The Woods Academy - Bethesda MD Licensed Child Care Center

6801 Greentree Road, Bethesda MD 20817
(301) 365-3080
1 Review

About the Provider

Description: The Woods Academy is committed to providing a learning environment and school community that promotes personal integrity, respect for the uniqueness of each individual, a spirit of equality, and a commitment to service. Our comprehensive program encourages all students to achieve their full intellectual, spiritual, emotional, social, physical and creative potential. By developing self-reliant critical thinkers, The Woods Academy prepares its students for academically demanding secondary schools, a life-long love of learning, and the opportunities and challenges presented by our global society.

Program and Licensing Details

  • Capacity: 104
  • License Number: 34133
  • Age Range: 2 years, 3 years, 4 years, 5 years, 5 years to 15 years
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: No
  • Schools Served: Burning Tree Elementary
  • 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
2018-04-25 Routine 13A.16.03.04B(1) Open
Findings: When the LS asked the one staff member who was present supervising the group of 6 children this morning, as to where the children's emergency cards are kept, she did not know. All staff must know where the emergency cards are stored and the cards must be stored in a readily accessible location. Another staff member, who is not employed by this program was able to assist and she located the children's emergency cards. Corrected today during inspection.
2018-04-25 Routine 13A.16.03.04C Open
Findings: Please have the parents fill in the missing highlighted information on 4 emergency cards. Correct within 24 hours.
2018-04-25 Routine 13A.16.03.05B Corrected
Findings: Please post the staffing patterns in a conspicuous location for each approved classroom. Corrected during the inspection.
2018-04-25 Routine 13A.16.03.06A(1) Open
Findings: The facility added 2 staff in August 2017, yet did not submit an add/delete form and original, notarized Release of Information forms for both staff until 12/27/17. The facility added a new staff member in early April, yet did not submit the new hire paperwork within 5 business days as required. The facility must inform the OCC within 5 business days from the day new staff are hired by submitting the Staff Change Form (OCC 1203) and original, notarized Release of Information forms.
2018-04-25 Routine 13A.16.03.06A(2) Open
Findings: The facility deleted 3 staff members in 6/2017, yet did not inform the OCC until 12/27/17. The facility must inform the OCC within 5 business days from the last day of employment for any staff member.
2018-04-25 Routine 13A.16.05.12D Corrected
Findings: The two gates to the playground fence were not locked. The gates must remain locked during operating hours. Corrected today during inspection.
2018-04-25 Routine 13A.16.06.02 Open
Findings: Submit evidence that the staff member who was added in early April 2018, has completed an orientation checklist. Correct within 24 hours.
2018-04-25 Routine 13A.16.06.04A(1) Open
Findings: Obtain and submit a copy of a current medical report for the staff member who was added in early April. Correct within 24 hours.
2018-04-25 Routine 13A.16.08.02A Open
Findings: A group of 6 children were observed under the supervision of a staff member who does not meet the minimum qualification requirements to work as a teacher. Please ensure that each group of children has a qualified staff member in charge during all operating hours. Correct within 24 hours.
2018-04-25 Routine 13A.16.09.01C(6) Open
Findings: Please give the parents and the LS a copy of the screen time policy that addresses the use of passive and interactive technology during child care hours. Correct within 24 hours.

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Alexandra Jun 17, 2014

The Woods Academy is the best school I have ever been to. I wish I could have stayed there forever.

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