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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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All RTCA parents and scholars are invited to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month on October 10th from 5:00pm -6:30pm. Please come and learn about: *Culture *Food *Music *Dance Todos los padres y eruditos de RTCA son invitados a celebrar el mes de la herencia hispana el 10 de Octubre de 5:00pm-6:30pm. Por favor venga y aprenda sobre: * Cultura * Comida * Música * Danza
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School-Wide Ice Cream Party
Sep 25, 2017 2:15PM - 3:15PMat Research Triangle Charter Academy

RTCA hosts FREE Ice Cream for ALL students

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Hispanic Heritage Celebration
Oct 10, 2017 5:00PM - 6:30PMat Research Triangle

We invite you to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with us on October 10th from 5:00pm-6:30pm. Come and learn about the Hispanic culture, taste authentic foods, experience live musical entertainment and enjoy dancing. 

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