TJS at a Glance

Awarded Model Autism Site status in 2017


Denver and Boulder campuses were recognized by the Colorado Department of Education. 

2 of only 8 sites to receive statewide recognition.

Nationally recognized teaching approach


The Joshua School achieves superior results with structured environments, data collection, and teaching strategies based on behavioral intervention.

Board certified Behavioral Analysts


Board Certified Behavioral Analysts (BCBAs) on campus each day to provide behavior-analytic services.

Serving ages 2 to 21


Serving pre-school age through young adults at three campuses in Centennial, Boulder and Englewood.

Enrollment of more than 100 students from 20 school districts in Colorado.

Student-Teacher ratio

Faculty with Master's level credentials to address the specific needs of each student.

The Joshua School also offers behavioral and mental health services, Speech-Language Pathology, and Occupational Therapy.


Impact on quality of life


78% of parents of former students reported growth in social communications.


And 84% of parents of former students reported improved quality of life.

Community-based instruction


Our community-based instruction teaches skills in real-world settings and prepares students to function independently.

Peer Mentorship Program


Encourages developmentally beneficial opportunities for peer interaction and inclusion, both on and off-campus.

Community business partnerships


Vocational program partners with 40 local businesses to provide training and internship opportunities for our Transition Program students 18 to 21 years.

Year at a Glance

TJS Campus Combined Enrollment (116 Students)

Combined Student Population (By Program) 

Combined TJS Student Population (By County Lived In)

Combined School-Age & Transition Programs (63)

School-Age (6 - 18 years)  |  Transition (18 - 21 years)

School Age & Transition (By School District Referrals)

School-Age Program (By Campus)

Total Students: 42

Transition Program (By Campus)

Total Students: 21

JECC Program (53 Students)

Age (2.5 - 6 years)

JECC Student Population (By Program)

Total Students: 53

JECC Student Population 

Transitioned Into A Less Restrictive Environment)

Total Students: 7