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

High School Fall Semester Exam Schedule
High school students will be taking first semester exams December 13-18. Testing begins promptly at 7:45 am. High school students will be dismissed at 11:45 am during testing. High school students may be exempt from final examinations in classes where they have maintained an "A" average throughout the course and have three or fewer absences. As a reminder, no student is exempt from an EOC, NC Final Exam, or CTE test. State End-of-Course exams and final exams count as 25% of the final grade. Please make every effort to have your student in attendance and on time on these important days. Click the "read more" button for the full schedule.
Read More about High School Fall Semester Exam Schedule
Christmas Program
Elementary Christmas Program - December 19
Elementary school students will present a program of holiday music on Tuesday, December 19 at 9:00 am in the high school gym. Family members are invited to attend. The doors will open at 8:30 am.
Read More about Elementary Christmas Program - December 19
Early Dismissal
Early Dismissal on December 19
Students will be dismissed at 11:30 am on Tuesday, December 19 for the Christmas/New Year's holiday break. The buses will depart school at 11:30 am - please be at the bus stops by 12:00 noon to pick up your child(ren). Car riders must be picked up by 12:00 pm.
Read More about Early Dismissal on December 19


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