Welcome To Columbus Girls Academy

Boarding School Designed for Girls Who are Struggling With Poor Behavior, Academic Failure, or Life-Controlling Issues

At Columbus Girls Academy, we offer a world-class campus and a safe, disciplined and structured Christian environment that emphasizes character development, spiritual growth and personal responsibility. Our therapeutic program and school for girls is designed to develop the whole person spiritually, socially, academically and physically.

We Recommend Teen Challenge

Over the 50 years since Teen Challenge started many leaders have said great things about us. Here are a few of them….

  • Ronald Reagan
    President Ronald Reagan

    “I speak from more than 20 years of knowledge of the organization when I tell you, Teen Challenge works.”

  • James Dobson
    Dr. James C. Dobson Founder

    “Organizations like Teen Challenge…have a far better record of dealing with social issues and people in difficulty

  • Dan Cathy
    Dan T. Cathy

    “I truly admire Teen Challenge because of its loving, life-giving ministry to individuals who are bound by life controlling

  • George Bush
    President George W. Bush

    “Teen Challenge is one of the most successful programs in our country.”

Meet Our Directors

boarding school director

“We believe in teenagers! We also know there is a very real battle for the mind and soul of every young person. We believe that when given the right opportunity, a girl’s potential is unlimited. Through the years we have witnessed one life transformation after another and that fuels our passion to help teens every day.”

— Bob and Karla Lee, Executive Directors

Top Academics


Every student has the opportunity to achieve a premium education that is well-rounded and fully accredited.  CGA is a year-round school, which allows students to achieve phenomenal progress towards high school completion and beyond.  Our educational atmosphere spurs a desire to succeed and reach their full potential.

Recent Facebook Posts

Recent Facebook Posts

This morning's chapel started with one student testimony which led to well over a dozen testimonies about the goodness of God in our students' and families' lives. Our students brought the good news to chapel this morning and we closed with a great time of worship. Then the students were surprised with a trip to the theater to see #Imnotashamed about the beautiful testimony of #RachelJoyScott, there was not a dry eye or a heart untouched. ... See More >>See Less

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Should you need help finding private boarding schools, homes for teens, or Christian boarding schools, please let us know. Our therapeutic program helps girls who are at risk and having behavioral issues such as promiscuity, drug abuse, anxiety, who are cuttin themselves, who are oppositional, with reactive attachment disorders, depression, borderline personality disorder, who are self-harming, avoidant personality disorder and bipolar disorder. If you are searching for troubled youth homes, troubled teen schools or troubled teen boarding schools, you have found one. This girls home for troubled teens and boarding schools for girls offers teen counseling and therapy. Among the best therapeutic schools, our Christian boarding schools are tops. Most troubled teen schools and residential treatment programs for teens are quite costly, but Teen Challenge is one of few residential treatment centers and residential Christian schools for girls that is affordable. Out therapeutic boarding school provides troubled teenage girls with counseling and therapy in a beautiful southern setting. We help at-risk teenage girls mostly from homes in: Tennessee, Pennsylvania, North Carolina, Mississippi, Louisiana, Kentucky, Indiana, Illinois, Georgia, Florida and Alabama. Girls come from all over America to our Christian boarding school, but also throughout America (USA).

Boarding School for Troubled Teens | Teen Challenge Girls Home

Christian boarding school and girls home providing affordable, effective help for rebellious girls with behavioral issues or substance abuse.