Extended School Year (ESY)

The American School for the Deaf (ASD) wishes to inform you of its Extended School Year (ESY) options for 2018. ESY is approved by the Connecticut Department of Education. ESY options are services provided beyond the length of the regular school year and all options incorporate literacy and math skills into their daily instruction to prevent regression.

ASD provides several options depending on the age of the student:ASD provides several ESY options (depending on the age of the student):

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ESY For AGES 3—7:

3 WEEK PROGRAM:
3 weeks On Campus:
July 9 – July 27, 2018

ESY For AGES 8—12:

5 WEEK PROGRAM:
2 weeks Off Campus:
June 24 – July 7, 2018 (Isola Bella**)

3 weeks On Campus:
July 9 – July 27, 2018

ESY For Ages 13-21:

3 WEEK PROGRAM (Ages 13-21)
3 weeks on Campus:
July 9 – July 27, 2018

ESY For Ages 13-17:

3 WEEK PROGRAM (Ages 13-17)
1 week on Campus:
July 9 – July 13, 2017
2 weeks off Campus:
July 15 - July 28, 2018 (Isola Bella**)

Monday - Friday
8:00-8:30 a.m. – DROP OFF
8:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. with a 30 minute Lunch Break
1:00 p.m. – BUS DISMISSAL
School will be dismissed at 1:00 p.m. everyday from Monday through Friday
The school district (LEA) is responsible for daily transportation.

RELATED SERVICES (on campus only)

The PPT determines mandated services:

  • Communication Skills
  • Aural Habilitation
  • Physical Therapy
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Adult Support (1:1)

*Additional information needed for Non-ASD Students only*

Forms for Non-ASD students are needed prior to admission in ESY program.

Please contact us if you have any questions regarding our ESY options.
Hope to see you this summer!

Jennifer Del Conte
Director of Education

860-570-1881
860-899-1082 VP
jennifer.delconte@asd-1817.org

**Camp Isola Bella is approved by the CT State Department of Public Health and is accredited by the American Camp Association as an option for meeting students’ ESY goals. At Camp Isola Bella, each student is provided the opportunity for character, leadership, language, communication, social and cognitive development, environmental awareness and action. The Camp also helps advance each student’s educational goals and the experience in nature helps foster each student’s intellectual, emotional, social, spiritual and physical development.