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Affordable Christian Boarding School for Difficult Girls

A Homelike Residential Boarding School for Troubled, Misbehaving or At-Risk Teenage Girls

Our Beautiful Campus

Accredited Academics

Hosanna Academy is accredited by the National Association of Christian Educators (NACE), with individualized plans for each student in our care.

Our Accredited Program

Our Dedicated Staff

Our Dedicated Staff

Our staff recognize that there is a very real battle for the soul of your girl, but given the right environment and opportunity to grow, your girl’s potential is unlimited.

Our Dedicated Staff

Our Program

Spiritual Healing

We believe that God has a purpose for every young woman in our care and discovering His goals will bring healing, peace and purpose to their hearts.

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Hosanna House Christian Program and School

A Lower Cost Boarding School Alternative for Struggling Girls

hosannaHouseforWebsite-9Hosanna House Teen Challenge is a Christ-Centered boarding school alternative and home for girls with life-controlling issues. We seek to address the root causes of dangerous behavioral issues in our students. At Hosanna House, your daughter will be in a safe residential environment designed to provide structure, discipline and authentic Christian discipleship.

Hosanna House is a part of Teen Challenge International, we help teenage girls, ages 13-17, find their identity in Christ and to fulfill their God-given destiny and purpose. Hosanna House stands apart from typical Christian boarding schools because we are an alternative designed to work with difficult girls. Our decisions and interactions with each girl are Christ-centered. We believe that Jesus is enough to meet the deepest needs of even the most troubled girl. Behavior modification is not our goal. We long to see and work to inspire authentic change that will last for a lifetime, possible only through the work of the Holy Spirit. We are staffed with people whose hearts beat for God and for the young ladies He brings to us.

Christian Boarding School Alternative that Solves Behavioral Issues

Hosanna House is a home and school that provides spiritual, academic and behavioral help for adolescents and teens ages 13-17 who are struggling with various behavioral issues or rebellion. Some of those issues may include:

  • Poor Decision Making
  • Rebellion or Defiant Behavior
  • Lying or Manipulation
  • Stealing
  • Promiscuity
  • Drug and Alcohol Use or Abuse
  • Self-Harm or Cutting
  • Eating/Sleep Disorders
  • Running Away
  • Failing or Difficulty Progressing Academically

We encourage our girls home students to believe, in faith, that understanding and applying biblical principles will not only help them conquer the various obstacles to healing and peace in their lives, but will also bring them to a place of freedom and victory.

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Endorsers of Teen Challenge

  • I speak from more than 20 years of knowledge of the organization when I tell you, Teen Challenge works. Ronald Reagan
    Ronald Reagan
    The Teen Challenge program succeeds when all of the government programs have failed. Charles Colson
    Charles Colson
  • I speak from more than 20 years of knowledge of the organization when I tell you, Teen Challenge works. Ronald Reagan
    Ronald Reagan
    Boarding schools such as [Teen Challenge] work to change young people’s lives by changing their hearts. George W. Bush
    George W. Bush
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