Our Promise

principal's message

Our Purpose

Turning Point Academy opened its doors in 2006 with the distinction of being the first Public Charter School in Prince George’s County. TPA serves students in grades K-8. It is unique in that it recognizes the importance of more than just academics. Character development is integral to all TPA programs and practices (...Learn more about TPA history and philosophy.)
News and Announcements

Open Enrollment Now - Most Grades
Turning Point Academy is holding open enrollment for Kindergarten,1st, 3rd , 6th, and 7th grades for the school year 2018-2019. T... ... read more

Free and Reduced-Price Meal Applications
 2018-2019 Free and Reduced-Price Meal Applications are now being accepted. Please apply online at http://www.applyforlunch.com E... ... read more

Mount Rainier Clean Sweep Litter Pick-up...
There will be a Fall 2018 Mount Rainier Clean Sweep Litter Pick-up on Saturday, September 29 starting at 9 AM and continuing until... ... read more

Volunteers for TPA Governing Board Neede...
Turning Point Academy Public Charter School's Governing Board  is seeking candidates willing to volunteer a few hours  a... ... read more

School Nurse Not Assigned Yet
A nurse has not been assigned to our school this school year, yet.  The Office of School Health is diligently attempting to staff ... ... read more

Box Tops for Education
TPA is participating in Box Tops for Education. By clipping the Box Tops off of popular products, you Help TPA earn funds. Direct ... ... read more


Turning Point Academy
7800 Good Luck Road
Lanham, Maryland 20706

School Hours:
8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Doors open at 7:45 a.m. each day.
Instruction starts at 8:15 a.m