Educational Life Skills

ELS is a cross categorical instructional program for students with intellectual disabilities and/or other disabilities with similar characteristics.

ELS classrooms offer a small, structured environment and are staffed on two student to one adult ratio, with an emphasis on functional academics and life skills, community living skills, and social and pragmatic language skills. Pre-vocational skills are taught beginning in middle school and continued through high school.

Key components of ELS include:

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