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
A expansion project worries the neighbors 
- 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