Office of Accountability

Supplemental Educational Services
Service Summary Information

Sylvan Learning Center

1.

Name of organization:

Sylvan Learning Center

Primary location:

110 Crystal Run Road,
Middletown, NY 10941

Contact information:
(phone / email / website):

845-692-6045
www.educate.com external link

LEAs where service will be provided:

Cities of Newburgh, Middletown, Poughkeepsie and Monticello; Counties of Dutchess, Orange, Rockland, Sullivan, Ulster and Westchester

2.

Years provider has delivered service:

8 years

3.

Evidence that services have been effective:

Average of 1 grade level improvement in standardized testing (CAT) after 36 hours of instruction in reading and math programs.

4.

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

Sylvan Academic Reading Program
Sylvan Math Essentials Program
Sylvan Academic Writing Program

5.

Grade level(s) the provider will serve:

K-12

6.

Content area(s) provider will serve:

Reading, Mathematics and Writing

7.

Number of sessions provided per week, if applicable:

3

8.

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

1 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;):

All year

10.

Type of instruction:

Diagnostic and prescriptive

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):

New York State certified teachers

12.

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

We meet with parents after every 12 hours of instruction to cover student progress. LEA and teachers may attend or receive hard copy of progress summary.

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)

Parents are responsible for transportation.

14.

Additional relevant information:

 

Last Updated: March 21, 2014