?To promote public safety by ensuring that juvenile offenders are provided with education, treatment and other services that teach skills and competencies; strengthen pro social behaviors and require accountability to victims and communities.? The school has been a component of this facility since the 1800's.
The A.R. Gould School is an accredited school that is housed in the Long Creek Youth Development Center. It provides a high school curriculum for approximately 70 children, ages 14-21. There is a faculty of approximately 25 teachers, including the special education department. The library provides services to these students and is overseen by a Certified Library Media Specialist, who is also the technology coordinator for the school.