The centre is licensed by Child Care Quality Assurance and Licensing, Early Learning Division, Ministry of Education Toronto West Region.
For Absolute Angels 1: For safety reasons, if your Toddler is not walking before start date, please call us ahead of time to let us know. Our Toddler Room at AAI is located on the upper level and children have to use the stairs at least twice a day to go out to the playground and once each month for fire drills. The ratio in the toddler room is 1:5 with a maximum of 10 children at a time and AA2 1:5 with a maximum of 15 children
The teaching staffs at the centre consists of experienced, qualified RECE’s and Assistant staffing levels are maintained according to the CCEYA.
Staff members are thoroughly screened and references are checked. All staffs undergo a health examination and Police reference check and possess valid CPR training. Orientation to the Centre is provided to all staff, their skills and competency is evaluated on an ongoing basis. We value our staff; therefore we encourage feedback and comments on our staff.
The teaching staffs at the centre consist of;
Supervisor One per Centre: Kandi Roy, RECE (AA2)& Tina Otchere,RECE (AA1)
Lead Teachers One or Two RECE per room depending individual centre’s needs
Assistant Teachers One or Two per room depending on individual centre’s
Infants (AAII only) Newborn to 18 months
Jr. Toddlers (AAI only) 15-18 months
Toddlers 19 months to 2 ½ years
Jr.Preschool 2 ½ years to 3 ½ years
Sr. Preschool 3.5 to 4
Before and After School 4 to 12 years (AA1 only)
Your toddler’s introduction to the centre should be gradual, especially if this is your child’s first experience in a day care. Ideally, you should arrange to pick up your child just before lunch on the first day and right after nap on the second day. If this is not possible other arrangements can be made.