At Vision Boys Academy boys boarding school struggling pre-teen boys (ages 8-12 yrs) can learn how to deal with harmful behavior, bitterness, anger, laziness or disrespect, and he can learn to make better choices.
Vision Boys Academy boys boarding school helps struggling pre-teen boys who suffer from RAD (Reactive Attachment Disorder), ADHD (Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder), ODD (Oppositional Defiance Disorder), as well as at-risk boys who are in need of a change in environment, disconnected from the internet and harmful relationships.
The structured, affordable boys boarding school program at Vision Boys Academy in rural Missouri offers personal attention to at-risk boys in a small residential home and Christian boarding school setting.
Because Vision Boys Academy’s director and staff lives with the boys on-site, 24/7, they know when a young boy breaks the rules. He then receives immediate, age-appropriate consequences to correct his negative behavior. For example, if a struggling pre-teen boy talks back, argues, criticizes authority or others, he’s told to do 10 push-ups, 10 jumping jacks, or 10 squats. If these on the spot consequences correct his behavior, he can go back to his regular activities.
The reason why Vision Boys Academy helps boys accept responsibility for their negative behavior and return to daily life. Once a struggling pre-teen boy understands and accepts responsibility for his actions, then that young man can make some needed changes in behavior.
Each year, at least 12-15 young boys benefit from the personal attention and accountability this small boys boarding school provides.
The safe, daily structured boys boarding school program at Vision Boys Academy encourages his personal, spiritual and academic growth. He can interact with Vision’s director and caring staff anytime as they share healthy meals, outdoor activities, and school studies. Each struggling pre-teen boy also receives individual counseling. Past personal events with adoption, rebellion and academic troubles helps Vision’s director and staff connect with at-risk boys–and their families.
Young boys at Vision Boys Academy live an active, healthy, family lifestyle. They can mend and improve academic issues, too!
Struggling pre-teen boys at Vision’s boys boarding school enjoy a 27-acre campus in rural Missouri that features a fishing pond, basketball court, and weight-lifting area. Students live in comfortable dorm, able to house 12-15 at-risk boys in a safe, environment monitored by staff 24/7. Boys enjoy healthy meals every day next door sitting and talking in a family-style cafeteria. And the friendly atmosphere continues as Vision staff and their families live on-campus and share meals with students.
Another key part of boys boarding school’s daily structure includes Accelerated Christian Education classes in a newly updated schoolhouse. Boys explore the ACE accredited curriculum online, based on his ability and level of study. Then, when he returns home in Tulsa, Oklahoma, he can re-enter school and keep up and succeed academically.
Vision Boys Academy aspires to lead at-risk boys to be Godly, upright young men.
That’s why Vision’s boys boarding school program includes daily Bible stories, relevant personal devotions and other spiritual enrichment. These confirmed practices help struggling pre-teen boys at open their hearts and minds to God’s biblical truth and endless love. One-on-one discussions with Vision’s supportive staff also promote each boy’s growth into a Godly young man.