Toy Chest Learning Center - Tahlequah OK Child Care Center

(918) 456-2390
2 Reviews

About the Provider

Description: Mission: To create a safe, stimulating, and nurturing atmosphere for children to learn, play, and grow.

Additional Information: Rated 3 Stars.

Program and Licensing Details

  • Capacity: 16
  • License Number: K830022041
  • Age Range: 0 - 11 Months, 12 - 23 Months, 2 Years, 3 Years, 4 Years, 5 Years, 6 Years and Older
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: Yes
  • Type of Care: Daytime Hours
  • District Office: Oklahoma Dept of Human Services - Child Care Services
  • District Office Phone: (918)207-4500 (Note: This is not the facility phone number.)
  • Licensor: Amy VanFleet

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Inspection/Report History

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Date Type/Purpose Corrections
2018-01-12 Periodic
Full Inspection
Plan: They will work on getting her directors credential renewed
Correction Date: 2018-04-12
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;

directors credential has expired 11/25/2017 for Ms. Llyod.

2018-01-08 Periodic
Full Inspection

No non-compliances observed

2017-11-09 Periodic
Full Inspection
Plan: They will take midnight saturday
Correction Date: 2017-11-11
Description: 340:110-3-292(e)(3) - Rabies vaccination documentation is maintained per OAC 340:110-3-281.2(c).

one cat had expired rabies shots due 11/02/2017

2017-10-10 Periodic
Full Inspection
Plan: Worker has placed the knives into the sink when she came in. Ms. Llyod states that she does not feel that this is a problem but she will try and keep them out of reach of children.
Correction Date: 2017-10-11
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.

when worker came into the center and observed the kitchen there were two knives on a cutting board in the kitchen accessible to children.

2017-09-21 Periodic
Full Inspection

No non-compliances observed

2017-08-18 Follow Up
Partial Inspection

No non-compliances observed

2017-08-09 Follow Up
Full Inspection
Plan: this was corrected at the time of the visit. Staff explained that she is working on staff child ratio at nap time when kiddos start waking up. Worker sat with her for extensive amount of time explaining staff child ratio,
Correction Date: 2017-08-09
Description: 340:110-3-286(a) - Ratios. Ratios mean the number of teaching personnel required to be physically present with a child or group of children per Oklahoma Administrative Code (OAC) 340 Appendix GG - Ratios and Group Sizes. Only teaching personnel count in ratios, unless the requirements specifically state otherwise. The program is required to maintain ratios at all times.

one room was out od staff child ratio when the worker came into the facility.

2017-08-03 Periodic
Full Inspection
Plan: They will limit the amount of television used to less than 30 minutes per day.
Correction Date: 2017-08-03
Description: 340:110-3-289(i)(3)(D)(i)(I) - thirty minutes or less during the day for each child or group. However, Saturday mornings may include an additional 30 minutes for each child or group; and

Licensing arrived for visit at 1:45 PM and Infants and older group of children (9 children) were watching tv. Children were still watching tv at 2:20 PM when licensing was preparing monitoring visit.

2017-08-03 Periodic
Full Inspection
Plan: This was corrected at the time of the visit as one child was moved to the other room. Ratios will be maintained & children moved to meet compliance, even during naptime.
Correction Date: 2017-08-03
Description: 340:110-3-286(b)(2) - Maximum group size exceptions. The maximum group size requirements do not apply when groups are combined for special activities, outdoor play, meals, snacks, rest time, and field trips. However, the ratio requirements apply, including the combined group rest time exception per (a) of this Section.

one room had nine children with one staff and was over staff child ratio for infants and older.

2017-08-03 Periodic
Full Inspection
Plan: corrected at the time of the visit. will be more careful in the future. Knives and scissors will be put up after using in the kitchen area and kept inaccessible to children
Correction Date: 2017-08-03
Description: 340:110-3-303 - Hazards

in kitchen there was a knife and scissors were placed on the sink accessible to children

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Shay Jun 20, 2015
I have used this provider for more than 6 months

Horrible person, gave personal info to someone about my son to another person. Owner is rude and inconsiderate and workers are lazy, to busy on there phones.

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mommy19840000 Dec 17, 2011

DON'T USE THIS CHILD CARE CENTER!!! My child was abused and severely bullied by another child. Which they did absolutely nothing about.  They don't watch the kids and they let their spouses be alone with the children.

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