Buckeye special education teacher Erin Juarez was recognized by a national organization as the Southwest region’s teacher of the year. Philadelphia-based Special Education Services Inc. bestowed that honor upon her for her work during the 2021-22 school year. Juarez, who has taught kindergarten through fourth grade special education for four years at Sierra School of Liberty, was nominated for the award by her supervisor for her strong work ethic. She was emotional when she learned that her hard work and commitment to improving her students’ lives had been recognized and validated by SESI. "I’ve gone above and beyond (in my [...]
Learn more about our school today. Students at Sierra School at Liberty celebrate Autism Awareness Month by participating in multisensory or sensory integration activities and identifying what makes each student unique and gifted in his or her own way!
Learn more about our school today. Raymond, like many other students, experienced many challenges with adapting to virtual learning during the pandemic. Through it all, Raymond persevered through the adversity and came out on top! Raymond always logged into the virtual classroom sessions with a “ready to learn" attitude. He proved his ability to stay on task and reliably follow directions. Raymond’s consistency allowed him to blossom even in a virtual environment. He proved that IEP goals could still be achieved! His budding leadership skills have allowed him to model to his peers just what it takes [...]