tmsacademy.org

 

 

 

PowerSchool | Apply Online | FAQ

Board Meeting Announcement

Triad & Triangle Math and Science Academies

Board of Directors Regular Meeting

 

Location: Triangle Academy at 312 Gregson Dr, Cary, NC, 27511
Date: Saturday, October 20th, 2018

 Time: 10:00 AM

 

            Access to the meeting will be available through video conference at Triad Academy at 700 Creek Ridge Road, Greensboro, NC 274061

Triangle Math and Science Academy (92T000)

2017-18

Read to Achieve Grade 3 End-of-Year Results

G.S. §115C-83.10 requires "each local board of education to publish annually on a Web site maintained by that local school administrative unit and report in writing to the State Board of Education (SBE) by September 1 of each year the following information on the prior school year:" 

 

Number of Students

Percentage of Students

The denominator for calculating the required percentages for rows 1-3 is all students in membership at grade 3 for the first day of spring testing. 

1

Demonstrated reading proficiency on the Beginning-of-Grade 3 (BOG3) English Language Arts (ELA)/Reading Test, the End-of-Grade (EOG) ELA/Reading Assessment, or the EOG ELA/Reading Retest (i.e., scored Level 3 or higher).

63

84.0%

2

Did not demonstrate reading proficiency on the BOG3 ELA/Reading Test, the EOG ELA/Reading Assessment, or the EOG ELA/Reading Retest.

12

16.0%

3

The number and percentage of students exempt from mandatory retention in third grade for good cause. Students may be counted in this category only once.

*

*

The denominator for row 4 is the number of students from row 2 minus the number of students from row 3.

 

4

The number and percentage of students who took and passed an alternative assessment approved by the SBE (i.e., Read to Achieve Test or locally determined SBE-approved alternative assessment). Students may be counted in the numerator and/or the denominator only once for this category.

*

*

The denominator for row 5 is all students in membership at grade 3 for the first day of spring testing. 

5

Total number and percentage of students retained for not demonstrating reading proficiency on third-grade standards. (Students who are not proficient will be either: [1] retained in a third grade accelerated class, [2] placed in a third/fourth transitional class with a retained label, or [3] placed in a fourth-grade accelerated class with a retained reading label.)

*

*

The denominator for row 6 is the number of retained students recorded in number 5. 

6

Charter Schools Only: Charter schools must indicate the number and percentage of retained students recorded in number 5 who do not return to the charter school for the upcoming school year. 

*

*

         

 

Note: Privacy policies dictate that for less than 10 students, the specific number and percentage should not be given.  Therefore, if the number is less than 10 students, schools should use an asterisk (*) to represent fewer than 10 students and the percentage. An * indicates that the student population number and percentage is too small to report the value. The percentage and number of students are not shown if the percentage is greater than 95 percent (>95) or less than 5 percent (<5). 

Click to enlarge image encamp16171.JPG Click to enlarge image encamp161710.JPG Click to enlarge image encamp161711.JPG Click to enlarge image encamp161712.JPG Click to enlarge image encamp161713.JPG Click to enlarge image encamp161714.JPG Click to enlarge image encamp161715.JPG Click to enlarge image encamp16172.JPG Click to enlarge image encamp16173.JPG Click to enlarge image encamp16174.JPG Click to enlarge image encamp16175.JPG Click to enlarge image encamp16176.JPG Click to enlarge image encamp16177.JPG Click to enlarge image encamp16178.JPG Click to enlarge image encamp16179.JPG Click to enlarge image engcamp_1617.jpg

NC STATE ENGINEERING CAMP

57 students from Triangle Math and Science Academy and Triad Math and Science Academy attended a four-day engineering camp at North Carolina State University. During this camp, students toured facilities and collaborated with their peers to complete engineering challenges. The camp, which ran from June 10th through June 13th, focused on developing student understanding of what engineering is and what the responsibilities are of engineers. Students constructed marshmallow catapults, LED flashlights, egg nests, and wind turbines as part of collaborative engineering challenges designed to help students explore the engineering design process. Facilities tours also exposed students to disciplines within engineering. Students toured the Constructed Facilities Lab to learn more about civil engineering and also were able to tour the Textiles and Physics labs.
 
