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Programs & Activities

Learning is a lifelong process that extends beyond the walls of the classroom. At River City Scholars 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

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.

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!

3rd - 5th Grade
Activities and Clubs

Activities and Clubs: 3rd - 5th Grade

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.

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.

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.

6th - 8th Grade
Activities and Clubs

Band

This rich program gives students the opportunity to express themselves through music and teamwork. Students in band experience a variety of lessons in wind, brass and percussion instruments.

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.

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.

Heart and Sole

Heart & Sole creates a positive, structured space for middle school girls to learn about themselves, explore new ideas, cultivate empathy, strengthen connections and develop life skills that will help them as they move through adolescence and beyond.

Crochet Club

Crafty scholars use the basics of using crochet needles and hooks to design hand-made works of art while developing valuable skills including real world math, dexterity, concentration and creativity. 

Cooking Club

Learning how to cook simple, inexpensive, tasty and healthy meals and snacks is more important than ever. Preparing your own food isn’t just better for your body, it’s easier on your budget and it provides you with an opportunity to socialize by sharing food with friends and family.

Sports

Basketball

Basketball

6th - 8th Grade

Boys & Girls

Cross Country

Cross Country

6th - 8th Grade

Boys & Girls

Soccer

Soccer

6th - 8th Grade

Boys & Girls

Cheerleading

Cheerleading

6th - 8th Grade

Girls

S.T.E.A.M. project

S.T.E.A.M.

We believe that connecting students to science, technology, engineering, arts, and mathematics is just the tip of the iceberg to encourage critical thinking and multi-discipline innovation.

Students in music class

Specials

Along with academics, K-8 scholars are also exposed to the arts. River City offers art, music, technology, and physical education classes throughout the week.

Spotlight: NJHS Ceremony
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Spotlight: NJHS Inducts New Members

River City Scholars Charter Academy is proud to announce that 46 students were inducted into the National Junior Honor Society (NJHS) during a ceremony this month. All 46 students and their families attended the event.
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River City Scholars Induct 46 Into NJHS