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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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Registration Day (bring paperwork, register child for school)
Aug 02, 2017 10:00AM - 5:00PMat Research Triangle Charter Academy

Are you still missing important paperwork that is needed to register your child for school? If so, join us on Registration Day. Take a tour of our school (if you haven't done so already) and bring in your child's paperwork. School starts AUGUST 28th.

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FREE Middle School Camp- 6th graders:(2 days) 7th/8th graders(3 days)
Aug 07, 2017 8:30AM - 3:30PMat Research Triangle

Free Middle School Camp@ RTCA: 6th graders (3days): August 7th-9th (8:30am-3:30pm) 7th/8th graders (2days): August 8th & 9th (8:30am-3:30pm) Meet the MS Dean, play games, make friends, win prizes, and enjoy FREE food/drinks.

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