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

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

Report Cards Distributed 11/20
Parents and guardians please mark November 20th on you calendars. Report cards will be distributed. Please be sure to review it wi... ... read more

3rd Graders Present "Concern" 11/20 @9AM
Parents, guardians, family and friends please join the 3rd graders as they present "Concern" on Tuesday, November 20, 2018 at 9:00... ... read more

Honor Roll Assembly 11/27 8:30 & 9:45
First Quarter Honor Roll Assembly will be Tuesday, November 27, 2018 in the multipurpose room at 8:30 a.m. (5th - 8th) and 9:45 a... ... read more

Photographer Returns 12/4
Strawbridge Studios photographer will return on Tuesday, December 4, 2018 to photograph students that were absent on picture day. ... ... read more

Book Fair 12/10-12/14
Mark the Date! The Annual Book Fair will be held Monday, December 10 - Friday, December 14, 2018 in the Multipurpose Room. You wil... ... 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 s... ... 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

Count On Us Online Math Help
"Count on Us," is a live mathematics homework help-line television call-in show which airs Mondays and Wednesdays from 5-6 PM on S... ... 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