Office of Accountability

Supplemental Educational Services
Service Summary Information

Church Avenue Merchants Block Association, Inc. (CAMBS)

1.

Name of organization:

Church Avenue Merchants Block Association, Inc. (CAMBS)

Primary location:

1720 Church Avenue
Brooklyn, NY  11226

Contact information:
(phone / email / website):

Joanne M.Oplustil, Executive Director      (718) 287-2600             oplustil@worldnet.att.net
www.camba.org

LEAs where service will be provided:

NYC

2.

Years provider has delivered service:

27 years of service
17 years of after-school programming

3.

Evidence that services have been effective:

Use of thoroughly researched and proven curriuclums (Scholastic's Read 180 and Saxon Math Curriculums).

4.

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

Scholastics Read 180 (English Language Arts)
Saxon Math (Mathematics)

5.

Grade level(s) the provider will serve:

Grades 3 - 8

6.

Content area(s) provider will serve:

English Language Arts and Mathematics

7.

Number of sessions provided per week, if applicable:

2 Sessions per week per content area

8.

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

1.5 Hours per session

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;):

School Calendar Year
(approx. Sept 1 - June 15th)

10.

Type of instruction:

Small group 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 teacher, paraprofessionals with a staff to student ratio of 1:4

12.

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

Quarterly reports to parents, teachers and school via mail. Reports inlcude progress on standards, attendance and teacher observations.

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)

Sessions are offered at the school but transportation is not provided.

14.

Additional relevant information:

CAMBA is a community-based provider.

Last Updated: March 20, 2014