Adaptive Living Skills
LCSD1 Special Services believes that all students can learn and that all students should be treated with dignity and respect. The purpose of Programs for Adaptive Learning Skills (PALS) is to provide specialized individual instruction, maximized student learning, and a variety of educational opportunities for students with identified significant needs. Some students may need the specialized approach offered by this more restrictive setting.
Services may include:
- Academic skills.
- Communication skills.
- Social skills.
- Independent living skills.
- Recreational and leisure time skills.
- Prevocational/vocational training.
Programs for Adaptive Living Skills (PALS) – are located at select elementary and secondary schools.
Community Living Access Skills (CLAS) - is a transition program for older students with more involved disabilities. Located at 1805 E. 19th St., it provides an environment more age-appropriate to that of their peers who have graduated from high school.