Carl Sandburg Intermediate School, 8428 Fort Hunt Rd, Alexandria, VA 22306 - Public Middle or High School Food Service inspection findings and violations

Business Info

Restaurant: Carl Sandburg Intermediate School
Address: 8428 Fort Hunt Rd, Alexandria, VA 22306
Type: Public Middle or High School Food Service
Phone: 703 813-4836
Total inspections: 8
Last inspection: 03/29/2016

Restaurant representatives - add corrected or new information about Carl Sandburg Intermediate School, 8428 Fort Hunt Rd, Alexandria, VA 22306 »

Inspection findings

Inspection date


The purpose of today's visit was to conduct a routine assessment. The following suggestions have been made as a means to incorporate Active Managerial Control (AMC):
1. Train employees to reheat items, like chicken sandwiches, in oven to ensure that they are properly reheated to 135F or above prior to placement in hot holding units

  • Critical: Hot Holding of Potentially Hazardous Foods at 135°F or More (corrected on site)
    Observation: The following food item(s) were found hot holding at improper temperatures using a calibrated food temperature measuring device: IN DELFIELD 1 DR HOT HOLDING UNIT- CHICKEN SANDWICH (102F)
    Correction: Potentially hazardous foods (time/temperature control for safety food) shall be hot held at a temperature of 135°F or above unless the permit holder is using "time as public health control" as specified under 3-501.19. ITEM DISCARDED BY PERSON IN CHARGE.
The purpose of today's visit was to conduct a risk factor assessment. Please continue monitoring food/equipment temperature logs, monitoring sanitizing log, and retraining employees on proper sanitizing procedures as these measures aid in incorporating Active Managerial Control (AMC).
No violation noted during this evaluation.
09/18/2015Risk Factor
The purpose of today's visit was to conduct a routine assessment. Please be advised to use lockers provided to store employee articles and personal belongings. Suggestions made to put food prepared for the purpose of cold holding on serving line directly in walk-in after preparation. This will better allow items to cool to 41F or below prior to placing on serving line. This will ensure that all items are maintained at 41F or below throughout the duration of lunch service.
  • Dressing Rooms and Lockers to be Used for Clothing Changes (corrected on site)
    Observation: Employees are not using the dressing rooms or lockers provided. OBSERVED JACKETS, HATS BEING STORED IN DRY STORAGE AREA ABOVE CLEAN CUTTING BOARDS, CANNED GOODS.
    Correction: Instruct employees to use the designated dressing rooms to prevent contamination of food, food equipment and utensils, and preparation surfaces. ITEMS MOVED TO EMPLOYEE LOCKER ROOM.
No violation noted during this evaluation.11/12/2014Risk Factor
No violation noted during this evaluation.08/18/2014Other
No violation noted during this evaluation.02/25/2014Routine
No violation noted during this evaluation.10/09/2013Risk Factor
The purpose of this visit was to conduct a routine inspection.
Hot water: Boiler
Dish machine: N/A
CFM will submit repair invoice or work order for the McCall 1 door cooler that was not maintaining 41F or below. Invoice can be emailed or faxed to the EHS. No Potentially Hazardous Foods(PHF) are to be placed in the unit until it can maintain 41F or below.

  • Equipment / Good Repair / Operation
    Observation: The following refrigeration unit is not operating properly and is unable to maintain cold food at or below 41°F: --OBSERVED McCALL 1 DR COOLER HOLDING AT 53F
    Correction: Repair/adjust the unit so it is able to maintain foods at or below 41°F. Do not use the unit to store potentially hazardous foods while it is not operating properly.--NO PHF'S UNTIL UNIT MAINTAINS 41F OR BELOW.

Do you have any questions you'd like to ask about Carl Sandburg Intermediate School? Post them here so others can see them and respond.

Carl Sandburg Intermediate School respresentatives - respond and add information

Write your review!

Your Ratings

You can rate this restaurant in different categories from 1 star (worst) to 5 stars (best) or leave category unrated


Your Review

Would you recommend Carl Sandburg Intermediate School to others? (optional)
Add photo of Carl Sandburg Intermediate School (optional)
Add more info about the restaurant »

About You

Your nickname:

Optional Verification

(additional info to increase the weight and the placement of your review and ratings)

Real Name:
Email (won't be published):
Date and time of your visit to this restaurant:
Phone number (won't be published):
Leave your signature»

Recently added reviews

Name City Users' Rating
Blue & White Carry-OutAlexandria, VA
Yammi Market & CafeAlexandria, VA
Subway #47226Alexandria, VA
Envoy of Alexandria, LLCAlexandria, VA
Kentucky Fried Chicken #34/Taco BellHampton, VA
Cook Out RestaurantHampton, VA
A Bite of MaineVirginia Beach, VA
Lunch ConnectionNorth Chesterfield, VA
Hardee's of Gate City #2938Gate City, VA
McDonald's #22790Richmond, VA

Create your own business profile on It's completely free!
Business Search - 14 Million verified businesses
Search for:  near: