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Applications for the 2018-2019 Year 

The registration period for the 2018-2019 school year begins on Tuesday, January 3 and ends on Friday, February 2, 2018 at 3:00 pm. The lottery for the 2018-2019 school year is open to the public and will be held on Friday, February 9 at 9:00 am. Results will be mailed to all applicants.

For important information about the lottery process, please see the "Admissions" section of our website.

Application for Admission for the 2018-2019 Year
click the link above to view/print the application


Welcome to River Mill Academy

River Mill Academy is a North Carolina Public Charter School currently serving approximately 800 students in kindergarten through twelfth grade. Our goal is to assist parents in their mission to develop exemplary young citizens with superior academic preparation, equipped with analytical thinking skills, a passion for learning, and a virtuous character, all built upon a solid foundation of knowledge. Our curriculum is challenging and demanding in an age and grade appropriate manner and our standards are high.

Please take some time to explore our webspace features such as the athletic calendar, news sections, teacher webspaces, and quicklinks. Subscribe to our Facebook, Twitter, or RSS feeds to receive updates on school information.


What's Happening

Spring Sports Meeting
Spring Sports Mandatory Meetings - Feb. 7 & 9
Middle School and High School students who plan to try out for spring sports must attend a mandatory sports meeting on Wednesday, February 7 at 5:45 pm. Registration begins at 5:00 pm.  A make-up session will be held on Friday, February 9 at 7:00 am for those who cannot attend the evening meeting. Please note that a parent/legal guardian must also attend one of these meetings. Spring sports include: MS boys baseball, varsity men's baseball, MS golf, varsity men's golf, MS girls soccer, varsity women's soccer, MS girls softball, varsity women's softball, MS tennis, and varsity men's tennis.
Read More about Spring Sports Mandatory Meetings - Feb. 7 & 9
Make Up Snow Days
Make Up School Days on February 2 & 5
School was cancelled on January 4 and 5 due to winter weather and road conditions. Make up days will be Friday, February 2 and Monday, February 5 (originally scheduled as teacher workdays). Please note that any lunch orders placed for January 4 and/or January 5 will be voided and the funds credited back to the student's lunch accounts.
Read More about Make Up School Days on February 2 & 5
Parent Survey
The RMA Board of Directors wants to know what you think about our school. Every year parents are offered the opportunity to complete a short online survey. Your responses are strictly anonymous and the survey should only take about 10 to 15 minutes to complete. Your feedback is important and we hope you will choose to participate. The survey is open through January 19, 2018. Please click the "read more" button for the link to the online survey.
Read More about Parent Survey

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2017-2018 Academic Calendar

(approved 11.17.2016)

RMA Calendar 

2018-2019 Academic Calendar

(approved 10.19.2017)

Quick Links