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At a Glance

K-8

Grades

688

Amazing Students

26

Average Class Size

9

Character-building Monthly Virtues
Three students show their ages on their fingers

Facts

Free and Reduced Lunch

Free and Reduced Lunch

Healthy, balanced meals are available to all students. We offer free and reduced programs for families that qualify. We offer hot lunch each full day of school. Full price lunch is $2.75. Reduced lunch is $0.40.

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Before and After School Care

Before and After School Care

We have partnered with the "Moving On" program to offer on-site before and after school care to our families.

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Transportation

Transportation

Parents are expected to provide the means for their children to get to and from school. However, we have had great success with parents coordinating carpools. Contact us so we can help.

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Dress Code

Dress Code

The school has a dress code designed to reduce distractions so children can focus on academic success. This dress code is flexible and cost effective while encouraging student learning.

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NBA Star and RTCA Alum
Community

Spotlight: TJ Warren NBA Player RTCA Alumni

TJ Warren, a small forward for the Phoenix Suns NBA team, returned to his elementary school - Research Triangle Charter Academy - on Feb. 20.
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Activities

Basketball hoop

Sports

Basketball, Cross Country, Soccer, Volleyball, Track, and Cheerleading

A Saxophone

Music

Band and Choir

Chess pieces

Clubs

Art Club, STEM/STEAM Clubs, Girls on the Run, Student Council, and National Junior Honor Society

Diversity

Research Triangle State Average
Asian 2% 3%
Black 72% 26%
Hispanic 21% 17%
Other 1% 5%
White (non-hispanic) 4% 49%

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