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News and Events

Virtual Family Day Visit

Virtual Family Day Visit Parents/Guardian, On March 6th, 2021, Class 56 will conduct a Virtual Family Day Visit.  Your cadets will be using the same email address you provided to us for the last Virtual Family Day Visit.  They will be sending you an email inviting you to a Web-Ex meeting.  Team times for these …

TCA Salemburg Class 56 Justice Academy-Team Building

TCA Salemburg Class 56 Team Building Exercise —– North Carolina Justice Academy “Coming together is a beginning. Keeping together is progress. Working together is success.” Henry Ford Class 56 Candidates, having made it through the first few days of ChalleNGe, had their mettle tested through a set of challenges designed to build team cohesiveness at …

Class 56 candidates visited the North Carolina National Guard training facility at Camp Butner

Class 56 candidates visited the North Carolina National Guard training facility at Camp Butner during Week 2 of the twenty-two (22) week residential portion of the Tarheel ChalleNGe Academy.  Candidates spend multiple days at Camp Butner and receive instruction from National Guard members in various military skills.  Candidates receive training in physical fitness, designed to …

TCA NL Service to Community

Team 1 Cadets Ketterer, Quevedo, Puryear, Hines and Alexander travelled to Highland Baptist Church to assist with the Toys for Tots program in Stanly County. 2020 has been a year of economic challenges for many families in the United States and the Toys for Tots program. According to Wikipedia, Toys for Tots began as a Los …

Accepting Applications

Tarheel ChalleNGe Academy-Salemburg is currently accepting applications for Class 56 which begins on January 9, 2021.  Applications can be submitted online through this link:  online application   If you have any questions please call the academy at 910-525-5520 or toll-free at 800-573-9966.

TCA NL Class 55 Rites of Passage

Tarheel ChalleNGe Academy New London Class 55 candidates participated in the “rites of passage” today. Our current class of candidates have now officially become cadets by completing the acclimation phase. The cadets have participated in team building and confidence boosting exercises at Samarcand Training Center as well as the North Carolina National Guard Training facility …

Graduation Ceremony Dress Policy

Graduation Ceremony Dress Policy  for Team  1 The items listed below are to be brought/mailed to the Cadets at Tarheel Challenge Academy not later than December 5, 2020. 1. Graduation Ceremony attire a. Attire will not be excessively tight or form-fitting b. Team Leader will approve all attire c. Dark-colored skirt or dress no higher …

TCA NL Class 54 Award Winners

During Tarheel ChalleNGe Academy Class 54 graduation ceremonies, two awards were bestowed upon graduating cadets; the Director’s Award chosen by the director was awarded to Cadet Lumpkins. The second award is the Leadership Award and is given to the cadet who shows exemplary leadership throughout the class and the recipient for Class 54 was Cadet …

TCA NL Class 55 Inprocessing

Tarheel ChalleNGe Academy Class 55 successfully began yesterday, November 7, 2020. A huge thank you to all of the parents/caregivers who entrusted TCA with their children. The first day is always the toughest and they have sailed through it with flying colors. The male candidates were given haircuts yesterday, all candidates have received their cadet …

TCA New London Talent Show

Cadets from TCA New London Class 54 participated in the class talent show on Tuesday, October 27. Cadets performed such acts as singing, drums, piano, original poetry reading, etc. To view the show in its entirety, please visit the TCA New London YouTube channel and view the video at https://youtu.be/WRJge52KAuk.