Trinity Preschool - Rutherfordton NC Child Care Center

(828) 287-5544

About the Provider

Description: The Mission of Trinity School is to educate and develop the whole person for the glory of God, by providing an atmosphere of academic excellence within a Christian, Interdenominational, and family centered framework.

Program and Licensing Details

  • License Number: 8159003
  • Capacity: 99
  • Age Range: 0 through 12
  • State Rating: GS 110-106
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: Yes
  • District Office: North Carolina Dept of Health and Human Services - Division of Child Development
  • District Office Phone: (919) 662-4499 (Note: This is not the facility phone number.)

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Inspection/Report History

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Date Type Violations Rule
2023-08-03 Unannounced Inspection No
2023-07-19 Unannounced Inspection Yes
2023-07-19 Violation 824 GS 110-91(6); .0605((i)
Outdoor play area was not enclosed by fence with a minimum height of 4 feet. The top of the fence, less than six feet, was not free from protrusions. The fencing around the outdoor play area is less than 4’ in height in one area of the fencing. One area of the fence is in poor repair and has an opening large enough for a child to get under.
2023-07-19 Violation 1048 .1102(c)
All staff did not successfully complete certification in First Aid appropriate to the age of children in care. Verification of staff completion of First Aid training from an approved training organization was not in the staff file. One employee, hired 2/7/22, did not have verification of having completed first aid training.
2023-07-19 Violation 1067 .1101(a)(b)
Each new employee did not complete, within the first two weeks of employment, six clock hours of training in required topic areas. One employee, hired 6/26/23, did not have verification of 6 hours of orientation within the first 2 weeks of employment.
2023-06-08 Unannounced Inspection No
2023-05-08 Unannounced Inspection Yes
2023-05-08 Violation 303 .1801(a)(1-5)
Children were not adequately supervised at all times. Staff members were not aware of inappropriate activities between children.
2023-02-02 Unannounced Inspection Yes
2023-02-02 Violation 840 .2820(b)
All corrosive agents, pesticides, bleaches, detergents, cleansers, polishes, any product which is under pressure in an aerosol dispenser, and any substance which may be hazardous to a child if ingested, inhaled, or handled were not stored in a locked room or cabinet. One container of Zep’s sanitizing wipes was accessible to children, on a shelf in Space # 5 less than 5 feet from the floor. The wipes were moved to higher than 5 feet. This violation was corrected during the visit.
2023-02-02 Violation 1897 .1102(g)
The child care administrator and all staff did not complete the Recognizing and Responding to Suspicions of Child Maltreatment training within 90 days of employment. One employee hired 2/7/22 and one employee hired 8/16/22 had not received Recognizing and Responding to Suspicions of Child Maltreatment training at the time of the visit.
2023-02-02 Violation 1898 .1102(a)
Staff did not complete the health and safety training within one year of employment. One employee hired 8/15/16 last completed Health and Safety Training in 2017.
2022-08-22 Unannounced Inspection Yes
2022-08-22 Violation 1811 .0604(u);.0302(d)(8)
Shelter-in-place or lockdown drills were not practiced every three months and/or drill record was incomplete.The Shelter in Place and Lockdown drills were completed in 2/2022 and 6/2022.
2022-08-22 Violation 125 10A NCAC 09 .0302(d)(4)
Daily records of arrival and departure times for children enrolled at the center were not maintained as children arrive and depart and/or were not made available for review.Three children were not signed out on 8/17/22. Six children were not signed out on 8/18/22. One child was not signed in on 8/18/22. Two children were not signed out on 8/19/22.

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