The Board of Education will make a final determination concerning the recommendation for closing TPA on Thursday, June 28, 2018 at 5 p.m. The meeting will be held  in the Board room of the Sasscer Administration Building, located at14201 School Lane Upper Marlboro, M.D. 20772.


If you wish to comment, make sure you follow the proper steps for speaking at the Board meeting. You will find them on the PGCPS website at  under the Board tab.  

Here is a summary of what you will find concerning Public Participation in Board Meetings and Hearings

"The Board of Education welcomes members of the public to speak at its public board meetings hearings regarding meeting agenda items and on education in general. As noted in Board Policy 8345, the Board of Education shall allow 45 minutes for Public Comment at each regularly scheduled Board of Education Meeting. Members of the public may provide public comment in one of three ways:

  1. Sign up to speak in person via our online registration form.
  2. Call the Board Members' Office at (301) 952-6115 and register to speak in person.
  3. Email your comments to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

You must register to speak (either online or via telephone) at least 2 and 1/2 hours prior to the scheduled meeting start time. You will have exactly 3 minutes to address the Board and you may not yield your time to another party.


For public hearings (i.e. Budget, Boundaries, etc), individuals may register in advance or on site the day of the hearing."


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