The TMSA Advantage

tmsa advantageTMSA is North Carolina’s growing network of high-performing nonprofit public charter schools with a STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, the Arts, and Mathematics) focus. We have brought a dynamic of change to the quality of education in North Carolina since 2008 and raised the bar of high-quality and tuition-free STEAM education. We serve more than 3,500 students from kindergarten through 12th grade in four different cities.

We are lifelong learners with big hearts. As our motto “Science, Wisdom, Peace” signifies, we seek knowledge, pursue wisdom, and foster peace to build a better future for all. Our education model is based on:

Excellence in STEAM: With a focus on science, technology, engineering, the arts, and math, TMSA graduates are prepared to solve the challenges of tomorrow and to succeed on any path they choose -- in college, careers, and life.

Whole Child Focus: Alongside rigorous academics, TMSA creates well-rounded human beings through character education, social-emotional learning, ethics, and athletics.

Inclusive Community: We celebrate our schools’ diversity as a strength, ensuring all are welcome, included, and feel safe to maximize their potential and to shape a better world.