Office of Accountability

Supplemental Educational Services
Service Summary Information

Episcopal Social Services of New York (ESS)

1.

Name of organization:

Episcopal Social Services of New York (ESS)

Primary location:

Bronx, New York (for SES services)

Contact information:
(phone / email / website):

718-401-5170
alexanderg@e-s-s.org
www.essnyc.org external link

LEAs where service will be provided:

All New York State

2.

Years provider has delivered service:

5

3.

Evidence that services have been effective:

Student assessments and positive student/parent program evaluations, student/parent/teacher survey responses.

4.

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

 

5.

Grade level(s) the provider will serve:

K-12

6.

Content area(s) provider will serve:

ELA (including reading) and Mathematics

7.

Number of sessions provided per week, if applicable:

2

8.

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

2.5 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 – September

10.

Type of instruction:

Small groups (no larger than 10) led by two instructors combined with individual tutoring sessions.

Individual tutoring for high school test prep

10a

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

Services offered primarily on ground floor for physical disabilities; para-professionals will be employed to provide specialized services for students with learning and behavioral disabilities; close collaboration with school building Special Ed Evaluator and regular day teachers.

10b

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

Recruit and train instructors/tutors who are bilingual; maintain learning materials in primary language.

11.

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

Certified teachers and trained tutors

12.

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

Monthly written to parents; weekly written to teachers; quarterly to school; Parents will also be able to schedule appointments throughout the year.

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: March 21, 2014