 
 

Click to enlarge image sumo16171.JPG Click to enlarge image sumo16172.JPG Click to enlarge image sumo16173.JPG Click to enlarge image sumo16174.JPG Click to enlarge image sumo16175.JPG Click to enlarge image sumo16176.JPG Click to enlarge image sumorobot.jpg

TMSA continues to have great results in robotics competitions!

"Saturday May 21st, 2017 TMSA successfully hosted our 4th Annual SumoBot Invitational Competition. Teams of students from all acros NC traveled to participate in this event. All teams competed with grate P.R.I.D.E. At the end of the day teams from TMSA brought home top three prices.

Coming in 5th place, Coming in third place, representing TMSA Robotics, was Michael Ansari (8th grade). Coming in second place, representing TMSA Robotics was Phoenix Fire formed by Shadrak Frasier (6th grade) and Brandon Peart (7th grade). First place and SumoBot champion was The Circuit Runners with TMSA students Afzaa Rahman (7th grade).

Congratulation to all the winners and all TMSA Robotics classes. TMSA Admin and robotics coaches would like to thank everyone who volunteered and came out to support us!"
 

Dress Code & Uniforms

UNIFORM VENDORS 


1- EmbroidMe (www.companycasuals.com/TriangleAcademySchoolStore/start.jsp)

2- FlynnO'Hara Uniforms (www.flynnohara.com/school/nc053

3- Educational Outfitters in Raleigh, NC (http://raleigh.educationaloutfitters.com/find-my-school/triangle-math-and-science-academy/

- PE uniforms can be purchased through this vendor ONLY.

Please note:  If parents choose not to purchase the uniform from our uniform supplier, they may do so as long as the uniform clothing purchased matches identically the same style & color as what uniform supplier carries for TMSA. All uniform tops must have the TMSA logo embroidered on the left upper side. Should a student’s uniform not comply with the uniform dress code, they will be considered in violation. Students who violate the uniform code will be allowed to call home for an appropriate change of clothing after obtaining administrator approval.

 

TMSATalks

Date Speaker Background TMSA Talks Topic Link
4-Oct-16 Maria Thompson State Chief Risk Officer, NC Dept. of IT National Cyber Security Awareness Briefing https://goo.gl/InexRV
11-Nov-16 Dhvani Bhatia TedX Raleigh Speaker, Freshman UNC Chapel Hill The Power of the Word “NO” https://goo.gl/0i4Trr
5-Dec-16 Barbara Collins and Anita Punj Director , Deptt. of Special Initiatives, Duke University Philanthropic Values and Leadership Skills https://goo.gl/Pe78kM
23-Jan-17 Ms. Renee Croteau Program Associate, The Engineering Place, NCSU Engineering Careers and Summer Camps https://goo.gl/jXxeZj
6-Feb-17 Ibanca Anand Double Honors Senior Candidate , Duke University Innovation and Entrepreneurship https://goo.gl/bonMNe
24-Mar-17 Ashwin Punj Senior at Enloe High School , Joining UNC Chapel Hill Declassifying High School and The Art of Winning https://goo.gl/E6DxTT 
5-Apr-17 Kyla Walters PhD Candidate, University of Massachusetts-Amherst Chasing Curiosity: The Academic Life  https://goo.gl/7W7au8
5-May-17 Dr. Sumitha Ahmed  Resident , School of Dentistry, UNC Chapel Hill  'Quitting: Not on the menu!'  https://goo.gl/9q9tLl

Announcements

 

High School Award Ceremony

It will be at 2:30 on Tuesday, May 23rd, and parents will be notified if their child is receiving an award. Honor Roll certificates will not be handed out at this ceremony, rather mailed over the summer when GPAs are properly finalized.

Summer Reading Assignments

Summer Reading assignments will be released the week of May 30th. ELA Teachers will assign the summer work that week.

2018-2019 Bus Information

Click here to register for the bus

2018-2019 TMSA Bus Sign-up

After all the seats are taken, students will be put on a waiting list on a first come, first serve basis.  

The total cost per bus rider:

Option #1:  a total of $675 which must be made before August 5th, 2018

Option #2:  or $810 which can be paid in six (6) monthly payments of $135 due by the 5th of each month (August-January).

** $100 sibling discount.

 

If payment is not received by August 5th, that parent will forfeit the child’s spot on the bus, and it will be given to the next student on the waiting list.

