School Admission Information

Referrals to Lakemary come from a number of sources including families, home school districts, and mental health professionals.

Day Students: When a parent or guardian would like their child to attend Lakemary School as a day student, contact should first be made with the home school's administrators.  When the child's IEP team has determined that a formal referral is desired, documentation such as the current IEP and the psychological testing shall be considered by Lakemary School before the child will be accepted.

Residential Students: All children in Lakemary's Psychiatric Residential Treatment(PRTF) & Intensive Behavioral Supports Program (IBSP) attend Lakemary School as a part of their overall education plan.

School Admission Criteria:

  • Children & adolescents ages 6-21 years old.
  • Students whose educational needs have exceeded the resources of their home communities.
  • Students who have been diagnosed with complex intellectual/developmental disabilities.
  • Students who have typically been unable to integrate fully into mainstream education due to aggression, self-injurious behavior, oppositional and/or attention seeking behavior.

 

If you would like to learn more about our school, tour our facility, and meet our staff, please contact us to schedule a visit.