We Will Rise to the Challenge!

Turning Point Academy
409 West Sumter St., Shelby, NC 28150
P(704)476-8399 F(704)476-8316

Principal - Michelle Twiggs
Assistant Principal - Dr. O'Kelley

Homework Hotline: (704) 476-8315



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Whats Happening at TPA

  • Snack Donation A local community group donates snacks to TPA.  
    Posted May 18, 2018, 4:40 AM by Rachel James
  • Dream Builders Mr. Kenston Griffin spoke with all faculty and staff on March 23 about becoming a good leader.  DreamBuilders mission is to assist individuals and organizations transcend from good, to better, to best, via one speech, one training, one seminar at a time.
    Posted May 4, 2018, 6:37 AM by Rachel James
  • Dream Builders Mr. Chris McCoy from Dream Builders spoke with TPA students on Thursday, March 8 about six characteristics of being a leader.  He encouraged the students to realize their full potential of being 21st century “Kings” and “Queens” and shared how to accomplish that goal.
    Posted Mar 16, 2018, 9:39 AM by Rachel James
  • Teacher of the Year Ann Caldwell is TPA 2017-2018 Teacher of the YearDwayne Friday is TPA 2017-2018 Teacher Assistant of the YearCongratulation to both Mrs. Caldwell and Mr. Friday!
    Posted Mar 12, 2018, 11:00 AM by Rachel James
  • No School for Students Jan 19th Due to hazardous and icy road conditions throughout the county, Cleveland County Schools will be closed for students with an optional teacher workday and a two-hour delay for all staff Friday, January 19th.Those reporting to work should exercise caution during morning commute.  If travel conditions appear unsafe, employees should communicate with supervisors on appropriate leave options.Thanks,
    Posted Jan 18, 2018, 1:55 PM by Rachel James
  • No School Jan 18th Due to inclement weather, Cleveland County Schools will be closed for students and all staff Thursday, January 18th.Please stay safe and warm.
    Posted Jan 17, 2018, 1:21 PM by Rachel James
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