Office of Accountability

Supplemental Educational Services
Service Summary Information

Academic Solutions, Inc.

1.

Name of organization:

Academic Solutions, Inc.

Primary location:

Hollowbrook Office Park, Building 2
11 Marshall Road, Suite 2C
Wappingers Falls, NY 12590

Contact information:
(phone / email / website):

Phone: (845) 298-2398
E-Mail: academsolinc@aol.com
Website:

LEAs where service will be provided:

-Newburgh
-Dutchess Co.
-Orange Co.

2.

Years provider has delivered service:

Academic Solutions, Inc. opened its doors in September 2000. 

3.

Evidence that services have been effective:

Academic solutions is an effective provider as evidenced by the improved achievement of our clients in their respective LEA settings. (Improved test scores, grades, self esteem and motivation) Our customer satisfaction is excellent as evidenced by the successes of our clients and the consistent positive feed back from their parents and/or guardians.

4.

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

Academic Solutions, Inc. creates individualized, instructional programs that are tailored to clients’ needs. These individualized programs incorporate a wide variety of effective teaching materials.

5.

Grade level(s) the provider will serve:

Academic Solutions, Inc. currently provides services for K-12 and adult populations.

6.

Content area(s) provider will serve:

Academic Solutions, Inc currently provides the following content areas: English language arts (including reading), mathematics, Social Studies, Science, Study Skills, SAT Prep, Regents Prep and NY State Test Prep (ELA and Math).

7.

Number of sessions provided per week, if applicable:

The number of sessions per week varies depending on the needs of the client. (A minimum of 2 hours per week is recommended.)

8.

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

The average length of the session is 1 hour although this can vary depending on the program and service provided.

9.

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;):

Academic Solutions, Inc Offers year round services with flexible instructional hours. (Day Evening, Weekend and Summer hour availability).

10.

Type of instruction:

Academic solutions, Inc offers a variety of instructional settings depending on the program and clients'’ individual needs. Typically our tutoring is a ratio of 1 teacher to 2 students. We offer one to one instruction for an additional fee. Our special programs (ex, SAT prep, test prep workshops, etc.) are offered in a small group setting, 8 to 12 students.

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

 

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

 

11.

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

Academic Solutions, Inc employs certified NY State teachers as instructors. Academic Solutions, Inc is currently a member of the Association of Education practitioners and Providers. (AEPP) is a professional network dedicated to the business of delivering and advancing the education of children and youth. Both owners of Academic Solutions, Inc hold masters’ degrees in education and are NY State certified teachers.

12.

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

As part of our tutoring programs, Academic Solutions, Inc provides hourly feedback to the parents with the use of an hourly lesson plan and feedback sheet, In addition, parents conference once a month to discuss client progress and concerns. As part of this monthly conference, the client’s teachers are contacted for input/feedback. Reports are written and records are kept. The client’s LEA would also receive this information to ensure alignment with LEA goals.

13.

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

Academic Solutions, Inc does not provide transportation to our location. We are easily accessible from Route 9/Myers Corners Rd.

14.

Additional relevant information:

Academic Solutions, Inc currently offers:
Free Consultations; Academic Profiles (Assessments)-Fee based; Incentive Programs; Competitive Fee and Flexible hours; and Quarterly newsletters.

Last Updated: April 26, 2012