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Free Tutoring offered at Benton Heights Elementary School of the Arts
Benton Heights Elementary School of the Arts qualifies for free tutoring (Supplemental Educational Services) for the 2011/2012 school year.
Supplemental Educational Services (SES) are academic tutoring services offered after school hours to increase the academic achievement of econonmically disvantaged students in the areas of reading and math. The tutoring services are paid with federal funds and are free to parents of eligible students. Under the federal No Child Left Behind (NCLB) law, Title 1 schools in School Improvement must offer supplemental educational services to eligible students.
Benton Heights Elementary School of the Arts hosted a Tutoring Provider Fair on September 15, 2011 from 5:30-7:30pm in their Gym. Tutoring information was also sent home to parents with detailed information on tutoring providers and the application process.
Written by: Karen Fowler
Posted: Oct 28, 2010 by Karen Fowler