The State of Louisiana sets strict guidelines for day
care centers to follow concerning illnesses. The following shows how long a child
must stay away from the center with an illness.
Please, for the safety of your child and
others, do not bring him/her to the center if they have been running a temperature,
vomiting, or having diarrhea during the night. Symptoms must be gone for 24 hours
No child shall be subject to physical punishment,
corporal punishment, verbal abuse or threats. Cruel, severe, unusual or unnecessary
reasons, we use the "Time-out Chair" and he/she will never be out of sight of a
No child shall be deprived of meals or any part of meals
for disciplinary reasons.
Reports of mistreatment of children, coming to the
attention of the Department of Social Services will be investigated. If you
encounter a problem at Nanny's please consult with the Director. If you feel the
problem has not been resolved, you are to call the Licensing Department at 504-922-0015.
Any suspected abuse and/or neglect of a child must be
reported in accordance with LA Revised Statute 14:403 to the local Child Protection
Corporal punishment, which is defined as "the
infliction of pain", upon a child of any age, is prohibited at Nanny's.
Any time a child has an accident at Nanny's, the staff
member in charge of that child will assess the situation and determine the appropriate
action. An accident report will be filled out by the staff member in charge, with
an additional staff member's signature on the report verifying the information to be
The State of Louisiana requires that all Child Care
Centers hold monthly fire drills. These drills are held at unannounced times.
A report on the fire drill is filed in the center's office.
Closure due to inclement weather
will follow the Rapides Parish
School System schedule. However, if Rapides Parish Schools are
closed, Nanny's Pre-School will re-access the weather by 9:00 a.m. the
morning of closure and will make a decision at that time when to
open. You will be notified on our Bright Wheel app about closure and re-opening.
Notifications By Text
We keep our parents/guardians up to date with real-time feed of activities throughtout each day. Our Bright Wheel app sends photos, videos, messages and allows our parents/guardians to pay online.