ESSS Mission

The mission of the ESSS Department is to provide the appropriate supports and services to increase the achievement for students with disabilities, and to ensure progress in the appropriate curriculum for all students.

Contact Us

Exceptional Student Support Services
Educational Support Center
400 E. Lake Mary Blvd.
Sanford, FL 32773-7127
(407) 320-0216

Intellectual Disability (InD)

An intellectual disability is defined as significantly below average general intellectual and adaptive functioning manifested during the developmental period, with significant delays in academic skills. Developmental period refers to birth to eighteen (18) years of age.

Amy Elwood

American Association of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities