Independence AcademyAn alternative multi-service secondary school serving adolescents with issues related to substance use and dependence.
Independence Academy is an alternative multi-service secondary school serving adolescents with issues related to substance use and dependence. In addition to offering a full rigorous academic program leading to high school graduation, Independence Academy offers numerous service components that support a student’s commitment to recovery and healthy living, including an on-site recovery counselor, recovery support groups, health and wellness curriculum and activities, and partnerships with community service agencies including the Old Colony YMCA and Massasoit Community College.
High school students with a commitment and desire to remain clean and sober who have been diagnosed with substance abuse or dependence or who have been identified by community professionals as having substance abuse or dependence issues.
- Independence Academy supports a culture of recovery by providing recovery programming and education
- Our curriculum’s primary responsibility is to educate its students to communicate effectively in society
- Our Wellness Education Program is designed to support students’ development of lifelong “mind/body rituals”