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.

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School Tours

River Mill Academy will offer school tours for prospective students and parents on

November 1, 2017
December 6, 2017
January 3, 2018

Tours begin at 9:30 am in the front lobby and last approximately one hour.
No preregistration is necessary.


What's Happening

Thanksgiving Holiday Schedule
Wednesday, November 22 will be a half-day of school with dismissal at 11:30 am. No lunch will be served. The buses will run the regular afternoon routes. Buses will depart RMA at 11:30 am. Please be at the bus stops by 11:45 am to pick up your student. Car riders must be picked up no later than 12:00 noon. There is no school for students or staff on Thursday, November 23 and Friday, November 24. 
Read More about Thanksgiving Holiday Schedule
Be a Superhero
Be a Superhero on November 27
Be a Superhero on Monday, November 27. Wear your superhero clothing to the home basketball games. Buy a 50/50 Raffle Ticket at the home basketball games vs Clover Garden. Proceeds from the raffle will be donated to St. Jude's Research Hospital.
Read More about Be a Superhero on November 27
Barnes & Noble Bookfair - November 16
River Mill Academy will hold a Book Fair at Barnes & Noble (Alamance Crossing, 3125 Waltham Blvd., Burlington) on Thursday, November 16 from 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm. A portion of the store sales will be donated to River Mill Academy and used to purchase books for our Media Center. Please click the "read more" button for additional information.
Read More about Barnes & Noble Bookfair - November 16


Tree of Warmth

Tree of Warmth

Help keep the less fortunate warm this winter. The National Elementary Honor Society will be collecting items from November 1 to December 15.

Items needed:  
small throws or blankets
ear muffs

Donation boxes will be located on the stage in the cafeteria. Items will be displayed on the tree on the stage.


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Calendar & Events

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2017-2018 Academic Calendar

(approved 11.17.2016)

RMA Calendar 

2018-2019 Academic Calendar

(approved 10.19.2017)

Quick Links