Sunrise School

  • Our mission is to provide an enriching, challenging and inviting environment to all of our students.

    We facilitate the growth of productive citizens by instilling in our students the the necessary skills to transition from the classroom to the community.

    Our single-level building enhances accessibility and helps us better serve a wide variety of 5- to 21-year old students. Our school offers numerous specialized classrooms, such as:

    • Learning support
    • Life skills support
    • Multi-disabilities support
    • Autistic support
    • Vocational program

    We also provide speech/language therapy; hearing support and interpreting; blind/vision support; and physical and occupational therapy.

A Sunrise student shows off his science fair project during a presentation in the school library.
  • Our student body consists mostly of students from Eastern Allegheny County. We are proud to offer a high student-to-staff ratio to better serve our students.

    Our school is located in a secluded, wooded area of Monroeville that provides a peaceful atmosphere for both students and staff.

A Sunrise student, right, and her chaperone, left, walk down the aisle during the school commencement ceremony.
  • From our morning announcements until the final bell rings, our programs meet our students’ individual needs and inspire confidence. We offer numerous transitional and vocational learning opportunities, such as:

    • Career development
    • Work center
    • Food service
    • Buildings and grounds maintenance
    • In-school work exploration
    • Job site training

    Every student balances classroom instruction with special area programs, including:

    • Physical education
    • Art
    • Home economics
    • Music
A father, left, high-fives his daughter, right, as they cross the finish line of the Sunrise Super Hero 5K race.
  • Phone: 724-325-1132

    Fax: 724-327-9179