Office of Accountability

Supplemental Educational Services
Service Summary Information

St. Matthew’s & St. Timothy’s Neighborhood Center

1.

Name of organization:

St. Matthew’s & St. Timothy’s Neighborhood Center

Primary location:

26 West 84th Street
NY, NY 10024

Contact information:
(phone / email / website):

Deena Hellman
Phone (212)-362-6750
Fax (212) 77-6196
dhellman@smstny.org
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LEAs where service will be provided:

New York City

2.

Years provider has delivered service:

30

3.

Evidence that services have been effective:

79%  of students tutored in reading had a 2-year grade or more improvement, 70%  of students tutored in mathematics had a 2-year grade or more improvement.

4.

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

Our primary resources are: Preventing Academic Failure Scholastic Guided Reading, the Wilson Reading System and Saxon Math.

5.

Grade level(s) the provider will serve:

Grades 2-12

6.

Content area(s) provider will serve:

English Language Arts & Mathematics

7.

Number of sessions provided per week, if applicable:

2

8.

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

2 hours

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

10.

Type of instruction:

One-to-One tutoring

10a

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

While not designed for disabled students, we will make all reasonable accommodations to serve them.

10b

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

While not designed for limited English proficiency students, we will make all reasonable accommodations to serve them.

11.

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

NYS Licensed Teachers

12.

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

We will provide reports to parents and teachers that comply with the requirements our local LEA. Reports will be individual, derived from pre-and post-test data. Reports will also include tutor observations. Reports will include an initial assessment, a mid-term assessment and a final assessment.

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)

We anticipate that we will serve young people from the communities where our program is already present. We will not provide transportation.

14.

Additional relevant information:

N/A

Last Updated: March 21, 2014