Office of Accountability

Supplemental Educational Services
Service Summary Information

Oasis Children's Services, LLC

1.

Name of organization:

Oasis Children's Services, LLC

Primary location:

20 Jay Street, Suite 802
Brooklyn, NY, 11201

Contact information:
(phone / email / website):

718-596-4900
kate@oasischildren.com

www.oasischildren.com external link

LEAs where service will be provided:

New York City, Nassau County and Suffolk County

2.

Years provider has delivered service:

9 years

3.

Evidence that services have been effective:

Oasis’ effective services in English Language Arts and Mathematics has been demonstrated by: participating students showing improvement in reading, writing and mathematics from the beginning of the program to the end of the program; and longitudinal analysis of individual participants, by two outside evaluators, have shown increased scores on ELA and Math standardized tests
Kaplan K12 curricula have been used to improve student performance in ELA and math in districts across the country.
Since 2003, Kaplan in Region 5 (NYC) has demonstrated the largest percentage increase of all NYC regions in students scoring at Levels 3 and 4 on the NY state and city mathematics and ELA assessments in grades 3-8.

4.

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

Kaplan Skills & Strategies and Summer Ventures

5.

Grade level(s) the provider will serve:

K-8

6.

Content area(s) provider will serve:

ELA (reading and writing) and mathematics

7.

Number of sessions provided per week, if applicable:

5 sessions per week

8.

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

1.5 hours per day, five days a week

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 – June 30
Monday through Friday from 3:00pm – 4.30pm
July 1 – August 31st
Monday through Friday

10.

Type of instruction:

Small group and one-on-one tutoring.

10a

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

Oasis programs are inclusion programs designed to include children with a wide range of abilities. The seven to one ratio of staff to children makes the program ideal or including children with learning disabilities, physical disabilities and other special needs.

10b

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

English Language Learners (ELL) will be fully integrated into program activities at all school sites. Outreach to these students and their families will be made, and all reasonable steps will be taken to ensure that the program is accessible to these students.

11.

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

Since 2000, Oasis Children’s Services has provided high quality after-school and summer day programming.
Since 1997, Kaplan K12 has provided programs and curriculum throughout the United States.

NYS certified teacher Iris Feldman, supervisor of the Oasis tutoring program, is an education consultant or NYC DOE, who writes, plans, and implements curriculum during the school year.

12.

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

Each child, in partnership with their parent and Oasis Instructor, creates an Individual Learning Plan prior to the beginning of their program. Each plan is based upon the student’s individual needs and is aligned to state learning standards in ELA and Mathematics. The results from the ILP and Kaplan pre- and post-assessments are tracked and discussed with the NYS certified teacher and the student’s parent or guardian. Parents are also updated on student’s progress through weekly progress reports, monthly verbal communication and end of semester reports. All reports and attendance are sent to the student’s school 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