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Provider Details
Play Haven East Towne Llc
4111 E Towne Blvd
Madison Wi 53704
Dane County
Provider #
Location #
Facility #
9000563789
001
120039
Regulation Type Licensed Group
Applicant/Licensee Charles Wallace Havens
Contact Information
Anita Ferris
(608)249-8722

6 Week(s) - 13 Year(s)
Jan - Dec
175
0
Mon-Fri 6:00AM - 6:00PM
Sat-Sun Closed


YoungStar Details
Current Rating   3 stars.
  15 Points Earned,
Out of 40 Points Maximum
Rating Details
Category Points Earned Points Possible
Education And Training 7 15
Learning Environment And Curriculum 2 13
Business And Professional Practices 4 7
Health And Wellness 2 5

Regulation Details
Regulated child care providers are monitored for compliance with health and safety standards. Below, you may view the last two years of enforcement actions/stipulations/warning letters *, monitoring, and violations.

Enforcement Actions/Stipulations/Warning Letters* In Last 2 Years

Type of Regulation Date Type Appeal Decision Violations**
Licensing 03/11/2013 Direct Forfeiture: $250 No 251.04(8)(a) (Mandated Reporting - Child Abuse & Neglect) on 01/25/2013: On 1/22/13 staff failed to make a report to Dane County Child Protective Services when a child arrived with extensive bruising. Repeat cite 1/7/13. $250

Monitoring in Last 2 Years

Type of
Regulation
DateDetailsResults
Licensing 07/23/2014 See Violations below View Plan
Licensing 05/22/2014 No violations found ****
Licensing 01/16/2014 No violations found ****
Licensing 11/11/2013 See Violations below View Plan
Licensing 05/10/2013 No violations found ****
Licensing 04/12/2013 See Violations below View Plan
Licensing 04/11/2013 See Violations below View Plan
Licensing 04/03/2013 See Violations below
Licensing 04/02/2013 See Violations below View Plan
Licensing 03/13/2013 See Violations below View Plan
Licensing 02/08/2013 No violations found ****
Licensing 01/25/2013 See Violations below View Plan
Licensing 01/07/2013 See Violations below View Plan
Licensing 12/05/2012 See Violations below View Plan

Violations in Last 2 Years

DateRule NumberRule SummaryDescription
07/23/2014 251.07(6)(k)5. Health History Information A teacher was unaware of a child's medical condition that was identified on the Health History and Emergency Care Plan form until the second day of care.
11/11/2013 251.05(4)(a) Group Size - Maximum The maximum number of children in a group was exceeded the week of 11/4/13 when there were 10 children under the age of 2 years combined into one classroom.
11/11/2013 251.07(5)(a)5.a. Menus - Post Juice was posted on the menu for snack. The kind of juice was not listed. Menus were not posted in a conspicuous place for parents. The menus were underneath the attendance sheets in the classrooms.
11/11/2013 251.09(1)(d)1. Infant & Toddler - Opening & Closing Hours Children under 2 years old were moved to their assigned classroom between 9:00 and 9:10 AM which was not during the first two hours of the licensed hours of operation.
04/12/2013 251.05(3)(c) Close Supervision Of Children On 4/11/13 the school age children were in their classroom alone for approximately 1 minute due to a procedure change. Another teacher discovered the children were alone and in the process of calling the office another child was left alone in that teacher's classroom. Recite 1/7/13
04/12/2013 251.06(5)(a) Condition Of Premises Due to the weather the children went down to the basement for large motor activities. A 3 year old child was stuck in the bathroom and crying because the door was hard to open.
04/11/2013 251.04(6)(b) Current, Accurate Daily Attendance Record The attendance record was not accurate when 8 children were in the Bubble Bunch room but only 7 children's time of arrival had been recorded. Recite 12/5/12.
04/11/2013 251.07(5)(b)1. Mealtime - Staff With Children Staff were not sitting with the children during lunch in the Bubble Bunch room.
04/03/2013 251.11(4)(b) Continuation License - Application Materials Submission At least 30 days before the continuation review date of the license, an applicant for license renewal shall submit to the department the following materials: 1. A completed license application. 2. The license renewal fee and any forfeiture due and owing. 3. Any changes to center policies.
04/02/2013 251.06(1)(d) Inside Temperature - Minimum The temperature in the Goldfish Pond room is 65 degrees.
04/02/2013 251.06(3)(a) Emergencies - Post & Practice Written Plans The center's alarm system was not used to initiate fire drills. A bull horn over the center's PA system was used.
03/13/2013 251.04(3)(j) Report - Abuse, Neglect, Inappropriate Discipline Staff failed to report to licensing an incident where a child's arm was held to prevent the child from getting up off her mat at naptime. The child sustained an injury as a result.
03/13/2013 251.04(3)(L) Report - Construction Or Remodeling Staff failed to notify licensing of a room that was being remodeled into an office.
03/13/2013 251.07(2)(e) Child Guidance - Prohibited Actions Staff grabbed and held a child's arm to prevent the child from getting up off her mat. The child sustained an injury to her elbow as a result.
03/13/2013 251.07(6)(j)8. Daily Record Of Injuries There was no documentation in the medical log book when a child sustained an elbow injury on 3/8/13.
01/25/2013 251.04(8)(a) Mandated Reporting - Child Abuse & Neglect On 1/22/13 staff failed to make a report to Dane County Child Protective Services when a child arrived with extensive bruising. Repeat cite 1/7/13.
01/07/2013 251.04(8)(a) Mandated Reporting - Child Abuse & Neglect Staff attempted to make a report to Dane County Child Protective Services on 12/31/12 and were unable to make a report due to the holiday. No other attempt was made to file the report.
01/07/2013 251.05(3)(c) Close Supervision Of Children During a complaint investigation a teacher stated he was unaware that a 4 year-old child left the classroom without sight and sound supervision until he saw the child walk back in from the hallway. The child was without supervision for less than 2 minutes.
01/07/2013 251.07(2)(e) Child Guidance - Prohibited Actions A teacher grabbed a child by the arm in an attempt to lead the child towards his cubby for a time-out; the child presented with two red marks on his forearm and wrist.
12/05/2012 251.04(6)(b) Current, Accurate Daily Attendance Record One child's arrival time was not recorded and one child's departure time was not recorded in the Pirate Cove room.
12/05/2012 251.09(1)(k) Infant & Toddler - Bedding Two sleeping infants were observed in the Honeybee Hive room with blankets partially covering the face, mouth and nose.


Footnotes

**** During a partial review of rule requirements on the date indicated, no rule violations were observed.

To obtain more detail or more history on regulatory compliance, contact the
licensing regional office.