Office of Accountability

Supplemental Educational Services
Service Summary Information

North East Area Development, Inc. (NEAD)


Name of organization:

North East Area Development, Inc. (NEAD)

Primary location:

360 Webster Avenue
Rochester, NY 14609

Contact information:
(phone / email / website):

Telephone: (585) 482-7320
Fax: (585) 654-5307

LEAs where service will be provided:

Rochester City SD, Buffalo City SD, Elmira City SD, Syracuse City SD, Utica City SD


Years provider has delivered service:

North East Area Development, Inc. (NEAD) has provided educational services in the Rochester community for over 30 years.


Evidence that services have been effective:

Students participating in NEAD's Children's Defense Fund Freedom School after school program, summer enrichment program and the East Freedom Connection have successfully increased their overall academic performance, evidenced significant gains in English language arts, reflect improvement in school attendance and social behavior. Generally, students are more actively engaged in the socio-educational learning process and are more motivated in life.


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

Evidence-based curriculum that incorporates the NEAD Children's Defense Fund Freedom Schools Integrated Reading Curriculum (IRC) is core to the program.


Grade level(s) the provider will serve:



Content area(s) provider will serve:

ELA (including reading) and Math


Number of sessions provided per week, if applicable:



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

1 to 3 hours


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, hours of operation will be from 2:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Monday - Friday and 9:00 am - 4:00 pm Saturdays and school holidays.


Type of instruction:

Individual and small group.


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

Certified staff in special education that will be able to serve students according to their IEP Individual Education Plan.


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

Language appropriate tutors sensitive to the students primary language will be provided for those Learners whose primary language is other than English.


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

NYS Certified teachers and other instructors with degrees in the primary areas of English, Math, Reading, Specialist in other areas pertinent to the student's development including Special Education.


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

Participants Progress reports will be sent/delivered to parents and other appropriate school officials aligned with academic marking periods.


Will transportation to the service location be provided at no charge if requested? (Note: LEAs are not required to provide or pay for transportation)

Transportation contingent upon staff and vehicle availability.


Additional relevant information:


Last Updated: May 3, 2012