Congratulations Alex! Sierra student and staff are so very proud of you! We each are so grateful to get to be on this journey with you, and we wish you the very best in the future! Every day Alex displays learning strengths such as wisdom, temperance, transcendence, courage, justice, and humility. Alex displays a high level of knowledge, his capacity to give advice, and to recognize and weight multiple sides before making decisions is impressive for his age. These skills allow Alex to address important questions about the conduct and meaning of [...]
Leland Whitby, a student in Nancy Richards' Academic 1 classroom and an A day student, won the December CASE drawing. He was recognized for being Accountable. Congratulations, Leland! Learn more about our school today.
Watch this short video and cast your best guess about the location of Lenny's recent travels! Learn more about our school today.
What a great year to show our appreciation for our district stakeholders! Many of our students were eager to help create the district boxes filled with candy, hot chocolate, tea, a handmade coaster, and a thank you letter. Students were even able to decorate the boxes with holiday fun designs such as a Christmas tree, Santa’s sleigh or a smiley face. The gift boxes were filled with mint flavored treats as a thank you to their encourageMINT and commitMINT to our students. It was a lot of work, but all involved [...]
Allie Crews is a new addition to the High Road team for the 2020-2021 school year and has proved to be a collaborative and positive member of the team. Allie works in the newest in-district classroom where she uses her collaborative approach to problem-solve all aspects of her classroom. She has taken on this challenging year as a new educator head-on and has supported her students and staff by using her resources to figure out how to support various students while also maintaining the integrity of the scope and sequence to keep academics aligned and students on grade-level! [...]
Sierra School of San Diego is excited to introduce their Broad-Based Educational Services & Therapies (B.E.S.T.) Model. The B.E.S.T. Model serves students with a range of development disabilities that impact functional communication and social skills: Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), Intellectual Disabilities, Multiple Disabilities, Down Syndrome, Angelman’s Syndrome, and others. Our proprietary Verbal Behavior Programming utilizes Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) strategies to improve language based social and leisure skills, build fine motor skills, reduce maladaptive behaviors, and generalize these skills in real-life situations. The B.E.S.T. team consists of Certified Special Education Teachers (Moderate/Severe), Behavior Support Providers, School Counselors, Occupational Therapists, Physical [...]
Santa visited High Road School of Cecil County to bring some holiday cheer to our students and their families! It was great to see all of our families who were able to come to celebrate the holidays with us before winter break. We hope that everyone enjoys a well-deserved break! Learn more about our school today.
This week High Road School of Massachusetts celebrated the upcoming holiday break with gingerbread houses, movies, and photobooth props! Students in all classes participated in making a sweet treat, watching holiday films, and trying out hot chocolate bombs. Students also had the opportunity to purchase holiday gifts for their loved ones from our special holiday school store! We’re so proud that every student chose to think about others and purchased something to give! We hope our holiday fun inspires you to create your own activities and traditions! [...]
All of the staff from HRS of Cecil County want Mrs. Allyson Scherer to know how excited we are to have her move into her new role as Head Teacher! Mrs. Allyson continually strives for excellence and puts emphasis on building confidence and competence in all of our students as her ongoing mission. Her efforts are not only valued by fellow staff and students, but traverse into the homes of our families as well, evidenced by the parent statement below: "Good morning, I try to always make sure everyone knows how thankful I am for all your team does for [...]
Join the High Road School of Cecil County staff as they share holiday traditions from their family to yours! Day 1: Salt Dough Ornaments with Mrs. Jen https://youtu.be/hSDmW8behCI Day 2: Caroling with Mr. Marc https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FDJO7bGmoNc&feature=youtu.be Day 3: Jokes with Mrs. Brittany, Nala & Max https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vPjsom77dIQ&feature=youtu.be Day 4: Magic Tricks with Mr. Lou https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3I6Hli03CBI&t=1s Day 5: Snow Globes with Mrs. Brittany https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e6-H0ECSTOY&feature=youtu.be Day 6: Cheesecakes with Ms. Jen https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7WMlACdLiWg&feature=youtu.be Day 7: Brain Teasers with Mr. Dusan https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Gbg5kmyCKJ0 Day 8: Holiday Light Tour with Ms. Mal https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hP7HunTao3I&feature=youtu.be Day 9: "Wrapping" with Mr. Derin https://youtu.be/oPaYlwgwWlE Day 10: Colorful Ornaments with Ms. Dev https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=3Ysff-QJ5PA [...]