Office of Accountability

Supplemental Educational Services
Service Summary Information

Poughkeepsie City School District

1.

Name of organization:

Poughkeepsie City School District

Primary location:

Poughkeepsie Middle School

Contact information:
(phone / email / website):

(845) 451-4984
email: blankenh@pcsdk12.ny.us
website: www.pcsd.k12.ny.us/ external link

LEAs where service will be provided:

Poughkeepsie Middle School

2.

Years provider has delivered service:

Poughkeepsie City Schools have been providing Title I services since the inception of ESEA in 1967

3.

Evidence that services have been effective:

Satisfactory rating in school performance in Title I accountability report for six out of seven schools where state assessments occur. The services need to be expanded at the middle school level where student performance has not met standard.

4.

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

Supplemental Educational Services in ELA, Reading, and mathematics. Supplemental support materials used: "Measuring Up" series published by Peoples Press and Kaplan Test Preparation materials.

5.

Grade level(s) the provider will serve:

Grades 6, 7 and 8

6.

Content area(s) provider will serve:

English language arts (including reading); Mathematics

7.

Number of sessions provided per week, if applicable:

Two

8.

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

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 15, 2002 – June 30, 2003

10.

Type of instruction:

Individual; small group (ave.# 5-8:1)

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):

The teachers providing services in the Supplemental Educational Services program are certified in Reading K-12, ESL K-12, ELA 7-12, and Math 7-12. The program supervisor is certified as a School District Administrator.

12.

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

Records of pre and post test results and attendance will be placed in the student’s permanent record file. A program report card will be completed and attached to each student’s quarterly report card that is mailed to parents, with copies forwarded to classroom teachers and program supervisor. The program supervisor will prepare a program record file containing all the student records alphabetically by grade for the district’s records.

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