 

Bus fare is payable by money order or check.  CASH WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED.  Bus fare is payable by mail or dropped off in the front office.

 

*After payment is received, a receipt and confirmation will be emailed to you.

 

** NO refunds or credits will be issued, for any reason.

TMSA IVY LEAGUES COLLEGES TRIP 16-17

TMSA IVY Leagues Colleges trip was awesome! We all have had great time and joy during the trip.The Ivy Leagues colleges are well known for their rich history, academic rigor, long-standing traditions, and deep root alumni and student network. These schools attract students from far and wide. A tour of the Ivy League allows students to visit some of the most demanded travel destinations, such as Philadelphia, PA, and Boston, MA. This tour is sure to excite college bound students for its highest academically challenging institutions and exciting educational stops along the way. 

Students have had a chance to deeply learn about MIT, Harvard, YALE, Brown, Princeton and UPENN IVY League Colleges. As well as learning and visiting the IVY Leagues colleges visit, our students have had interact with College students and faculty. During East Coast IVY Leagues Colleges trip for TMSA HS Sophomores, students have also leveraged their college visit experience with evening attractions.

We are looking to forward to have next amazing journey of college visit in 2017-2018 school year.

Click on here for more info. http://ivyleague.tmsacademy.org/ 

Board of Directors

Kenan Gundogdu, Ph.D. (President)
Occupation: 
Assistant Professor, Physics Department, NC State University.
Education: 
Ph.D.in Physics, University of Iowa, Iowa, IA, 2004.

Mustafa Atay, Ph.D. (Vice President)
Occupation: Assistant Professor, Department of Computer Science, Winston-Salem State University
Education: Ph.D.in Computer Science, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI, 2006.

Ilknur Kabul, Ph.D. (Secretary)
Occupation:
 Research Statistician Developer, SAS Institute
Education: Ph.D. in Computer Science, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 2011

Ali Tombak, Ph.D.
Occupation: Senior Design Engineer, Technology Platforms Organization, RF Micro Devices Inc.
Education: Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, 2004.

Carlton L. Cammon
Occupation: Audit Senior, BDO USA, LLP, Charlotte NC
Education: Master of Accountancy, the University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Charlotte, NC

Elizabeth Ferm
Education: Bachelor of Arts in English, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, 1994


 

Please read and follow the Grievance Policy before you contact the school board.

Name:*
E-mail:*
Phone:*
-
Subject:*
Message:*
Word Verification:

 

 

Staff Email Directory

Coming soon..

Volunteer at TMSA

Thank you to all who have volunteered the past 2 weeks!  We appreciate youl! 

Mornings are going smoothly, but we still need volunteers to help with lunch and student pickup.

In order to volunteer, we will need a copy of your driver’s license and there is a background check form here at the office, to fill out.

Please click on this link to sign up.

http://www.signupgenius.com/go/30E0449A5AE2FA57-volunteering

 

 

If you are interested in volunteering in the classrooms, please contact your child’s teacher(s).

The TMSA Elementary Science Olympiad Team celebrate participating in the Regional Cisco event Saturday, March 25th.

The TMSA Elementary Science Olympiad Team celebrate participating in the Regional Cisco event Saturday, March 25th. Results also can be found at this link 

Anton Joby Elamthuruthil, Mohamed Abdullah Abkar, Sania Bhatia, Dharana Cherukuwada, Arjun Babu, Lahari Jaligama, Arnav Gupta, Sufyan Abdul Lateef, Kavya Lamichhane, Medha Rudraraju, Ebenezer Daniel, Ashika Kamjula, Rithinteja Aechan, Aarushi Singh, Nabiha Ansari, Sena Golbasi, Tasnime Skalli, Haleema Sadiya, Vidyuth Gopalan, Yunus Gulbeden, Anna Nguyen, Smriti Sanjay, Kieran Patel, Misty Wang, Keyanna Ratnasekera

The following students received an award for his/her event:

Varsity Team:

Aarushi Singh & Ashika Kamjula:2nd place medal in Energy Transfer

Misty Wang & Medha Rudraraju: 2nd place medal in Data Crunchers

Rithinteja medal in Energy Transfer Misty Wang & Medha Rudraraju: 2nd place medal in Data Crunchers

Rithinteja Aechan & Tasnime Skalli: 2nd place medal in Genes R Us Jr.

