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Boarding Schools for Troubled Boys in Shakopee, Minnesota

Searching for a boarding school near Shakopee, Minnesota for a troubled boy? Welcome to Triangle Cross Ranch (Wyoming), a one-of-a-kind year-round boarding school next to Yellowstone Park. This troubled teen dude ranch is where the romance of the Old West brings boys to a new appreciation for their purpose in the world and their future.

due ranch for troubled boysAt Triangle Cross, your child (age 10-17) will discover lessons that will last a lifetime – and unlike many other programs that are more like military schools, he’ll enjoy every minute of his time at Triangle Cross!  In fact, it may be difficult to get your son to leave our ranch after his time is done. 

Picture your teen herding cattle on horseback on a massive cattle ranch where the Great Plains meet the Rocky Mountains. Boys here learn to live in the moment, and they take on real responsibility, quickly putting in the past their previous life struggles and negative influences.

code of the westTriangle Cross Ranch is a faith-based therapeutic program situated on a working cattle ranch far from the distractions of his peers in Shakopee, MN, social media, and the Internet.  It is designed to teach troubled teen boys character and basic life principles, like honesty and to know when to draw the line and to talk less and say more. They learn that a man’s word is his bond. Some therapists may call this “reality therapy” but we just call it learning the Code of the West. Boys who come here improve how they think and act and become Godly, honest, confident, and peaceful young men.

As you look for boarding schools near Shakopee, Minnesota for your own troubled boy, perhaps you will instead look at Triangle Cross in Wyoming. He’ll gain new life purpose and be transformed into a responsible young man from his time at Triangle Cross.

therapeutic ranchBoys here will get reality therapy on horseback and learn to live by the Cowboy Code, and our trained staff and licensed counselors will help him move past his former emotional or behavioral issues. Your boy will end his negative, unhealthy thoughts and behavior, and do so before you no longer are able to influence his behavior.  He’ll learn to accept responsibility for his thoughts and actions, so he can make better choices now and in the future.

boys ranchTriangle Cross Ranch will help your troubled boy even if he suffers from emotional “disorders” such as RAD (Reactive Attachment Disorder), ADHD (Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder), Anxiety Disorder, or ODD (Oppositional Defiance Disorder).  Here, at-risk boys get a positive change of environment, separated from harmful relationships and activities back in Shakopee, Minnesota. Our structured, affordable year-round ranch program in remote Wyoming also help boys suffering with low self-esteem, academic underachievement or family conflict.  

Troubled boys from Shakopee, Minnesota, with a history of academic, emotional, or behavioral problems will benefit from the hands-on learning and accountability that this working dude ranch and  school will provide them year-round.

ranch for boysWe recognize what troubled teen boys need.  We therefore provide a place for real personal, spiritual, academic, and character-building transformation while on our therapeutic ranch. Each boy receives individual counseling to address the root cause of his life difficulties. With over 30 years of counseling at-risk boys struggling with anxiety, adoption, rebellion and academic troubles, the Triangle Cross staff will encourage healing for each boy and his family.

Triangle Cross Ranch features an active, hard-working ranch lifestyle, focused on the Cowboy Code. Our therapists will help your boy mend and improve every aspect of his life, including his education, his respect for others, his vocation, and his relationships.

ranchFor troubled boys from Shakopee, Minnesota, and from across America, our boarding school also teaches vocations like welding, carpentry, horse and farm care and mechanics. Our students are in a safe environment, monitored by our staff 24/7.  We have a nationally accredited academic program, from which boys can earn transferrable credits or earn a high school diploma while here. 

An honorable, manly approach to life is still alive and well in Wyoming.  We call this approach the “Cowboy Code of the West.”  Once here for a time, your son will never be the same. Our experienced, caring and committed staff, and the power of God, will transform your troubled boy into a whole new man.

Most importantly, Triangle Cross leads the boys to embrace the transforming love of Christ, including uncovering their own God-given talents, worth, purpose and potential.  Boys learn there that real men love and respect God.

ranch for troubled boysThat’s why Triangle Cross’ Christian therapeutic boarding school program includes daily prayer, relevant devotions and the weekly church services. These proven practices help troubled teen boys open their hearts and minds to God’s biblical truth and endless love. And individual talks with our staff spark each boy’s growth into peaceful, honorable and Godly young men.  If your boy relapses to bad thinking and actions after a successful complete 12 months in our program, we will accept him back for corrective counseling for 30 days at no additional fee.

Before you limit your search to other Christian therapeutic boarding schools for troubled boys in Shakopee, Minnesota, please reflect on the exceptional program available to your son at Triangle Cross Ranch! Call today at (307) 645-3322 to find out if our ranch in remote Wyoming makes sense for your at-risk boy. 

More about ranch-based boarding schools in Shakopee, Minnesota for troubled boys:

Shakopee is a city southwest of downtown Minneapolis in the U.S. state of Minnesota and is the county seat of Scott County. Located on the south bank bend of the Minnesota River, Shakopee and nearby suburbs comprise the southwest portion of Minneapolis-Saint Paul, the sixteenth largest metropolitan area in the United States with 3.3 million people. The population of Shakopee was 37,076 at the 2010 census. The river bank’s Shakopee Historic District contains burial mounds built by prehistoric cultures. In the 17th century, Chief Shakopee of the Mdewakanton Dakota established his village on the east end. Trading brought about the city’s establishment in the 19th century and Shakopee boomed as a commerce exchange site between river and rail at Murphy’s Landing. Once an isolated city competing in the Minnesota River Valley, by the 1960s its economy shifted to the expanding metropolitan area. Significant growth as a bedroom community occurred after U.S. Highway 169 was realigned in 1996 toward the new Bloomington Ferry Bridge. The city is currently known for the metro area’s largest attractions, Valleyfair amusement park and the Canterbury Park horse racetrack. The Minnesota Renaissance Festival is associated with Shakopee though is located in nearby Louisville Township. Shakopee has an orderly annexation agreement for the entirety of the township with no definite timeline.

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Triangle Cross Ranch’s Christian therapeutic boarding school helps young boys achieve a new start in life. Our caring team wants to help your son learn and grow this year. Together, we can help transform your troubled boy so you can transition him to college or back to school and family in Shakopee, Minnesota. Please call (307) 645-3322 today.
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