When was RCA Founded?
Fall 2007 by Ron Clark and Kim Bearden
Where is RCA?
Southeast Atlanta, Georgia
120 students, Grades 5th–8th
Educator Training Program
Over 14,000 educators visit RCA a year to observe our classrooms and learn our philosophies to then replicate in classrooms everywhere
Average Class Size
The Ron Clark Academy is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (AdvancEd SACS/CASI)
Parents volunteer 40 hours a year to help with student programs at RCA. Students are also encouraged to participate in community service projects. Many of our corporate partners also engage in volunteer opportunities throughout the school year.
44,000 square foot facility with 14 classrooms, media center, 2-story slide, indoor trampoline and gymnasium.
40% of students live within a 10 mile radius of the Academy. Students reside primarily in Fulton, Fayette, Clayton, Dekalb, and Cobb Counties.
- Classes 7:55 AM–4:00 PM
After school programs 4:00 PM–5:45 PM
After School Programs
Soccer, tennis, drumming, financial literacy, tutoring, African dance, acting, spoken word, and more.
Essentials Step Team
Georgia Aquarium Research Team
Model United Nations Team
Ya Heard Poets