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The Alpine Academy is a number of group homes using a internal school near Erda, Utah
They can detain a total of 50 girls in the group homes.
The stay last between 10 and 12 months.
It was founded in 2001 
The group homes are placed in a dense populated area so the escapes are few.
- Gene Smith Home 
- Pine Canyon Home
- Willow Creek Home
- Oak Ridge Home
- Cottonwood Grove Home
Each home has alarms monitoring activity in each room 
The program is on Heal-online's investigation list .
In the news
- Info: Homepage of the program
- Info: Blog of one of the employees
- Info: Blog of one of the former detainees
- Forum: Indepent Small Programs Alliance, a thread on Fornits webforum
- Program data on NATSAP
- Homepage of the parent company
- Homepage of the counseling service
- The group home on Google maps
- Plans for Erda girls ranch spark fear, by Stephen Speckman, Deseret News, December 9 2002
- HEAL-online investigation list
- 'House parent' held for sex with student, By Lindsay Whitehurst, The Salt Lake Tribune, May 16 2009
Rape, Sodomy, Witness Tampering at Alpine Academy, a thread on Fornits webforum
Boarding school employee accused of sex with student, KSL5.com, May 15 2009
Kaysville man charged with sexual felonies, byJacob Hancock, Deseret News, May 15 2009