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Boulder Creek Academy, Northwest Academy and Ascent Program

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Therapuetic Residential Boarding School System and Wilderness Program - All of our programs are in structured, nurturing and safe learning environments where the students receive individual and therapeutic team group care. Programs are staffed by multidisciplinary teams of counselors, teachers, family services coordinators and other clinicians. Students in the programs are adolescent ages 13-18 years.


The campuses of the system include Boulder Creek Academy, Northwest Academy and Ascent Program. They are each within 20 miles of each other located near Sandpointe, Idaho accessible from domestic and international flights via Spokane International Airport (GEG).


Vacation areas surround so numerous options are available for accommodations in the Idaho cities of Sandpoint, Bonners Ferry, Hope, Priest Lake, and Coeur d'Alene. Accommodations are also available within driving distance in Spokane, Washington; Nelson and Kootenai Lake, BC, Canada; and in northwestern Montana.


The Sandpoint, Idaho, region is surrounded by beautiful lakes, mountains, and rivers that attract visitors from all over the world. In addition to its natural resources, Sandpoint is a hub for music, art, culture, and recreation. Snow-filled winters offer fantastic downhill and Nordic skiing at Schweitzer Mountain Resort. In other seasons, Lake Pend Oreille, the fifth-largest lake in the western United States, is home to world-class fishing and boating. We invite you to come visit us at any time.


Boulder Creek Academy, Northwest Academy and Ascent Program are subsidiaries of Universal Health Services, Inc. Our website provides links and descriptive information for each facility.