Whatcoat Christian Preschool - Camden Wyoming DE Licensed Child Care Center

(302) 698-2108

About the Provider

Description: Our mission statement is “Teaching Hearts, Using Minds.” This statement encompasses the philosophy and purpose and the goals we strive to achieve. Your child will grow and be nurtured through interactive play with other children and with the loving care and support of our experienced staff.

Additional Information: Initial Licensed Date: 12/23/02; Financial Arrangements: Child Care Food Program; Regulated Services: Drop-In Care; Reported Injuries & Deaths: 2018: 3 facility injuries and no facility deaths reported.
2017: 3 facility injuries and no facility deaths reported.
2016: 3 facility injuries and no facility deaths reported.; Stars Rating: Four Stars;

Program and Licensing Details

  • Capacity: 36
  • Age Range: 2 years through 5 years.
  • State Rating: 4
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: No
  • District Office: State of Delaware, Office of Child Care Licensing
  • District Office Phone: 1-800-822-2236 (Note: This is not the facility phone number.)
  • Licensor: OCCL.DSCYF@state.de.us

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Inspection/Report History

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Date Type Regulation Code Status
2020-03-04 Non Compliance 53U - Outdoor Area Corrected
Corrective Action: Replenish fall zone materials on the playground.
2020-03-04 Non Compliance 43U - Children's Attendance Corrected
Corrective Action: Ensure children's attendance includes exact arrival and departure times.
2019-03-28 Non Compliance 40N - Outdoor climate and space Corrected
Corrective Action: Ensure fall zones are covered. Purchase mulch for the playground.
2019-03-28 Non Compliance 20N - Personnel files Corrected
Corrective Action: Ensure staff files are complete. One staff needs two reference letters. One staff needs a job description.
2018-03-12 Non Compliance 20N - Personnel files Corrected
Corrective Action: One staff needs a professional development plan and an annual review of abuse and neglect. One staff needs an annual review of abuse and neglect. One staff needs fingerprints.
2016-05-12 Non Compliance 16N - Records Corrected
Corrective Action: Staff need to sign in and out of classroom daily.
2016-05-12 Non Compliance 48N - Food service and preparation Corrected
Corrective Action: Purchase a thermometer for the freezer.
2016-05-12 Non Compliance 20N - Personnel files Corrected
Corrective Action: Document review of annual abuse and neglect policy with one staff. One staff needs release of employment history. One staff needs service letters from prior employment or two additional references. A professional development plan is needed for one staff. Two staff need CPR and first aid certification. One staff needs six training hours.
2016-05-12 Non Compliance 68N - Infant and toddler care Corrected
Corrective Action: Children under three years old can not use styrofoam.
2016-05-12 Non Compliance 62N - First aid kits Corrected
Corrective Action: Purchase eye dressings and roller gauze for the first aid kit.

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