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Special Ed Preschool Programs

Preschool Neighborhood Peer Program

Our preschool classrooms for children with autism are "fully included" models which means typically developing children also participate in these classrooms. The District has been implementing this model for over 5 years with great success.

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Where can I learn more about the program?
    Neighborhood Peer Program Flyer
    Programa Preescolar para Compañeros del Vecindario
  • Which children are eligible to participate in the program?
    Eligibility Form
  • What are the days and hours of the program?
    There are 3 day a week programs (Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday) and 5 day a week programs, both programs are AM only, 4 hours per day. Start times vary depending upon location. 
  • What is the cost?
    3 days a week is $200.00 a month and 5 days is $350.00 a month.
  • How do I apply?
    Complete the Neighborhood Peer Program Interest Application and contact Laura Telles by email or by phone at 949-515-6838.
  • What happens after I complete and return the interest packet?
    Your child will be invited to participate in the next play-based observation to ensure they are a good candidate for the program. After the observation, you will be notified of the results and availability in our programs.

Contact Us


Laura Telles
Administrative Assistant II
Office: 949-515-6631

Elke Day
Special Education Coordinator