Welcome to

Sierra Ridge Academy

 

Sierra Ridge Academy is a Short-Term Residential Therapeutic Program that offers education, vocational training and a normalized high school experience for California’s youth.  Through Rite of Passage’s  Academic Model™ program, Sierra Ridge provides a strength-based approach for skill development and opportunities for its students to turn their lives around.

Sierra Ridge Academy has served this population for 20 years with a dedicated, veteran management team. Serving this population is our core competency–and our passion.

The Program

Sierra Ridge Academy’s Academic Model™ Program includes:

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    Strengths-Based Approach.

    Begins with a foundation of safety, fostered through caring relationships with qualified, trained staff.

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    Comprehensive, Complete Assessments.

    Measures student risks, needs and strengths, so services are tailored to each individual.

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    Prescriptive, Individualized Treatment Plans.

    Provides cognitive-behavioral and trauma-informed care, individual, group and family therapy to address student risks and needs.

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    Skill Development.

    Academic, athletic, vocational and social-emotional skills fostered in a supportive, high school environment.

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    Student Achievements.

    Credit recovery, GEDs, high school diplomas, enlistments, employment opportunities, scholarships and post-secondary education.

Student Life

Student Life

Community

Community

Rite Now

Rite Now

Support Our Mission

Rite of Passage improves the lives of youth. Help our students become tomorrow’s leaders by referring a student to our admissions team, donating to the Passageway Scholarship Foundation, joining our team of professionals, volunteering or by getting the latest news from Sierra Ridge Academy.