Midwest Academy

  • The Midwest Center for Youth and Families campus is located on 5 acres of prairie land in a very rural Indiana setting.
  • The campus features a serene and secure setting that is conducive to healing.
  • We design treatment based upon individual need using a multidisciplinary approach delivered by our greatest assets, our staff, consisting of physicians, therapists, nurses, teachers and behavioral health workers.
  • We understand the challenges a parent, foster parent or legal guardian, struggle with caring for a child with mental illness.
  • Our services are designed and provided in a culturally sensitive framework to acknowledge and honor differences among individuals, families and communities.
  • We have a reputation for working with youth who has been unresponsive to outpatient, partial hospitalization and in-home treatment services.
  • We are a leader in our field utilizing the latest clinical outcomes to provide the most meaningful treatment.
  • In June, 2007, we delivered the first residential setting utilizing Dialectical Behavioral Therapy in the nation for treating females adolescents with self-harming, borderline personality disorder, eating disorders and chemical dependency issues.

School Overview

School TypeAlternative School
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12

Student Body

Total Students77 students
Student Body Typen/a
% Students of Color
State avg.: 17%
Students by Grade Midwest Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers6 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio13:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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    Crossroad Academy
    Alternative School
    Grades: 1-12
    95.6 miles
    1825 Beacon St
    Fort Wayne, IN 46805
    95.6 1-12

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The average private school tuition in Indiana is $5,237 for elementary schools and $10,169 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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