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TCA Salemburg TCA Talent Show

TCA Talent Show We had a lot of great singers and Rappers in the Talent Show.  The Cadets work very hard at practicing before the Talent Show. They did a great job.  

TCA Salemburg Class Service to the Community

Service to the Community is a requirement for all Tarheel ChalleNGe Academy Cadets.  Cadets are required to complete a minimum of 80 hours of service to the community and or conversation projects.  Cadets must perform four of the 80 hours with their mentor, and this is done during the two home passes cadets receive.  

TCA Salemburg Class 62 Academic Awards Ceremony

TCA Salemburg Class 62 Academic Awards Ceremony Tarheel ChalleNGe Academy – Salemburg held its Class 62 Awards Ceremony on June 3, 2024. All cadets who earned awards, honor cords, and other recognition are to be commended for their outstanding performance in the academic component of the Eight Core Components.  Congratulations to all Class 62 graduates! …

TCA Salemburg Camp Bowers

Class 62 Cadets enjoyed three days of fun and challenging activities at Camp Bowers.  Camp Bowers is a massive outdoor facility that belongs to the Cape Fear Council of Boy Scouts of America.  At Camp Bowers, Cadets have to negotiate a high ropes and low ropes course, rappel from a high tower, zip line and …

TCA – NL Class 62 Drill and Ceremony

On Saturday, May 11, 2024, TCA New London held their class drill and ceremony competition for Class 62 cadets.  Cadets have worked hard to learn regulation marching movements beginning on the very first day of the class and it culminated with the ceremony on Saturday.  We would like to congratulate Team 1 for winning both …

TCA NL 61 Academic Honor Graduate

During today’s awards ceremony at TCA New London, Cadet James Frye was named Class 61 Academic Honor Graduate.   This honor goes to the cadet who has the highest combined score on their high school equivalency testing.  Congratulations Cadet Frye, the TCA New London staff has every confidence you will go far in life and make …

TCA NL Class 61 Most Improved Cadet and the Commandant Award

TCA New London held their class awards ceremony today on campus and during this time, the most improved cadet and the commandant award were bestowed on Cadet Miyara Green.  Both awards are chosen by the commandant and it is prestigious to win one, but Cadet Green has persevered over the past 22 weeks and managed …

TCA NL Class 61 Iron Person Award

TCA – New London held their class awards ceremony on campus today.  One of the awards given is the Iron Person award which goes to the cadet who has the highest combined score on their physical fitness test.  Class 61’s Iron Person award winner is Marcelo De Souza.  We would like to congratulate Cadet De …

TCA Salemburg Blood Drive

Class 62 Cadets held their Blood Drive for the American Red Cross on 28 February 2024.  50 Cadets were able to participate along with four staff members.  A total of 44 pints were collected.  The Blood Drive is a program requirement for each class.      

TCA Salemburg Mentor

The Tarheel Challenge Academy screens and trains an adult mentor for each cadet. Mentors and cadets are matched during the residential phase. This mentor volunteers to give support to one cadet for at least 12 months following graduation. Mentors provide the support and guidance necessary to keep their graduates on track and focused on the …