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Programs & Activities

Learning is a lifelong process that extends beyond the walls of the classroom. At Research Triangle Charter Academy, children can explore their interests, learn new skills and make new friends through a variety of extracurricular activities.

Activities and Clubs

Kindergarten - 2nd Grade
Activities and Clubs

Activities and Clubs: Kindergarten - 2nd Grade

Choir

Our choir program is a great way for children to expand their musical experiences through choral singing, vocal exercises and techniques, learning musical terms, and exposure to interesting music.

Art Club

Designed for our young artists, this after school club is a place for boys and girls of artistic interest to hone their skills, develop techniques, and work with each other on group projects.

Talent Show

Kids, teachers, and parents all come together to enjoy this showcase of talents - a night of fun festivities where participants compete, cheer one another on, and celebrate each other's unique and creative gifts!

Science Fair

Junior scientists showcase their knowledge of the scientific method with exciting investigations and experiments, proving that there's no limit to what can be discovered!

3rd - 5th Grade
Activities and Clubs

Girls on the Run

We inspire girls to be joyful, healthy and confident using a fun, experience-based curriculum which creatively integrates running. The program runs for 10 weeks in the spring.

Choir

Our choir program is a great way for children to expand their musical experiences through choral singing, vocal exercises and techniques, learning musical terms, and exposure to interesting music.

Art Club

Designed for our young artists, this after school club is a place for boys and girls of artistic interest to hone their skills, develop techniques, and work with each other on group projects.

Talent Show

Kids, teachers, and parents all come together to enjoy this showcase of talents - a night of fun festivities where participants compete, cheer one another on, and celebrate each other's unique and creative gifts!

Science Fair

Junior scientists showcase their knowledge of the scientific method with exciting investigations and experiments, proving that there's no limit to what can be discovered!

6th - 8th Grade
Activities and Clubs

Choir

Our choir program is a great way for children to expand their musical experiences through choral singing, vocal exercises and techniques, learning musical terms, and exposure to interesting music.

Spanish

English-speaking students learn to speak Spanish through a variety of age-appropriate language activities and practice lessons, including conversational Spanish.

National Junior Honor Society

NJHS serves to recognize outstanding middle school students who have demonstrated excellence in the areas of scholarship, service, leadership, character, and citizenship.

Art Club

Designed for our young artists, this after school club is a place for boys and girls of artistic interest to hone their skills, develop techniques, and work with each other on group projects.

STEAM

STEAM is an educational approach to learning that uses Science, Technology, Engineering, the Arts, and Mathematics as access points for guiding student inquiry, dialogue, and critical thinking.

Talent Show

Kids, teachers, and parents all come together to enjoy this showcase of talents - a night of fun festivities where participants compete, cheer one another on, and celebrate each other's unique and creative gifts!

Science Fair

Junior scientists showcase their knowledge of the scientific method with exciting investigations and experiments, proving that there's no limit to what can be discovered!

Black History Programs

All grade levels participate in age-appropriate activities to celebrate the art, poetry, music, inventions, intellectual contributions, political accomplishments of African Americans.

Sports

Basketball

Basketball

6th - 8th Grade

Boys & Girls

Cross Country

Cross Country

6th - 8th Grade

Boys & Girls

Soccer

Soccer

6th - 8th Grade

Boys & Girls

Volleyball

Volleyball

6th - 8th Grade

Girls

Track

Track

6th - 8th Grade

Boys & Girls

Cheerleading

Cheerleading

6th - 8th Grade

Girls

Students working on computers

Technology

At Research Triangle, we embrace the use of technology within the classroom as well as in the computer lab. Students also use tablets to practice a variety of skills during workshops.

Students in band practice

Band

This rich program for 3rd-8th grade gives students the opportunity to express themselves through music and teamwork. Scholars in band experience a variety of lessons in wind, brass and percussion instruments.

NBA Star and RTCA Alum
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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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