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.
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.
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.