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

Peek-At-Your Seat 8/30 @10AM
Returning and incoming students and their families will have an opportunity to visit the school, see their classroom, drop off the... ... read more

First Day of School 9/4
Tuesday, September 4th is the first day of 2018-2019 school year for all students. ... read more

Sign Up For E-Alerts
Go to:  http://www1.pgcps.org/schools/details.aspx?id=160278 and sign up for “E-Alerts”Directions:1)     Click sign-up for E-Alert... ... read more

Free Test Prep for Students
PGCPS helps to prepare students for AP, HSA, MSA, and SAT tests. Prep Shows, is a series of Youtube videos produced by PGCPS. It c... ... 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