We are extremely excited that you have chosen to apply at RCSA. Thank you for considering RCSA for your child's continued educational journey. Our mission is to ensure all students reach their maximum potential in a diverse, structured and nurturing environment and to prepare students for a future in the areas of STEM. River City Science Academy is a STEM-focused public charter school with six campus locations. We welcome and are open to any students residing in Duval County, Florida whose parents or guardians submit a timely application that can only be submitted online through our website. The school will admit students of any race, color, national origin, religion or gender. River City Science Academy does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender, age, disability, marital status or genetic information in its educational programs, services or activities.
Each school campus will have an open enrollment period. During the lottery process, all applicants who applied by the deadline will have an equal opportunity in the drawing. All RCSA Elementary applications must be received by no later than February 1, 2024, at 4:00 pm, to be eligible for the upcoming school year's lottery. The lottery is scheduled to be on February 9, 2024, at RCSA Intracoastal at 2002 San Pablo Rd S, Jacksonville, FL 32224 at 4:30 pm .
Parents will be notified via email if a student’s application number is pulled in the lottery by March 1, 2024. Parents have one week to accept the seat. Thereafter, it is offered to another student, and the application will be moved to the bottom of the waitlist.
Mandatory Online Orientation dates will be provided by the Enrollment Specialist, at which time the enrollment packet will be distributed through email. It must be completed by the due date provided.
Please be advised that RCSA does not allow intra-school transfers between campus locations. You are free to apply for multiple campus locations. However, once you accept an enrollment offer at a campus location, you will not be able to transfer to a different campus later.
Thank you and if you have any questions, please call: 904-855-8010