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.


Brick Campaign

Brick Campaign

Now you can have a place in River Mill Academy’s history
by purchasing a personalized, engraved commemorative brick to be placed beside the walk outside the Cafeteria. This is a great way of leaving a lasting gift.  The inscription on your brick or plaque can:

  • Recognize your child’s achievements
  • Congratulate a recent graduate
  • Commemorate the success of an alumnus
  • Honor a loved one, teacher, coach or friend
  • Remember a school organization special to you: booster club, PTT, honor society
  • Demonstrate a business or individual’s support of RMA

Order online through Polar Engraving.


What's Happening

Hwy 55 Fundraiser on March 19
Join us at either the Burlington or the Mebane location of Hwy55 Burgers Shakes & Fries on March 19 from 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm and help support the Senior Class at River Mill Academy. Bring the flyer (please click the "read more" button) and Hwy55 will donate 30% of your order to the senior class.
Read More about Hwy 55 Fundraiser on March 19
Movie Night
Movie Lock-In for 1st to 5th Graders on March 22
The National Junior Honor Society is hosting a movie night for 1st through 5th grade students on Friday, March 22 from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm. The $10 admission fee includes pizza, snacks and drinks. Attendees will see Coco and Wall-E. Please click the "read more" button for the flyer/registration form. Forms and payment are due by Friday, March 15.
Read More about Movie Lock-In for 1st to 5th Graders on March 22
Yard Sale
Community Yard Sale - April 6, 2019
The River Mill Academy PTT will host a Community Yard Sale on Saturday, April 6. Set up begins at 7:00 am and the sale begins at 8:00 am. Spaces sell for $10. You may purchase additional spaces if you need more space. Please click the "read more" button for the form to purchase a space for the yard sale.
Read More about Community Yard Sale - April 6, 2019

Locate Us



Calendar & Events

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Buy A Yearbook

Order the 2018-2019 River Mill Academy Yearbooks online:

Elementary School

Middle & High School


2019-2020 Academic Calendar

(approved 12.20.2018)

RMA Calendar 

2018-2019 Academic Calendar

(approved 10.19.2017)

Quick Links