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At a Glance

K-8

Grades

764

Amazing Students

9

Character-building Monthly Virtues

2016

Year Opened
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Facts

Free and Reduced Lunch

Free and Reduced Lunch

We offer healthy, balanced meals to all students, including hot lunch each full school day. Our free and reduced program is available to families that qualify.

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Before and After School Care

Before and After School Care

We partner with KJ Afterschool to provide on-site after school care for our students. We can also recommend local providers of before and after care who may offer transportation.

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Transportation

Transportation

Busing is not provided, so parents are expected to provide the means for children to get to and from our school. Contact us if you would like to ask about parent carpooling.

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Dress Code

Dress Code

We have a dress code designed to reduce distractions so children can focus on academic success. Our dress code is flexible and cost effective.

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Teacher

Spotlight: Sensory Paths for Brain Breaks

Jeanne Laney, art teacher at Matthews Charter Academy (MCA), created sensory paths with the help of MCA scholars. Not only do these paths get scholars moving, and blood and oxygen flowing, but it helps develop motor skills.
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Activities & More

In addition to our academics and moral focus, we support our students with a variety of extra programs.
We've highlighted a few below.

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Sports

Basketball, Soccer, Cheerleading, Cross Country, Softball, Tennis

Saxophone

Music

Weekly music class (specials), Band, Choir, Broadway Jr. Musical, Percussion Ensemble

Artist palette

Visual Arts

Weekly art class (specials), Art Club, Drama

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Clubs

Spanish, Drama Club, Art Club

Diversity

MatthewsState Average
Asian3%3%
Black25%26%
Hispanic15%17%
Other1%5%
White (non-hispanic)56%49%

Other schools nearbyView NHA Schools Near Me

Queen's Grant Community School

6400 Matthews-Mint Hill Road
Mint Hill, NC 28227

4 Miles awayfrom Matthews Charter Academy

704-573-6611

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