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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​!

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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RTCA admin team at our 2016 Leadership Summit in Grand Rapids! Ready to learn, ready to lead!
Rising Kindergarteners at Research Triangle Charter Academy participated in a FREE 3-Day Camp. Students enjoyed various learning activities, making new friends, a mobile petting zoo, and a trackless train ride. What a great way to kick off KINDERGARTEN!
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Reservation Day-Bring in your CHILD's registration forms to reserve his/her seat
Jul 26, 2016 5:30PM - 6:30PMat Research Triangle Charter Academy

Confirm your child’s seat for fall. Bring in your paperwork and we can answer questions and help you complete the registration process. We look forward to you joining our school community.

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WING WEDNESDAY-For New Students entering 3rd-5th grade
Aug 10, 2016 11:00AM - 12:30AMat Research Triangle Charter Academy

New rising 3rd - 5th grade families join the administration team for Buffalo Wings on Wednesday. Meet our new administration, visit with other new families and enjoy free lunch. We look forward to seeing you.

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