S.T.A.A.R (Students Transitioning TO Age-Appropriate Routes) is a unique partnership between the Regional School district 19 and the University of Connecticut.
E.O. Smith High School
The University of Connecticut
Our Mission Statement:
Our mission is to provide opportunities for 18-21 year old students to continue their learning, refine vocational pursuits, and enhance social relationships in the settings utilized by their college-aged peers.The collaboration with the University of Connecticut creates opportunities for students to be involved with college peers who have a vested interest in working with individuals with a range of disabilities.Outcomes will include knowledge, skills, and friendships beneficial to their transition to the adult world.