Office of Accountability

Supplemental Educational Services
Service Summary Information

Best Resource Center, Inc.

1.

Name of organization:

Best Resource Center, Inc.

Primary location:

49 Grand Street
Newburgh, NY 12550

Contact information:
(phone / email / website):

(845) 562-2378
vmbest@msn.com

LEAs where service will be provided:

Newburgh Enlarged City School District (NECSD)

2.

Years provider has delivered service:

4 years

3.

Evidence that services have been effective:

Standardized tests, GED attainment, School district developed test, TABE, progress reports, other assessment tools, school report card and testing results; improved academic performance.

4.

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

ELA /Reading and Math Program. Curriculum is the aligned and balanced curriculum developed by the NECSD.

5.

Grade level(s) the provider will serve:

Grades K-12

6.

Content area(s) provider will serve:

English Language Arts, Reading, Math

7.

Number of sessions provided per week, if applicable:

Grade K-6 Mon-Thurs; Sat.

Grade 7-9 Mond-Thurs; Sat.

 

10-12 Mon-Thurs; Sat.

8.

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

Grade K-6 - 2 hours

Grade 7-12 - 3 hours

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;):

September 1 - June 30
July 1 - August 29

10.

Type of instruction:

Individual; small group (approx. 6-10)

10a

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

Individual; customized sessions based on IEPs. Appropriate accommodations will be made. Equity and access will be ensured.

10b

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

Individual and small group; ESL and bilingual support will be available.

11.

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

NYS certified teachers; local college students majoring in education to assist.

12.

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

Monthly progress reporting; Quarterly meetings scheduled to provide reporting on attendance and progress to LEA.

On-going continuous discussion with parents/teachers; to be formally scheduled as needed to address specific concerns.

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)

No transportation will be provided.

14.

Additional relevant information:

Bilingual staff will be available to assist.

Last Updated: April 26, 2012