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.  
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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. Mon Jun 25 - Fri Jun 29
    CPR Training
    All cadets will participate in CPR training and have the opportunity to earn their American Red Cross CPR certification.
  2. Wed Jul 4
    Independence Day
    The academy will observe Independence Day on Wednesday, July 4. Cadets will not have education on this day.
  1. Wed Jul 18 - Fri Jul 20
    ASVAB Testing
    ASVAB testing for all cadets. This is an aptitude test that will tell our cadets what they are currently good at as well as subject areas they may be good at learning.
  2. Fri Jul 27 - Sun Jul 29
    Cadet Home Pass
    Class 50 cadets will have a home pass Friday, July 27 through Sunday, July 29. Cadets will be signed out at 2:30pm on the 27th and must be returned to the academy at 4pm on the 27th.
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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