Anderson Academy of The Ranch for Boys provides a direct emphasis on individualized learning. We are an established member of the Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI).

School here is year-round, which allows students to achieve phenomenal progress towards high school completion and beyond.  Our partnerships with Alpha Omega Academy produces an educational atmosphere that spurs a desire to succeed, which gains momentum and encourages the student to reach their full potential.

advancedWe use a fully accredited online middle and high school curriculum, expertly taught online by Alpha Omega Academy, which is certified by AdvancED, the highest accrediting body for schools in the United States. Our commitment to quality education is a top priority.

Professional transcripts and progress reports are maintained and available upon graduation from this Teen Challenge program.


We reignite the passion of learning with the newest learning management system from Alpha Omega Publications. This comprehensive curriculum includes lessons in five core subject areas: Bible, language arts, math, science, and history and geography, with a diverse list of electives also available. Ignitia courses are not only rigorous and interactive, but provide instruction based on a Christian worldview, encouraging students to consider challenging questions from a biblical perspective.

Courses Offered

overview-ignitiaCourses include text-based lessons, assignments, quizzes, and tests that engage students while they learn. Optional external web links, interactive learning games, audio and video clips, and off-computer assignments help students develop the skills necessary for academic success in a media-rich environment.

Ignitia addresses both short and long-term challenges faced by Christian educators as they integrate technology into their school environment. The intuitive, easy-to-use interface supports digital literacy with interactive lessons available online anytime. With unsurpassed administrative controls, teachers can customize courses to accommodate differentiated learning, plan in advance with progressive scheduling and calendar options, and easily create data-rich reports with advanced filtering functions. With Ignitia, Christian schools benefit from the latest digital technology available in the Christian market while holding true to traditional values founded on faith.

We also offer a G.E.D. training program; however, the student must be enrolled at Teen Challenge for at least four months before being permitted to start the G.E.D. program. There are additional requirements and guidelines to be met, as well, prior to a student beginning G.E.D. courses.


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The Ranch for Boys is a Teen Challenge boarding school for troubled boys that is lower in cost than typical therapeutic boarding schools for boys, but it is not free nor government subsidized. Financing and transport options are available.

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The Ranch for Boys is a registered non-public school, specifically set up to facilitate education for at-risk boys and help them get caught up academically.

Should you need help finding behavior modification boarding schools, or boarding schools, or teen challenge, let us know because we can help. Boarding schools and ranches for troubled boys like this Teen Challenge ranch for boys help at-risk teenage boys who are exhibiting oppositional defiant disorder (ODD), attention deficit disorder (ADD), attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), intermittent explosive disorder (IED), obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD), drug or substance abuse or addictions. Vero Beach is a Teen Challenge home and ranch for boys. While this Teen Challenge program for boys is not a military school, military schools are often a parent’s first thought when their boy is in trouble. Military schools can change teen behavior temporarily, but not lasting change. Military high schools rarely enroll troubled teens, and while they can change a boy’s actions, they do not change hearts and minds.