Our Mission

To provide intervention and reclamation for 16-18 year old high school dropouts, produce program graduates with the values, life skills, education, and self-discipline necessary to succeed as productive citizens.  
Tarheel ChalleNGe Academy
Located at:
215 N. Main Street 
New London, Nc 28127

Mailing Address:
PO Box 6
New London, NC 28127

(704) 961-9662
(844) 880-5206 - Toll Free
(704) 463-0122 - Fax

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"My home life was being torn apart because of my actions; I was being torn apart myself and I didn't know what to do.  I knew I had to make a change; Tarheel ChalleNGe Academy helped me make that change."
                                                Cadet Samuel Moran - Class 01
  1. Sunday Oct 22
    Class 05 Inprocessing
    TCA New London class 05 candidates will arrive on campus.
  2. Monday Nov 13
    Class 05 Education Begins
    Class 05 cadets will begin the education portion of the residential program at Tarheel ChalleNGe Academy.
  3. Saturday Nov 18
    Drill & Ceremony/Family Day
    Class 05 cadets will compete in the drill and ceremony competition and be allowed to leave the campus at the end of the ceremony and must be signed back in by 3pm.
  4. Saturday Nov 18
    Walk-A-Thon and Ring Day
    Saturday, November 18 will be the first turn-in day for Class 05 Walk-A-Thon monies collected. Also, a Josten's representative will be on campus to speak to parents interested in ordering a TCA class ring for their cadet.