Tarheel Challenge Academy - New London conducts two classes per year beginning in April and October.  If you would like to apply, you must complete the following steps:

Step 1:
Individuals must first meet eligibility requirements.

Step 2:
Complete the online  or paper application.  

Step 3:  
Complete and return ALL requested/supporting documents

Step 4:  
The applicant MUST attend an orientation and interview session with a parent or guardian.  Orientation and interview dates can be found on our Events and Happenings page.  

Once you have completed the above steps, the “acceptance process” begins. The Academy will review all applications and contact each applicant with a decision on whether they have been accepted or not. You will receive an acceptance or denial letter via US mail shortly before the next class begins with instructions on what you will need to complete before day 1.  


Cadet Application
Mentor Application
Mentor Monthly Report
Tarheel ChalleNGe Academy - New London is a great choice for most at-risk students. However, not everyone is suited for this very physically and mentally demanding program.

We do our best to look at every individual and their needs as we are making our selections.
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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