Office of Accountability

Supplemental Educational Services
Service Summary Information

Buffalo Urban League

1.

Name of organization:

Buffalo Urban League

Primary location:

15 E. Genesee Street
Buffalo, New York 14203

Contact information:
(phone / email / website):

(716) 854-7625
psiddons@buffalourban.org
www.bufalourban.org

LEAs where service will be provided:

Buffalo

2.

Years provider has delivered service:

76 years

3.

Evidence that services have been effective:

Student, parent & New York State Department of Education Performance Reviews.

4.

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

Small & individual group instruction, SkillsTutor

5.

Grade level(s) the provider will serve:

K-12

6.

Content area(s) provider will serve:

Math & Reading

7.

Number of sessions provided per week, if applicable:

Flexible, based on student & parent needs; 2-4 sessions per week.

8.

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

1-2 hour blocks

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;):

Sept 1-August 31st; 52 weeks per year including weekends.

10.

Type of instruction:

Small group instruction, complimented by computer-based instruction.

10a

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

 

10b

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

 

11.

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

Certified teachers and experienced tutors.

12.

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

Reports on monthly basis to parents, teachers, LEA on performance and attendance with face-to-face as needed.

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 provided – sites are within walking distance to neighborhoods.

14.

Additional relevant information:

Computer instruction with supported web-based instruction locally.

Last Updated: March 20, 2014