A challenging, accelerated, and differentiated experience for advanced learners


Join the Telra family

Countdown to first day of school!

Telra opens its doors for the 2022-2023 school year on Tuesday, Sept. 6!

2022-23 open enrollment has ended, but new applications can join the waitlist.


Telra Institute is a tuition-free public school in the south Charlotte metro.

Info Session 1:  Telra Overview

Info Session 2: Lottery Process

Info Session 3:  Curriculum

Info Session 4: Deciding on Telra

Info Session 5: Q&A

Read more about our location, calendar, transportation, meals, uniforms, and more.

Gifted kids aren't gifted just one hour a week. They're gifted all the time.

5+ hours

of advanced or gifted instruction per day

program emphasizing mental and physical excellence


Math & Humanities

Science and/or Social Studies

PE and/or recess

Grouping model optimizes instructional time


More learning

Innovative school where unique kids can feel at home

Each child follows their own trajectory through Telra


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