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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Youth Challenge Program
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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

"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
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  1. March 24 - 26
    Final Home Pass
    Class 03 cadets will have their final home pass from March 24 - 26.
  2. Friday April 7
    Class 03 Graduation
    The Class 03 graduation ceremony will be held at the Stanly County Agri-Civic Center located in Albemarle, NC.
  3. Saturday April 1
    Class 04 Orientation
    Orientation for Class 04 candidates and their parents/guardians will be held at the academy at 9am.