187-30 Grand Central Parkway
Jamaica Estates, NY 11432
For this site please contact the site supervisor listed below to schedule your service. Be sure to register your hours in GivePulse once complete.
Larry Litwack, Dean of Students
Nature and Purpose of Agency
The Summit School is a private, non-profit special education high school for students with learning disabilities.
Tasks Available for Students
Tutoring and working with students in all subjects. There is a strong need for math and science tutors.
Homework Help Program: Monday-Friday 3-5 PM
After School Programming: Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday: 3-4:30 PM
You must be able to commit to 15 hours of service throughout the semester in order to serve at the Summit School.
Student Awareness/Special Instructions
Please email Mr. Litwack to set up your service with the Summit School. Please be sure your email contains the following information:
- Your name
- The name of your course
- The days/times you are available to serve
- Your major
- Your year (freshman, sophomore, junior, senior, graduate student)
Please note: School of Education observation hours may not be completed at the Summit School.
Take the Q46 bus going east toward Lake Success/LIJ Hospital. Get off the bus at Union Tpke and 188th Street. Walk south on 188th St (about 10 blocks); cross Grand Central Parkway; the school is at GCP and 188th Street (about 20 minutes)
Walking: Walk east along Union Turnpike. Take a right at 188th St. Walk south for about 10 blocks. The school is at Grand Central Parkway and 188th Street (about 25 minutes)
Drive South on Utopia Pkwy. Go left at Grand Central Parkway West, but stay to the right and don't get on the Parkway. The school is located at Grand Central Parkway and 188th Street (5 minutes)