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.
Sierra Ridge Academy’s Academic Model™ Program includes:
Begins with a foundation of safety, fostered through caring relationships with qualified, trained staff.
Comprehensive, Complete Assessments.
Measures student risks, needs and strengths, so services are tailored to each individual.
Prescriptive, Individualized Treatment Plans.
Provides cognitive-behavioral and trauma-informed care, individual, group and family therapy to address student risks and needs.
Academic, athletic, vocational and social-emotional skills fostered in a supportive, high school environment.
Credit recovery, GEDs, high school diplomas, enlistments, employment opportunities, scholarships and post-secondary education.