The Autism Program is designed for students with Autism Spectrum Disorders. The program is designed to meet the individual cognitive, social and communication needs of students through research-based models. Meaningful instruction is provided in a highly structured and visual format. Daily interactions with non-identified peers provide opportunities to practice social skills. Opportunity for inclusion in mainstreamed classes is provided as indicated on the student's IEP (Individualized Education Program). Family involvement is highly recommended. Staff is trained in crisis intervention strategies to support student's needs. Related services are provided as indicated on the IEP. The staffing ratio is 6:1:1 with additional support personnel as indicated on the IEP.
For further information: please contact Laurie Ann Ross, Education Coordinator at 315-361-5897 or firstname.lastname@example.org.