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​​Research Triangle Charter Academy is a free public charter school serving kindergarten through 8th grade. Our exceptional education means seats are filling fast, so apply today​!

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Why Research Triangle Charter Academy?

Founded on academic excellence, moral focus, parental partnership, and student responsibility, Research Triangle Charter Academy is a school like no other – one that can lead to a lifetime of success. Our exceptional teachers individualize instruction based on your child’s needs. In addition we focus on real-world skills and how to be a good person. Our students also draft a social contract that reinforces their commitment to their school, their teacher, and each other.

"We love the teachers at RTCA! Especially the way they give individual attention to my daughter and help her with any difficulties in learning." - Research Triangle Charter Academy Parent
Top Reasons Parents Send Their Children To Our School: *
1 Teachers are great at communicating with parents.
2 Children receive individual attention and instruction.
3 The curriculum provides moral focus as well as academics.
* Based on actual 2013 surveys administered to parents of kids who were returning to Research Triangle Charter Academy

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3rd-8th Grade Enrollment Information Night
Jan 22, 2018 5:30PM - 6:30PMat Research Triangle Charter Academy

Are you interested in enrolling your child in our 3rd-8th grade program? If so, join us on January 22nd, at 5:30pm (2418 Ellis Road, Durham) to discover how our personalized teaching meets the unique needs of every child. Meet our leadership, tour the school, and learn about our academic, moral focus and enrichment programs. Be sure to invite your friends, neighbors, and co-workers that are looking for a new school! We look forward to seeing you soon!

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