Office of Accountability

Supplemental Educational Services
Service Summary Information

The Forest Hills Community House

1.

Name of organization:

The Forest Hills Community House

Primary location:

108-25 62nd Drive
Forest Hills, Queens, N.Y. 11375

Contact information:
(phone / email / website):

718-592-5757
www.fhch.org external link

LEAs where service will be provided:

NYC CSD 24/Region 4 and NYC CSD 28/Region 3.

2.

Years provider has delivered service:

20+

3.

Evidence that services have been effective:

90% students improve study skills
80% improve test scores on pre/post tests

4.

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

Individualized

5.

Grade level(s) the provider will serve:

K-12

6.

Content area(s) provider will serve:

English Language Arts, Mathematics

7.

Number of sessions provided per week, if applicable:

One to three

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 13 – June 30, excluding school holidays

Saturdays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays

10.

Type of instruction:

Individualized Tutorial

10a

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

Supervising Teachers specialize in special education; Accessible Facilities; Individualized Program.

10b

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

Multi-lingual staff

11.

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

Licensed Educational Administrators: Retired Principal and Chairperson of High School Special Education Department.

12.

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

10-week and final reports on student progress in writing; meetings with parents offered.

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:

Development of study habits and organizational skills stressed; parent support available

Last Updated: March 21, 2014