cognitive development.
2016-02-11 416.8(j)(1) Corrected
Brief Description: One caregiver may care for a maximum of six children younger than school age, or eight children when at least two of the eight children are school aged.
2016-02-11 416.8(j)(2) Corrected
Brief Description: Two caregivers must be present when more than six children, none of whom are school age, are in care
2016-02-11 416.8(j)(3) Corrected
Brief Description: When care is provided for children under the age of two years, there must be at least one caregiver present for every two children under the age of two years in attendance.
2015-12-08 416.2(a)(5) Corrected
Brief Description: Applicants for a license must submit to the Office a completed application, including sworn statements by the provider, assistant(s), substitutes and any person 18 years of age or older who resides in the proposed group family day care home indicating whether, to the best of their knowledge, they have ever been convicted of a misdemeanor or a felony in New York State or any other jurisdiction, and fingerprint images as required pursuant to section 413.4 of this Article;
2015-12-08 416.4(i) Corrected
Brief Description: Trash, garbage and combustible materials must not be stored in the furnace room, or in rooms or outdoor areas adjacent to the home that are ordinarily occupied by or accessible to children. If there is not a separate, enclosed furnace room, trash, garbage and combustible materials must not be stored within four feet of the furnace

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Reviews

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TEENA Nov 11, 2013

I must say this daycare is GREAT. I wasnt a bg fan of putting my children in daycare but the staff put me at ease and I can go to work without any worries. They have an amazing,caring & sweet team of staff. I cant say enough great things about them.

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