Welcome to River Mill Academy

River Mill Academy is a North Carolina Public Charter School currently serving approximately 700 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.

Construction is underway to add a new cafeteria, new gymnasium, and additional classroom space. When completed, River Mill Academy will be equipped to serve approximately 900 students in Alamance County and surrounding areas.

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What's Happening

Parents Night Out
Parents Night Out
The Senior Class of 2016 is sponsoring a Parents Night Out on Saturday, December 5 from 5:00 pm to 10:00 pm. Students in kindergarten through 5th grade are invited to the RMA Gym for a night of games, movies, and a ton of fun. We will provide pizza and a drink for dinner. The cost is only $20 per child ($15 for the second child in the family). Reservations must be made by Thursday, December 3. To reserve a spot, please send an email to jonweis@rivermill-academy.org and include the name/grade of your child(ren).
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Happy Thanksgiving
Thanksgiving Holiday
Students will be dismissed at 11:30 am on Wednesday, November 25 for the Thanksgiving Holiday. If you are picking your child up in the car rider line, please be considerate of customers trying to enter the Hursey's Barbeque Restaurant during this early dismissal. The school buses will run the regular afternoon routes. Please adjust your pick up times accordingly. River Mill Academy will be closed on Thursday, November 26 and Friday, November 27. We wish everyone a safe and enjoyable Thanksgiving holiday.
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School Tours
School Tours
River Mill Academy will conduct school tours for prospective students and families on Wednesday, December 2 and Wednesday, January 6. Tours begin at 9:30 am in the front lobby and last approximately one hour. No preregistration is required.
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Locate Us



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    25 Nov 2015
    High: 58 / Low: 37
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    26 Nov 2015
    High: 64 / Low: 40
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    27 Nov 2015
    Mostly Sunny
    High: 67 / Low: 42

Calendar & Events

  November 2015  
Go to Main Calendar
Elementary Yearbook Order the 2015-2016 River Mill Academy Yearbook for Elementary School online. This paperback yearbook is $21 online. Click here to order.

MS & HS Yearbook Order the 2015-2016 River Mill Academy Yearbook for Middle & High School online. This hardcover yearbook is $45 online. Click here to order.


2015-2016 Academic Calendar

(revised June 2015)

Quick Links