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All K-5 scholars are operating under Plan A, with four days per week of in-person instruction and remote learning every Wednesday. All middle school scholars are in-person under Plan B, with hybrid groups attending two days per week in-person. We also offer a fully remote learning option at all grade levels. Have virtual learning questions, like how to log in to your Chromebook? Check out the Virtual Learning Hub.

Before & After School Care

In conjunction with in-person learning resuming full time, five days a week on April 12, Johnston Charter Academy is excited to resume BASE/Lynx after school enrichment!

Before school care will be available separately from Kids 'R' Kids Learning Academy. Kids 'R' Kids will provide transportation to JCA in time for the first bell. 

Registration is required for both programs whether your child has participated in the past or not. Please check out the information below to learn more about both programs.

Kids 'R' Kids Learning Academy

Conveniently located across from JCA


Before Care:  6:30 a.m. until first bell at Johnston Charter Academy
(transportation provided)


  • NC Five Star licensed since 2006
  • CDC compliant
  • Supervised activities
  • Breakfast provided
  • Password-protected internet viewing for parents


To register a child who has previously attended Kids 'R' Kids:
  • Call 919-550-8864 to review the details of the program and walk through the registration process

To register a child has not previously attended Kids 'R' Kids:

More Information

Call: 919-550-8864
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Our Program


On site



Before Care: Not currently offered
After Care: 3:15 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.


The LYNX mission is to provide quality wrap-around care services for students at Johnston Charter Academy. Students will engage in indoor and outdoor activities in a safe, caring, and supportive environment that promotes excellence in education, self discipline and motivation. This program includes an afternoon snack, teacher-directed activities, outdoor play, and an allotted homework time. Lynx follows CDC guidlines for social distancing, masks, and disinfecting.


Registration Fee: $25 for the remainder of the 2020-21 school year (this will be credited to the final week of tuition for students attending five days per week, with fully paid and current accounts for the entire seven week program of the trimester ending in June 2021.

Tuition: $65 per week for five days a week, payable one week in advance.



To register a child who has previously attended the BASE/Lynx program:
  • Click here to sign in to your ProCare account
  • Click on "registrations are available"
  • Click on "view" to register your child
  • Once registered you will receive a confirmation email
  • A BASE/Lynx representative will contact you to review all program details
If you need to change any information for your child who has previously attended BASE/Lynx, or register additional children, call 919-692-5560 or email

To register a child who has not previously attended the BASE/Lynx program:

More Info

Phone: 919-692-5560


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