Office of Accountability

Supplemental Educational Services
Service Summary Information

Jacob A. Riis Neighborhood Settlement House, Inc.

1.

Name of organization:

Jacob A. Riis Neighborhood Settlement House, Inc.

Primary location:

10-25 41st Avenue
Long Island City, NY 11101

Contact information:
(phone / email / website):

718-784-7447 x. 134
vquinones@riissettlement.org
www.riissettlement.org external link

LEAs where service will be provided:

Services will be provided on-site at the address listed above. Jacob Riis is conveniently located 2 blocks from the "21st Street/Queensbridge" stop on the F Train.

2.

Years provider has delivered service:

25 years

3.

Evidence that services have been effective:

Consistent improved student academic performance; parent satisfaction.

4.

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

The title of the program has not yet been determined, but it will be aligned with both the New York State Board of Education standards and the New York City Department of Education criteria.

5.

Grade level(s) the provider will serve:

1-12

6.

Content area(s) provider will serve:

English/Reading/Literacy and Math

7.

Number of sessions provided per week, if applicable:

Will depend on student needs and agency capacity; TBD. At least one weekly session.

8.

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

Will depend on student needs and agency capacity; TBD. At least one hour.

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

We plan to offer after-school, weekend, holiday/school break and summertime programming. Exact dates TBD.

10.

Type of instruction:

Small group tutoring and curriculum tailored to individual students’ needs.

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):

Licensed state certified teachers, trained tutors, and Literacy Specialists on staff.

12.

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

Written and oral reports regarding students’ progress to be provided to parents, teachers and LEA as requested pursuant to SES agreement.

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:

The services will be offered at Jacob Riis, which has 25 years of experience in providing afterschool academic programming to elementary, middle and high school students.

Last Updated: March 21, 2014