December – Applications are sent out to partnering districts
February – Application deadline for upcoming academic year
March – New applicant interviews
April – Notification letters sent out students and partnering districts
Eligible Students Must Meet the Following Criteria
Students with intellectual disabilities who are eligible for the program must be between the ages of:
- Tier 1 - 18 to 22, have not passed MCAS, and are eligible for special education services as documented through an Individualized Education Program (IEP); or
- Tier 2 - 19 to 21, have passed MCAS, but are still eligible for special education with an Individualized Education Program (IEP) because of significant functional disabilities, transition needs, etc.
How to become a partnering district
- Step 1 - Partner with Bridgewater State University - Public school districts must partner with BSU in order to recommend students to the ICEI program
- Step 2 - Contact your Special Education Teacher or Transition Specialist - Students who are interested in applying to the BSU ICEI program should contact their special education teacher or high school transition specialist.
ICEI Information Session
The ICEI staff hold an annual information session on the ICEI program at BSU. The ICEI staff give an overview of the program along with their roles. Current ICEI students and peer mentors create a panel to talk about their experience and field questions from the audience.
Interested in seeing what the campus has to offer first-hand? BSU offers weekly tours year round. Learn more about taking a tour of the BSU campus!
ICEI Partnering School Districts throughout the Years
|Cohasset High School||North Attleboro High School||Whitman-Hanson Regional High School|
|Carver Middle High School||Old Rochester Regional High School||Bridgewater-Raynham Regional High School|
|Dartmouth High School||Norton High School||Brockton High School|
|Marshfield High School||Apponequet Regional High School||Hanover High School|
|Attleboro High School||Pembroke High School||Silver Lake High School|
|Weymouth High School||Somerset-Berkley Regional High School||Pilgrim Area Collaborative|
|Dighton-Rehoboth High School||Hingham High School||Duxbury High School|
|Oliver Ames High School|