Junior Varsity Team:

Arnav Gupta & Ebenezer Daniel: 1st place medal in Describe it, Build it & 1st place medal in Data Crunchers

Mohamed Abdullah Abkar & Haleema Sadiya: 1st place medal in Newton's Notions

Lahari Jaligama & Sania Bhatia: 1st place medal in Super Sleuths & 1st place medal in Movers & Shakers

Dharana Cherukuwada & Anna Nguyen: 2nd place medal in Genes R Us

Arjun Babu & Mohamed Abdullah Abkar: 3rd place in 3,2,1 blast-off

Haleema Sadiya: 3rd place in Animal Adaptations

Kieran Patel & Smriti Sanjay: 3rd place in rock Star

Lahari Jaligama & Sania Bhatia: 3rd place in Trajectory

Click on here for more photos

 

Enrollment and Info sessions

 

Application Procedures:

 

Applications available online for 2018-2019 11/14/2017
Applications end for the lottery 3/27/2018
Enrollment Lottery at 10:00 a.m. for 2018-2019 3/29/2018
Hard copy results posted at the main office by 12:00 PM. 3/29/2018
Lottery Results will be posted on our website by 5:00 PM. (do not call the office for the results) 3/29/2018

 

• K-8 info and tour sessions* for 2018-2019 school year: Feb 15th and Mar 28th (both 5:30 to 6:30)

• 9-11 info and tour sessions* for 2018-2019 school year: Jan 30th and Feb 27th (both 5:30 to 6:30))

• TBD Spring 2018– Preparing for High School at TMSA (for current 8th grade and parents)

 

*No individual tours will be given.

 

If the number of applications exceeds the amount of openings in any grade level then the school will hold a lottery. Students already enrolled in the charter school are not required to re-enroll each year. Names or numbers will be randomly selected either by drawing or computer generated. When all slots have been filled, the charter school should continue the process until every name has been drawn. This process will determine the order of the waiting list. Multiple birth siblings will enter the lottery as one name or number. If that name or number is selected, then all of the multiple birth siblings shall be admitted. If an application comes to the school after the lottery process, the student is added to the bottom of the current waitlist.

Preference status entitles an applicant to be offered an available seat ahead of applicants without a preference status. Enrollment priority will be given to the following populations in the order listed:

  • Children of employees and Board members will be given preference. By law, these students can amount to no more than 15% of the school’s total enrollment.
  • Sibling preference will be granted to the siblings of currently enrolled students who were admitted in a previous school year. By law, a sibling also includes half siblings, stepsiblings, and children residing in a family foster home.
  • If a lottery is needed and a student from the waitlist is then offered admission, their siblings are granted priority to the extent that space is available.

 Enrollment Procedures:

Once accepted, students must complete the enrollment process. If the enrollment is not completed within the given time period, the space may be lost and given to the next student on the waitlist. The following items are needed in order to complete the enrollment process at Triangle Math and Science Academy. If you do not have some of these documents available immediately, such as EOG test results or Kindergarten physical exam, you can bring them at a later time.

  • Government issued photo ID for parent/guardian
  • Copy of student’s birth certificate
  • NC proof of residency through utility bill, mortgage/lease document, etc.
  • Immunization records
  • Guardianship/custody papers, if applicable
  • Most recent report card or transcript
  • Standardized test scores such as EOG
  • Kindergarten Physical Exam Form from the child’s physician (for kindergarten only)
  • Documentation for homeschoolers, if applicable
  • Any IEP, ESL, or 504 plans, if applicable

Bebras Computing Challenge Finals Results at Clemson University

Once again, TMSA students have proven they can excel in STEM competitions, no matter how far away from home!

Read more: Bebras Computing Challenge Finals Results at Clemson University

Admissions

Apply

Lottery and Applications are now open!

School Tour and Information Sessions

K-8 info and tour sessions* for 2018-19 school year: Feb 15th and  Mar 28th (5:30 to 6:30) 
 
9-11 info and tour sessions* for 2018-19 school year: Jan 30th and Feb 27th  (5:30 to 6:30) 
 
TBD Spring 2018– Preparing for High School at TMSA (for current 8 th grade and parents) 
 
Information Session Presentations 
*No individual tours will be given.

