Turning Point School

8780 National Blvd
Culver City, CA 90232-0902
     Tel: (310)841-2505
        
   
Grades: PK - 8 | 335 students

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. American Montessori Society (AMS)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
State or regional independent school association
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8

Student Body

Total Students 335 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 37%
State avg.: 45%
Students by Grade Turning Point School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 40 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admissions Director Maggi Wright

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Angeles Workshop School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Echo Horizon School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Park Century School (0.1 miles away)
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  • Culver CityPark Century School
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    (310)840-0500
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  • Culver CityEcho Horizon School
    3430 Mcmanus Avenue
    Culver CityCA 90232
    (310)838-2442
    0.4 mi | 264 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • Culver CityThe Willows Community School
    8509 Higuera Street
    Culver CityCA 90232
    (310)815-0411
    0.5 mi | 425 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • Los AngelesPlay Mountain Place
    6063 Hargis St
    Los AngelesCA 90034
    (323)870-4381
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  • Los AngelesAngeles Workshop School
    9713 Venice Blvd.
    Los AngelesCA 90034
    (424)603-4661
    0.7 mi | n/a students | Gr. 6-12                      

School Reviews

8 months ago
Turning Point School is a happy place. 7 years into our TP experience and my children have never said that they don''t want to go to school. The teachers are both nurturing and firm. The community is diverse and, for the most part, down to earth. The children who graduate from TP are confident, well spoken and look you in the eyes when they speak to you. They learn respect and compassion and I look forward to the years we have remaining there.
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