Year Founded: 1971, by Sister Helen Dowd, CSJ, and the Sisters of St. Joseph
Religious Affiliation: Nonsectarian, but a mission of the Sisters of St. Joseph
Geographical Area Served: CT and MA
Admissions: Rolling, Year Round
Campus Size: Four Acres
Teaching Faculty with Advanced Degrees: 100%
Classroom Teachers with Special Education Degrees: 100%
School Year: 180 Days
School Day: Monday to Friday, 8:00 am-2:45 pm; Wednesday dismissal at 1:00.
Extended School Year: IEA offers a five week summer program for students requiring an extended school year to maintain their level of functioning and prevent regression.