Kindergarten -12th Grade Tuition-Free Public Charter School

Serving all North Carolina Students
Thirteen Community Bus Stops, 30 minutes from Hendersonville and Rutherfordton, and just 20 minutes from Columbus


Our Mission:

“To offer a classical, knowledge-based education that fosters critical thinking, civic responsibilities, and virtue for all.”

Our Vision:

To partner with community resources supporting a culture of mutual respect and academic excellence that reflects high quality and relevant instruction and produces college and/or career-ready graduates.

SB387 Part VIII Digital Children's Reading Initiative (DCRI) - Each local school administrative unit shall make Initiative resources accessible directly through a prominently displayed area on the homepage of the unit's website no later than July 1, 2022. Local school administrative units may compile and add additional high-quality resources that meet the requirements of this section to those provided to them by the Department of Public Instruction. Printable activities shall be provided in hard copy by the local school administrative unit to students who do not have digital access at home and may be provided to all students as a supplement to digital resources.

One-page resource about the DCRI

In compliance with federal law, Lake Lure Classical Academy administers all education programs, employment activities and admissions without discrimination against any person on the basis of gender, race, color, religion, national origin, age or disability.