Under IDEA “eligible” children with disabilities, ages 3-21, are entitled to receive a free and appropriate public education (FAPE).  The public school program for young children, ages 3-5, is called the Preschool Program for Children with Disabilities (PPCD).The Exceptional Student Services Preschool Program is a free service of the EBR Public School System.  Our program is designed to serve disabled students ages three to six years old.  This program offers opportunities for activities and routines, curriculum, and planning that are research-based, developmentally-appropriate, and address the Early Childhood Standards regarding the following areas of growth:
  • Language and Communication
  • Self-help skills
  • Social interactions, coping skills, and  self-regulation skills
  • Safety  issues
  • Pre-academic skills
  • Gross motor development
  • Fine motor development
Contact Exceptional Student Services at (225) 929-8600.