Office of Accountability

Supplemental Educational Services
Service Summary Information

The Valley, Inc.

1.

Name of organization:

The Valley, Inc.

Primary location:

1047 Amsterdam Avenue
New York, NY 10025

Contact information:
(phone / email / website):

Edwin Scott

LEAs where service will be provided:

NYC Dept. of Ed: Man. Districts 2, 5, Man. HS District, Man. Alt. HS Districts, Man. Spec.

2.

Years provider has delivered service:

25 years in District 85

3.

Evidence that services have been effective:

Various city and state agency evaluations, independent evaluations

4.

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

Small group instruction (max. 8), one-on-one tutoring, computerized instruction (Plato)

5.

Grade level(s) the provider will serve:

K-12

6.

Content area(s) provider will serve:

English language arts, reading, and mathematics

7.

Number of sessions provided per week, if applicable:

2 sessions of tutor instruction and unlimited computer based instruction

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;):

Sept. 1 - Aug. 31(40 hours); Mon.-Sat. specific schedules depend on site

10.

Type of instruction:

District/grade curriculum; Plato software learning pkg.

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):

Certified teachers; tutors with college degrees and experience

12.

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

Monthly student progress reports to parents and teachers, quarterly program progress reports to school and district offices; year end evaluations.

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, not necessary as program locations are centrally located.

14.

Additional relevant information:

Will serve diverse, ESL, and special language students

Last Updated: May 2, 2012