If the number of applications exceeds the amount of openings in any grade level then the school will hold a lottery. Students already enrolled in the charter school are not required to re-enroll each year. Names or numbers will be randomly selected either by drawing or computer generated. When all slots have been filled, the charter school should continue the process until every name has been drawn. This process will determine the order of the waiting list. Multiple birth siblings will enter the lottery as one name or number. If that name or number is selected, then all of the multiple birth siblings shall be admitted. If an application comes to the school after the lottery process, the student is added to the bottom of the current waitlist.

Preference status entitles an applicant to be offered an available seat ahead of applicants without a preference status. Enrollment priority will be given to the following populations in the order listed:

  • Children of employees and Board members will be given preference. By law, these students can amount to no more than 15% of the school’s total enrollment.
  • Sibling preference will be granted to the siblings of currently enrolled students who were admitted in a previous school year. By law, a sibling also includes half siblings, stepsiblings, and children residing in a family foster home.
  • If a lottery is needed and a student from the waitlist is then offered admission, their siblings are granted priority to the extent that space is available. 

 

Enrollment Procedures

Once accepted, students must complete the enrollment process. If the enrollment is not completed within the given time period, the space may be lost and given to the next student on the waitlist. The following items are needed in order to complete the enrollment process at Triangle Math and Science Academy. If you do not have some of these documents available immediately, such as EOG test results or Kindergarten physical exam, you can bring them at a later time.

  • Government issued photo ID for parent/guardian
  • Copy of student’s birth certificate
  • NC proof of residency through utility bill, mortgage/lease document, etc.
  • Immunization records
  • Guardianship/custody papers, if applicable
  • Most recent report card or transcript
  • Standardized test scores such as EOG
  • Kindergarten Physical Exam Form from the child’s physician (for kindergarten only)
  • Documentation for homeschoolers, if applicable
  • Any IEP, ESL, or 504 plans, if applicable

 

Application and Lottery Process

Applications available online for 2018-2019 11/14/2017
Applications end for the lottery 03/27/2018
Enrollment Lottery at 10:00 a.m. for 2018-2019 03/29/2018
Hard copy results posted at high school entrance by 11:00 a.m. 03/29/2018
Lottery Results will be posted on our website by 09:00 a.m. (do not call the office for the results) 03/29/2018

 

 

Join NJHS for the 2017-2018 school year

Is your student interested in joining NJHS or NHS? Applications are currently being accepted for the 2017-2018 school year.  

If students are interested in NJHS, and they are an incoming 7th-9th grade student who meets the requirements, please complete and turn in an application by Wednesday, April 26, to Mrs. Finch, in room 141. Applications are available here.

If your student is interested in joining NHS, and they are an incoming 10th-11th grade student who meets the requirements, please complete and turn in an application to Mrs. Favreau, in room 164, by Wednesday, April 26. Applications can be found here. 

IVY LEAGUES COLLEGES TRIP FOR HS SOPHOMORES

* "The Ivy Leagues colleges are well known for their rich history, academic rigor, long-standing traditions, and deep root alumni and student network. These schools attract students from far and wide. A tour of the Ivy League allows students to visit some of the most demanded travel destinations, such as Philadelphia, PA, and Boston, MA. This tour is sure to excite college bound students for its highest academically challenging institutions and exciting educational stops along the way."

We are excited to announce an upcoming East Coast IVY Leagues Colleges trip for TMSA HS Sophomores! Here at TMSA, one of our goals is to provide diverse and experiential opportunities for our students to grow and learn and to become college and career ready. We have organized a trip for our students that will be both an educational, historical, college bound experience that they are sure to enjoy! 

View the Itinerary on the Google Map

View the Flyer & Permission Slip

Cost: $400 & Payment Options

(If you wish, you can make the payment with two installments as follows)

  • 1st installment $200 including (non-refundable $50 deposit) due by Friday, April 7th.
  • 2nd installment $200 due by April 21st.

Return the permission slip & $50 deposit by Friday, April 7th

Full payment for the trip will be due by Friday, April 21st

REQUEST MORE INFO

Name:*
E-mail:*
Phone:*
-
Message:*
Word Verification:

REQUEST MORE INFO

 

Dr. Gary Lebby

Dear TMSA family,

We are deeply saddened to inform you that Dr. Gary Lebby, one of our founding board members, passed away on Thursday morning, September 28, 2017.

