Office of Accountability

Supplemental Educational Services
Service Summary Information

Children of Promise, NYC

1.

Name of organization:

Children of Promise, NYC

Primary location:

600 Lafayette Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11216

Contact information:
(phone / email / website):

917-676-8969

sharoncontent@aol.com

LEAs where service will be provided:

All Community School Districts in Brooklyn (13-23 & 32)

2.

Years provider has delivered service:

Three Years - November 2004

3.

Evidence that services have been effective:

  • Academic achievement in core academic subjects.
  • Increase in school attendance
  • Improvement in State Standardized Exams scores

4.

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

Curriculum Associates:

Brigance

CARS & STARS

Quick Word

Test Ready

Write!

5.

Grade level(s) the provider will serve:

K-8

6.

Content area(s) provider will serve:

Language Arts (including Reading, Writing and Test Taking Skills) and Mathematics

7.

Number of sessions provided per week, if applicable:

Monday – Friday (3pm-7pm)

2 sessions per week/ Academic Year

4 sessions per week/Summer

8.

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

120 minutes 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;):

September 1-August 31

Weekends- make-up sessions only

10.

Type of instruction:

Individual Sessions; Small Groups (5:1)

10a

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

CPNYC will provide appropriate accommodations and support to students with disabilities.  Our location is handicap accessible.  If students can not be successfully accommodated the Education Director will locate and refer families to the closest location that will work best with the child’s specific needs and limitations.

10b

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

CPNYC will address the needs and work towards accelerating the academic achievement of diverse students with limited or no English proficiency.  The English Language Learners Supplemental section of the curriculum provides instruction in Spanish and when necessary additional language can be ordered and utilized. 

The Educational Director is bilingual and CPNYC is prepared to identify and employ staff to work with children and families not proficient in English and speak languages other than Spanish.

11.

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

Licensed Certified Teachers in NYS

12.

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

Monthly and Quarterly Progress Reports

Mode of delivery include:

Email

Mail

In-person Meeting

Telephone conference call

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

14.

Additional relevant information:

 

Last Updated: April 26, 2012