Integrated Preschool Program

Criteria for the enrollment of model peers

    • Applicants must turn 4 years of age by August 31st of the enrolling year.

    • Applicants must be a resident of the Indian River School District or Sussex County.

    • The number of model students selected is contingent upon the number of Howard T. Ennis students enrolled.  A one-to-one ratio is ideal. 

    • In order to meet the criteria of the Howard T. Ennis students’ least restrictive environment IEP requirements, model students must remain in the program throughout the entire 12 month period.

    • Model peers are students who are behavioral and language role models for students with severe and moderate intellectual disabilities and/or Autism.