Dr. Lebby was instrumental in the establishment of TMSA and its progress. He was a founding Member of the Board for Charter Schools, the Triad Math and Science Academy

(Greensboro) and Triangle Math and Science Academy (Cary, NC). His service to all of our schools will live on in our memories, and he will not be forgotten.

Our thoughts and prayers are with him and his beloved family.  His full obituary may be found at

http://www.greensboro.com/obituaries/lebby-dr-gary/article_41392463-e9ac-52ed-b85b-2138466c3f83.html

Sincerely,

TMSA Administration and School Board Members- Kenan Gundogdu, Carlton Cammon, Ali Tombak, Liz Ferm, Ilknur Kaynor-Kabul, and Mustafa Atay

 

module 215

Bulletin Boards Picture Voting

3

     
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       

LAST_UPDATED2

Click to enlarge image September 11th.jpg Click to enlarge image sept11.png Click to enlarge image september11th2 1.jpg Click to enlarge image september11th3 1.jpg Click to enlarge image september11th4.jpg Click to enlarge image september11th5.jpg

TMSA 9/11 Remembrance Event

On September 11th, the entire staff and student body honored Patriot's Day in a wreath laying ceremony at the foot of the US flag.  The ceremony, which commemorated the 16th anniversary of 9/11, was attended by local firefighters from the Cary Fire Department.  In addition, it included a moment of silence and the playing of the National Anthem by school band director, Mr. Carpenter. The wreath, which was designed and created by TMSA High School student council, was placed at the foot of the flagpole by Principal, Mr. Kara.​
 
 

Information Session F.A.Q.

  1. What to do if a parent asks you a question you don’t know the answer to….

    1. Ask them to send their question to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .  This contact information is on the PowerPoint slide that will be shared in the information session and will also be uploaded on our school website.  Also, refer parents to our F.A.Q. page on our website.

  2. When is the first day of school?

    1. Tuesday, August 22nd

  3. What are the school hours?

    1. Currently our school hours are 8:00 AM-2:29 PM. However, we offer remediation between the times of 2:32 PM -3:17 PM for students that qualify.  We also offer enrichment opportunities between 2:32 PM- 3:17 PM for our 4th-8th grade students.

  4. Do you follow Wake County school calendar?

    1. No, we start earlier than Wake County and our teacher work days and early release days are not all the same.  We do have the same Thanksgiving, winter and spring break as Wake County.  We also end on the same day as Wake County (June 8th).

  5. What is a charter school?

    1. Charter schools are public schools that are approved by the state and run by a nonprofit board. It’s open enrolment for all NC residents and if there are more applications than available spots, then we would have a lottery. Charter schools are tuition free. They are accountable to the state for student academic performances as well as finance of the school.

  6. What makes us a math and science school?

    1. Our curriculum has an emphasis on science, technology, engineering, and mathematics.  The science curriculum we use is hands-on and inquiry based.  We also have incorporated a STEM curriculum and are working towards becoming a STEM recognized school.  We have several extra-curriculum activities for students to participate in that have a math and science focus.  We have annual science fairs and stem expos that students participate in.  We also offer a variety of options for our advanced learners (middle school students receiving high school credits for Math I, II, and III and in Biology, Physical Science, Earth and Environmental Science).

  7. Does the school provide transportation?

    1. Students can apply for a spot on one of our buses.  There is a fee associated with our buses.  We currently have 4 buses, but will add more if there is a demand.  Buses pick-up and drop-off students at identified stops.  Once students have been accepted to our school, more information will be sent out regarding buses.

  8. Will the school serve lunch?

    1. Students have the option of bringing their lunch or ordering through our caterer.  Once students have been accepted to our school, more information will b 

  1. What is the Tiger T.A.I.L.S. program at your school?

    1. The acronym stands for Time for Activities that Inspire Learning and Success. Tiger Tails is worked into each student’s daily schedule for activities in math, science, reading, technology, and foreign language. It will allow staff members to meet individual student needs in grades 4-8. These classes will stimulate and encourage students, while at the same time provide opportunities to improve their academic skills.

