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At a Glance




Amazing Students


Average Class Size


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


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.

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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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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

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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Programs at a Glance

In addition to our individualized teaching and moral focus program, we have opportunities for leadership, extra support, enrichment, clubs, after school activities, sports, and more.


Basketball hoop


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

A Saxophone


Band and Choir

Chess pieces


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


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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PreEminent Charter School

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