Under the Sun Learning Center - Stratford NJ Temporary Child Care Center

44 BERLIN AVE , STRATFORD NJ 08084
(856) 783-9715

About the Provider

Description: In 1984, the first Under the Sun Learning Center was founded to provide top-quality care for children aged 6 weeks to 12 years. Since our opening, Under the Sun has grown to three locations in South Jersey - Marlton, Stratford and West Deptford. Open from 6:30 am to 6:00 pm Monday through Friday, Under the Sun offers flexible schedules that fit the needs of today's busy families.

Program and Licensing Details

  • License Number: 04UND0001
  • Capacity: 110
  • Age Range: 0 - 13 years
  • State Rating: 1
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: Yes
  • Current License Expiration Date: Mar 31, 2024
  • District Office: New Jersey Dept of Children and Families - Office of Licensing
  • District Office Phone: 1-877-667-9845 (Note: This is not the facility phone number.)

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Date Cited Date Abated Regulation Number
2023-07-21 3A:52-4.8(a)(2)
Topics of orientation training shall include understanding center operations, policies and procedures, as specified in N.J.A.C. 3A:52-4.5(b)3.

Violation Observed: Based on Complaint 22334: Retrain staff on ensuring that each child's bottle is labeled with the child's name and date.
2023-07-21 3A:52-4.8(a)(3)
Topics of orientation training shall include implementing group size limits and primary caregiver responsibilities, as applicable, as specified in N.J.A.C. 3A:52-4.4.

Violation Observed: Based on Complaint 22334: Retrain staff on feeding procedures for infants. To include ensuring all bottles are given to the correct children.
2023-07-21 3A:52-6.3(b)(3)(iv)(1)
For early childhood programs, the following shall apply, feeding requirements for centers serving children less than 18 months of age are as follows: for bottles, each child's bottle(s) shall be labeled with the child's name and dated.

Violation Observed: Based on Complaint 22334: Ensure that each child's bottle is labeled with the child's name and date.
2023-07-21 3A:52-6.3(b)(3)(iv)(4)
For early childhood programs, the following shall apply, feeding requirements for centers serving children less than 18 months of age are as follows: for bottles, refrigerated breast milk shall be used within 24 hours.

Violation Observed: Based on Complaint 22334: Ensure infant's are feed the correct bottles with the correct milk provided by parents.
2023-07-10 3A:52-7.6(a)(1)
The center shall take immediate necessary action to protect the child from further harm and shall immediately notify the child's parent(s) when a child is bitten and the skin is broken.

Violation Observed: Ensure that parents are notified immediately when a child is bitten and the skin is broken.
2023-07-10 2023-07-10 3A:52-4.3(a)
The children shall be supervised directly by a staff member at all times, including during outdoor activities, rest and sleep, and walking through hallways. Toileting procedures shall be supervised by a staff member as appropriate for the ages and developmental needs of the children.

Violation Observed: Based on information, ensure that adequate supervision is maintained at all times throughout the center. A named staff failed to adequately supervise the children when a vape pen was brought into the classroom.
2023-07-10 3A:52-4.9(a)
The sponsor, sponsor representative, director, or any staff member shall verbally notify the State Central Registry Hotline (1-877 NJ ABUSE/1-877-652-2873) immediately whenever there is reasonable cause to believe that a child has been subjected to abuse or neglect by a staff member, or any other adult, pursuant to N.J.S.A. 9:6-8.9, 8.10, 8.13 and 8.14.

Violation Observed: Ensure that adequate procedures for incidents are adhered to at all times throughout the center, including recognizing and reporting possible incidents of child abuse and neglect.
2023-07-10 2023-07-10 3A:52-7.8(d)(1)(i)(1)
For early childhood programs, the following shall apply: diapering requirements for centers serving children who are not toilet trained are as follows, staff members shall ensure that staff members shall ensure that each child's diaper is changed when wet or soiled.

Violation Observed: 72: Based on information, ensure that the children's diapers are changed as needed.
2023-07-10 3A:52-5.3(r)
The center shall take any steps required by the Office of Licensing to correct conditions in the building or center that may endanger the health, safety, and well-being of the children served.

Violation Observed: 15: Based on information, provide a Corrective Action Plan to DCF as required.
2023-07-10 2023-07-10 3A:52-7.6(c)
Bites and injuries other than those specified in N.J.A.C. 3A:52-7.6(a) shall be reported to the child's parent by the end of the day.

Violation Observed: Based on information, ensure that parents are notified of incidents occurring at the center as required.
2023-07-10 2023-07-10 3A:52-7.5(b)(3)
The center shall develop and follow a policy on the administration of medication and health care procedures to children, which shall include the following provisions: all medication and health care equipment shall be kept either in a locked cabinet or in an area that is inaccessible to the children.

Violation Observed: Based on information, ensure that toxic substances are inaccessible to the children at all times throughout the center. A named staff's vape pen fell out of his picket and 2 named child had physical contact with it.
2023-04-20 3A:52-4.8(a)(7)
Topics of orientation training shall include implementing the center's statement of policy on the disciplining of children, as specified in N.J.A.C. 3A:52-6.6.

Violation Observed: Based on complaint 22023: Retrain staff on the center's discipline policy.
2023-01-17 3A:52-4.8(a)(2)
Topics of orientation training shall include understanding center operations, policies and procedures, as specified in N.J.A.C. 3A:52-4.5(b)3.

Violation Observed: Based on information, retrain all staff on the center's policies and procedures for visitors to the center.
2023-01-17 2023-01-17 3A:52-5.3(r)
The center shall take any steps required by the Office of Licensing to correct conditions in the building or center that may endanger the health, safety, and well-being of the children served.

Violation Observed: 15: Based on information, provide a Corrective Action Plan to DCF as required.
2022-11-28 2023-03-30 3A:52-4.10(b)(1)
When the center applies for a new or renewal license or Certificate of Life/Safety Approval, the sponsor or sponsor representative shall submit to the Department the completed CARI consent forms for all staff members who are or will be working at the center on a regularly scheduled basis. Within two weeks after a new staff member begins working at the center, the sponsor or sponsor representative shall submit to the Department a completed CARI consent form for the new staff member.

Violation Observed: Ensure that all staff submit a CARI background check upon renewal.

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