About Us

At Charles Academy, we’re more than an educational institution; we’re a family united by a deep passion for beauty and a commitment to nurturing talent. Get to know our owner, Ratry Sathchakham, and her family, who have dedicated themselves to creating a warm and supportive environment for aspiring beauty professionals.

Celebrating Family Values & Beauty Passion

Charles Academy has a rich history dating back to its founding Charles Prine in 1969.  Over the years, the academy has been a pillar of  education and community service.  With Thomas LaMont and Mrs. Peggy’s dedicated efforts, the school thrived, creating a nurturing environment for students.  Today, as the new owners, Vincent and Ratry, we are committed to preserving and enhancing the legacy of Charles Academy. With 29 years of experience in the beauty industry, we are dedicated to continuing the tradition of excellence.

Our Vision

Our vision is to be a beacon of excellence in beauty education, inspiring future beauty professionals to achieve their dreams and make a mark in the industry. We envision a world where our graduates are synonymous with innovation, creativity, and exceptional beauty services.

Our Mission

Our mission is simple yet profound: to provide aspiring beauty enthusiasts with top-tier education and hands-on training, equipping them with the skills and knowledge they need to excel in the dynamic and ever-evolving beauty industry. We are committed to fostering creativity, innovation, and professionalism in each of our students, helping them embark on a journey to success.  

Our Owner: Vincent and Ratry Sathchakham are the visionary leaders of Charles Academy. With a deep-rooted passion for the beauty industry and a commitment to education, she embarked on a journey to create an institution that would nurture talent and inspire future beauty professionals.  Ratry has an extensive background in the beauty field and is a respected figure in the industry. Her dedication and expertise serve as the cornerstone of Charles Academy’s success.

A Passion for Beauty Education:  The owner and her family’s collective passion for beauty education has been the driving force behind Charles Academy’s growth and success. Their commitment to nurturing talent, fostering creativity, and empowering students has created a warm and supportive environment for aspiring beauty professionals. 

As the owner of Charles Academy, Ratry shares her professional endeavors in social and community services. Engage with inspiring content that showcases her commitment to making a positive difference beyond the realm of beauty.  Discover her Youtube Channel:  Ratry Sathchakham @ratrysathchakham3005 

Meet the Owner and Her Family

Honoring the Past & Embracing the Future

    • Respecting the Foundation:  We acknowledge the hard work and dedication of the academy’s founders and previous owners. We will continue to respect the core values and principles they instilled, ensuring that the academy remains a center of excellence.
    • Community Engagement:  We will actively engage with the community, fostering strong relationships with local organizations, businesses, and residents. By involving the community, we aim to create a supportive network that benefits both the academy and its surroundings.
    • Innovative Curriculum:  We plan to enhance the curriculum by introducing innovative teaching methods, incorporating modern technologies, and staying updated with industry trends. This approach will empower students with relevant skills and knowledge, preparing them for successful careers.
    • Diversity and Inclusivity:  We are dedicated to creating an inclusive environment where students from diverse backgrounds feel welcome and valued. Embracing diversity enriches the learning experience and prepares students for the globalized beauty industry.
    • Professional Development: We will invest in the continuous professional development of our educators, ensuring they are well-equipped to provide high-quality education. By nurturing a team of skilled and passionate instructors, we guarantee a positive impact on our students.
    • Community Outreach:  We will actively participate in community outreach programs, offering discounted services to local residents, organizing workshops, and supporting charitable initiatives. By giving back to the community, we reinforce our commitment to being a socially responsible institution.
    • Affordability:  We understand the importance of affordable education. By implementing cost-effective measures and seeking community support, we aim to keep tuition fees reasonable, making quality education accessible to aspiring beauty professionals.

In honoring the legacy of Charles Academy, we are dedicated to building a brighter future for our students and the community. By preserving tradition, enhancing education, and promoting community service, we aspire to create an environment where everyone thrives. With passion, dedication, and the support of our community, we will continue to uphold the values that have made Charles Academy a beacon of education and excellence. you toward a beautiful future in the beauty industry.

Join Us

When you become a part of Charles Academy, you become an extension of our family. We welcome you to join us in pursuing your beauty dreams and becoming a part of our tight-knit community. The owner and her family are dedicated to making your journey with us as rewarding and transformative as possible. Your success is our success, and we can’t wait to have you as a part of the Charles Academy family.

The Ratry’s family and the entire Charles Academy team are excited to meet you, support you, and guide you toward a beautiful future in the beauty industry.