Office of Accountability

Supplemental Educational Services
Service Summary Information

Trail Blazer Camps

1.

Name of organization:

Trail Blazer Camps

Primary location:

250 West 57th Street, Rm. 1132
New York, NY 10019

Contact information:
(phone / email / website):

212-529-5113
TBCNY@aol.com
www.trailblazers.org external link

LEAs where service will be provided:

NYC CSD 1-32 & Chancellor's District

2.

Years provider has delivered service:

116 years

3.

Evidence that services have been effective:

An evaluation yielded evidence that a single session at Trail Blazers boosts grades from the equivalent of a C+ to a B-. Additional evidence of effectiveness comes from a study of children participating in New York City’s Board of Education’s Break-Aways Program.

4.

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

N/A

5.

Grade level(s) the provider will serve:

Grades 3-8

6.

Content area(s) provider will serve:

Mathematics, Science and Technology and English Language Arts

7.

Number of sessions provided per week, if applicable:

7

8.

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

3 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;):

June 30th- August 20th

10.

Type of instruction:

Small groups, one-on-one instruction

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):

Teacher Certifications

12.

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

Written reports are sent to parents, teachers and LEAs after each summer session.

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)

Yes

14.

Additional relevant information:

Trail Blazers is a residential experiential education summer program.

Last Updated: March 21, 2014