Office of Accountability

Supplemental Educational Services
Service Summary Information

Reading 4 Smiles, Inc.

1.

Name of organization:

Reading 4 Smiles, Inc.

Primary location:

36-12 35th Avenue
Astoria NY 11106

Contact information:
(phone / email / website):

Phone-347-927-7323
Email-reading4smiles@yahoo.com

Website-www.reading4smiles.org

LEAs where service will be provided:

NYC GEOG DIST #30

2.

Years provider has delivered service:

1

3.

Evidence that services have been effective:

Student portfolios of demonstrated work and growth; satisfaction of our clients. Monthly reports measuring outcomes; pre and post test results.

4.

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

Scholastic Wiggleswork and Scholastic Guided Reading

5.

Grade level(s) the provider will serve:

K-5

6.

Content area(s) provider will serve:

Reading (Decoding, Phonics,Reading Comprehension, and Fluency), Writing

7.

Number of sessions provided per week, if applicable:

5

8.

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

2.5 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:

Tutorial Assistance on Reading, Writing, & Speaking in a ratio 10:1

10a

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

Individual assessment, differentiated instruction, hands-on and interactive lessons, skill boosters, and instructor plus trained assistant.

10b

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

Same as above

11.

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

NYS Certified teachers delivering curriculum with teaching student assistants.

12.

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

Yes. Progress Reports will be given out 3 times within academic year.Monthly progress reports for all, via letters and at least three open house/meetings with parents.

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:

Students participate in community service projects to assist in building literacy skills. Students explore future career options and go on field trips to gain knowledge of their community.

Last Updated: May 7, 2012