Students are referred by Thompson Public Schools to attend Sierra School and are generally in grades 6–12. They face disabilities in a variety of areas, including autism, emotional disability, specific learning disability, multiple disabilities, intellectual disabilities, other health impairments, and multiple disabilities
We are proud to employee special education teachers and a school social worker, all of which are certified through the Colorado Department of Education. Thompson Public Schools provides related services such as speech therapy and occupational therapy. All Sierra School staff are trained in Handle With Care for crisis intervention.