Office of Accountability

Supplemental Educational Services
Service Summary Information

Groundwork, Inc.

1.

Name of organization:

Groundwork, Inc.

Primary location:

Brooklyn, NY

Contact information:
(phone / email / website):

(718) 346-2200

www.groundworkinc.org external link

rbuery@groundworkinc.org

LEAs where service will be provided:

New York City

2.

Years provider has delivered service:

2 years

3.

Evidence that services have been effective:

We currently serve 360 youth in the community.

4.

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

Bank Street College of Education, Development Studies Center, Junior Achievement, Design It! Engineering in After  School Programs.

5.

Grade level(s) the provider will serve:

2-8

6.

Content area(s) provider will serve:

English language arts and mathematics

7.

Number of sessions provided per week, if applicable:

5

8.

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

3.25 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;):

Year round

10.

Type of instruction:

Inquiry based curriculum focused on literacy and other academic and life skills such as mathematics, science and health.

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):

Management staff has extensive experience in youth serving organizations.  Direct service staff includes who specialize in certain fields such as arts.

12.

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

Reports will be given to parents, teachers and LEA on a regular basis.  Staff will personally telephone parents of students.  Written reports will be given to teachers and LEA.

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