Building brighter tomorrows for the boys of today.



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Nature Welcomes You To Cherry Gulch.

Nestled in the scenic Treasure Valley, beneath the western slope of the Rocky Mountains, lies a place near Boise, Idaho where the grandeur of Nature joins the brilliance of compassion

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Method of Therapeutic Intervention

As a therapeutic boarding school, Cherry Gulch strives to entwine the most effective therapeutic strategies into our student’s daily life, including group and family psychotherapy, equine therapy, and much more

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A Curriculum Tailored to Student Needs

We offer a tailored curriculum covering all core subject areas including English, Math, History and Science, as well as elective programs including Art, Robotics, Judo, and many more

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Parental Involvment Plays a Vital Role

Therapeutic programs that maximize parental involvement have better long-term success, and Cherry Gulch allows more contact with parents than most residential programs.

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A Professional, Committed Staff

Cherry Gulch staff are committed to providing a premium environment and level of care for each of our students. Click the Read More link to view staff bio pages.

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Milieu and Behavioral Management

The milieu at Cherry Gulch incorporates a number of techniques and strategies specifically tailored to this population of troubled children, including a level system and a token economy.

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Latest Podcast

Parenting, Tough Choices, Change, Challenge Hope &

Special Guests: Dr. Andy Sapp and Dr. Chris McRoberts, Allen, Melody and their guests, Dr. Andy Sapp and Dr. Chris McR...

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P3 Preferred Program
State Licensed
Fully Accredited
Excellence Award 2013
Member Program
Best Places to Work in Idaho 2014
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