Introduction to the possibilities

The Diamond Ranch Academy experience begins with a week-long orientation. During this phase key administrators spend time getting to know each new student on an intimate level. Each department is showcased, giving your child an introduction to the many possibilities available to them.


Day 1
  • Meet DRA student family
  • Learn your way around campus Indoor/Outdoor
  • Orientation Assignments
  • Personality Assessment
Day 2
  • Meet the Clinical Team
  • Changing our Paradigm - Film "This Is Water"
  • Explanation of Therapy at DRA
Day 3
  • Student Options:
  • Clubs and Activities
  • Athletics
  • Performing Arts
  • Fine Arts
  • Intramural activities
Day 4
  • Meet the Academic Team
  • Track Requirements/Pay
  • Symbolic Degrees
  • School vs Education
  • Academic Empowerment
  • Academic Assessment
  • Character First
  • College Bound Culture
Day 5
  • Meet the Program Team/Administration
  • Real Life Transition Program
  • Pay Reconciliation/Rent
  • Positive/Negative Observations
  • Character Curriculum
  • Advancements
  • Refocus Initiative (RFI)
  • Benefits/Activities
  • Family Visits
  • Meet the Medical Team
  • Initial Physical Assessment
  • Review Medical History
  • Tb Test
  • Lab Work
  • U.D.S.
  • Review Medical Systems & Procedures
  • Appt. with Physician (within two weeks)

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