Office of Accountability

Supplemental Educational Services
Service Summary Information

1 on 1 Academic Tutors


Name of organization:

1 on 1 Academic Tutors

Primary location:

New York City

Contact information:
(phone / email / website):

Phone: (800) 350-4671


LEAs where service will be provided:

New York City


Years provider has delivered service:

Three years


Evidence that services have been effective:

Statistically significant improvement in standardized test scores and academic achievement.


Title of the instructional program, curriculum series to be used (if appropriate):

Our organization uses Study Island curriculum and assessments, which are aligned with New York State Learning Standards. Instructional programs are customized for each student's individual needs.


Grade level(s) the provider will serve:



Content area(s) provider will serve:

English Language Arts and Math


Number of sessions provided per week, if applicable:

1-3 sessions per week, depending on student's needs


Average length of each service session (minutes/hours):

2 hours per session


Duration of the available service period (e.g. September 1 – June 30; September 1 – August 31; weekends only; summer school only; specific number of weeks or hours, other, etc;):

Sept 1st - Aug 31st, seven days a week, any hours outside of the regular school day


Type of instruction:

Individualized programs in one-on-one and small group (1:5) tutoring sessions


Description of methods and strategies for serving eligible students with disabilities:

Students with disabilities are assigned to highly trained tutors who are experienced in working with their particular special needs. Instructors modify the curriculum to further address the specific disabilities of each student.


Description of methods and strategies for serving eligible students with limited English proficiency:

Bilingual tutors are available for students with limited English proficiency. Over 75% of our staff is bilingual in Spanish. We accommodate students of other languages accordingly.


Qualifications of the service provider(s)/instructor(s):

New York State certified teachers and professionally trained tutors only.


Reports to parents, teachers, and LEA (Content, frequency, method of delivery):

Frequent conferences with parents are performed. LEA’s and schools are provided with detailed attendance, progress and assessment reports after every 15 hours, or as required by the district.


Will transportation to the service location be provided at no charge if requested? (Note: LEAs are not required to provide or pay for transportation)

No transportation provided


Additional relevant information:

Students who sign up for our services achieve academic success and higher scores on standardized tests.  Incentives and award programs are available for using our services.

Last Updated: March 20, 2014