Meet the Team: Tyler Winterstein

Tyler Winterstein, Behavior Specialist In the morning, my role is mainly focused on transportation. Throughout the day, I work with every student and assist them on refocusing their behaviors. This can take many forms for each student, but overall I support the entire school. It's pretty simple. The kids. I truly love working with our kids. Recently, I had a student that was physically violent with other staff and causing damage to property. Through hard work by myself and our entire staff, that student's behaviors have drastically improved. they now [...]

2019-01-31T21:34:13-04:00January 31st, 2019|

Learning Made Fun with Sierra Academy

NBC 12News in Arizona spoke with Lenora King, director of the Sierra Academy of Scottsdale about our staffs passion for our students, our individualized approach to education, and what's new and exciting at Sierra Academy!. “We put our kids at the forefront of everything we do." –Lenora King, director of the Sierra Academy of Scottsdale Watch the video

2019-02-26T11:55:04-04:00January 30th, 2019|

Sierra Academy Featured on ABC15

Following our grand reopening in early October 2017, we were happy to be featured in a news segment on ABC15. The news featured highlights our school’s focus on helping students with autism and other learning disabilities gain social and life skills, in addition to academics, to prepare them for the real world.

2018-08-18T04:59:38-04:00October 20th, 2017|