Academy at Sisters

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Basic Information

Address: PO Box 5986, Bend OR 97708-5986
School District: Bend La Pine, Oregon
Phone Number: 800-910-0412
Fax Number: 541-389-2897
President: Stephanie Alvstad

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Academy at Sisters
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Additional Information

Founded: 1994
Ages/Grades: 13-18 years old
School Setting:

Small boarding school located on a ranch in beautiful Central Oregon.

School Size: 25 students at each campus
Classroom Size: small
Tuition:

$5,900 a month

Support Services:

Parents work directly with a Parent Coach that is certified through the Next Step for Success program. This helps the parents to become more confident in working with their daughter, understanding the treatment that she is receiving and how they can best support her during this time of change.

Mission Statement:

The Academy at Sisters is a small school for troubled girls ages 13 to 18, providing emotional, behavioral and academic services.

Philosophy/Belief Statement:

Our Lodge and Read campuses have a capacity of approximately 25 girls each. We teach students to, "learn from the past, plan for the future, and live responsibly in the present".

School History:

The Academy was founded in 1994 in beautiful Bend, Oregon, at the base of the Three Sisters Mountains, Faith, Hope and Charity.

Programs and Services:

The Academy is a therapeutic boarding school offering personalized treatment planning for each girl with an assigned Case Manager and oversight from our Clinical Treatment Team that is lead by Dr. Julie Schneider.

Our on-campus J Bar J Learning Center Academic Program is an integral part of our Treatment Program, varied and challenging with a low teacher/student ratio, making us the leading Oregon Boarding School for at-risk girls.

Notes/School Information:

Academy at Sisters: The Northwest Premier Therapeutic Boarding School for Adolescent Girls

Academy at Sisters is located in Bend, Oregon, we accept at-risk teenage girls 13-18 years old. Operating for 18 years. Average length of stay: 14-18 months.

Why choose the Academy at Sisters for your daughter?

The Academy at Sisters troubled girls boarding school has a proven track record of success and safety. It is evidence-based and is considered a best practices program by national standards. The Academy at Sisters offers personalized treatment planning for each girl with an assigned Case Manager and oversight from our Clinical Treatment Team. Length of stay is approximately one year to 18 months.

Our on-campus Learning Center Academic Program is an integral part of our Treatment Program, varied and challenging with a low teacher/student ratio, making us the leading Oregon Boarding School for at-risk girls. The Academic Program is accredited with the Northwest Accreditation Commission and registered with Oregon Department of Education. Over a year, students on average jumped 2 grade levels in Writing, 4.2 grade levels in Math, and 2.3 grade levels in Reading.

Administrative Management is a knowledgeable and caring team providing a wide range of expertise to our personalized treatment program for troubled female adolescents. Academy staff are qualified, committed, experienced and dedicated to the success and well-being of every girl.

We offer an Equine Assisted Psychotherapy Program. This program provides metaphors of therapeutic value for our at-risk girls.