Special Education Program Overview
Special Education School District Programs
Classes and instruction for students with disabilities in local school districts, including:
- Autistic support programs
Full-time classes providing instruction for students identified as autistic.
Emotional support programs
Full-time classes providing instruction to students identified as having serious emotional disturbances.
- Five Star Day Treatment
Full-time program for students with behavioral and social-emotional needs.
- Hearing impaired support programs
Full-time classes and itinerant support for students who are deaf or hearing impaired.
Independent living program (Alpha Circle)
Instruction in skills that enable young people to make the transition to adult life; conducted in a community setting.
- Learning support programs
Full-time, resource or itinerant classes for students needing academic support.
- Life skills support programs
Full-time classes for students needing structured activities for independent living.
- Multi-disabilities support programs
Full-time classes for students having multiple disabilities.
- Occupational therapy
Itinerant services for students with disabilities who need training in fine motor skills and daily living skills.
- Physical therapy
Itinerant services for students with disabilities who need training in gross motor skills.
- School social worker services
Itinerant social work support for children needing emotional support. Staff work with families and teachers to foster emotional growth.
Speech and language support services
Itinerant speech and language services for children needing support to improve their speech and language skills.
Visually impaired support services
Itinerant services for students who are blind or visually impaired.
Work Foundations+ and vocational support programs
Full-time and part-time vocational training or work placement for secondary-level students.