Office of Accountability

Supplemental Educational Services
Service Summary Information

Southern Westchester BOCES

1.

Name of organization:

Southern Westchester BOCES

Primary location:

1606 Old Orchard Street
White Plains, New York 10604

Contact information:
(phone / email / website):

(914) 948 – 7271
jgraham@swboces.org
www.swboces.org external link

LEAs where service will be provided:

All component and non-component districts in the Southern Westchester Region

2.

Years provider has delivered service:

56 years

3.

Evidence that services have been effective:

Increased 4th and 8th grade ELA and Math scores; history of improved outcomes in a variety of literacy programs offered by SW BOCES. Increased student referrals to SWBOCES Programs.

4.

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

Standards based curriculum instruction in ELA/Reading and Math

5.

Grade level(s) the provider will serve:

3-12

6.

Content area(s) provider will serve:

ELA/Reading and Math

7.

Number of sessions provided per week, if applicable:

1

8.

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

90 minutes.

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 – June. 10 week sessions, after school hours

10.

Type of instruction:

Individualized prescription within a small group (max. 10).

10a

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

Instructional Aide in each group, multi-sensory instruction, collaboration/consultation with Special Education Teacher, adherence to IEPs.

10b

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

Bi-lingual teacher when possible, all communications/evaluations in native language.

11.

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

Program Supervisor – Certified School District Administrator. Teachers – Provisional/Permanent Certification in appropriate content area and/or Special Education.

12.

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

Bi-weekly reports to parents, LEA, and Teachers at weeks. Phone conference with parents/teachers as needed. LEA will also receive pre and post test results.

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. Services provided at LEA.

14.

Additional relevant information:

 

Last Updated: March 21, 2014