    2. Required tutoring is offered to our students free of charge.  Our after school clubs are paid.

  2. Do you have after school care for students?

    1. Yes, currently Brilliant Minds is our after school care provider.  They are here from 3:00-6:00 PM.

  3. What grade levels are you accepting for the 2017-2018 school year?

    1. K-11th grade, we will be adding a grade level each year until we reach 12th grade.

  4. Will you be expanding the number of homerooms per grade level?

    1. Possibly, this depends physical building space.

  5. If a students is accepted into our school, will their sibling get any preferences?

    1. Siblings have priority. If one child receives an invitation to enroll, then the siblings will move up on the waiting list for their grade.

  6. Will this site be the school's permanent location?

    1. For the 2017-2018 school year we are currently working on separating some of our grade levels.  It has not been determined which age group will leave this building.   If students are moved to a different location it will be in very close proximity to this facility.     

  7. Can we schedule a private school tour?

    1. Unfortunately, we are not able to accommodate private tours for families.

  8. Will there be another time for us to come visit the school if we are accepted?

    1. Yes, closer to the beginning of the school year we will host a Parent Orientation night.  The purpose for parent orientation is to allow students and parents time to become familiar with our school procedures and to meet their teachers. A separate curriculum night is also held at the beginning of the school year to go over in detail the curriculum that will be covered that year.

  9. What is the enrollment process?

    1. Detailed instructions for how to enroll your child can be located on our school website under the “admissions” tab.  Parents should fill out our online application by March 28th, 2017.  If the number of applications exceeds the amount of openings in any grade level then the school will hold a lottery at 10:00 AM on March 31st, 2017. Parents may come to the school on the day of the lottery or wait for results to be posted online on April 3rd, 2017.

After School Care and Clubs

TMSA will be offering several after school clubs this year.  Below you will find a list of the vendors and the days that the club will meet.  For your convenience the flyers have also been attached for registration purposes.  If a flyer is missing, please check back soon for updates.  If you have any questions please contact Ms. Smiley at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 919-388-0077 ext. 138.  

After School Care and Clubs for 2017-2018
YMCA After school provider Every day after school Click for brochure
German Club 6th Grade and Up Mondays Click for brochure
Little Medical School Tuesdays Click for brochure
Bricks for Kidz Tuesdays Click for brochure
Master Chang’s Martial Arts Tuesdays Click for brochure
Board Game Club for 6th-11th Grade Tuesdays Click for brochure
Mindful Yoga Wednesdays Click for brochure   Brochure 2
Chess Club Wednesdays Click for brochure
IMACS (3 levels) Wednesdays Click for brochure
IMACS (1 level) Thursdays Click for brochure
Mad Science Thursdays Click for brochure
German Club 1st-5th Grade Thursdays  Click for brochure
TGA Tennis Fridays  Click for brochure
TGA Golf Fridays  Click for brochure
Art Club Mondays, Tuesdays, or Wednesdays based on enrollment  Click for brochure


Extracurricular Activities for our High School Students

This being our inaugural year for our TMSA high school, we are pleased that we have been able to provide a wide variety of student organizations, academic and sports teams. We know this will give our students opportunities to grow in leadership, problem solving and critical thinking skills. Not only do our students get to grow in team work, but also are able to investigate interests that they may want to pursue when considering a future career. We are eager to be able to add more opportunities as our high school adds a grade per year until our school is K-12th in 2018. 

 

High School Student Organizations

  • College-Awareness and Leadership Program (CLP)
  • National Junior Honor Society
  • Poetry Club
  • Ultimate Speakers Academy
  • Spanish Club
  • Student Council
  • Yearbook

 

Academic Teams

  • CyberPatriot
  • Vex Robotics
  • FTC Robotics
  • Science Olympiad
  • Model United Nations

High School Sports Teams

  • Volleyball
  • Basketball
  • Soccer
  • Swimming
  • Cross Country
  • Track and Field

Free Tutoring for core subjects after school and during the study hall.

College Counselor

You are here: Home NEWS Newsletters Web Content

 

 Copyright © 2013 - Triangle Math and Science Academy. All rights reserved.Tel: (919) 388-0077 Fax: (919) 651-1418

Address: 312 Gregson Dr. Cary, NC 27511 | TMSA Facebook | TMSA Twitter | TMSA Youtube