Based on scientific research and the field of positive psychology, our positive equation for achievement encompasses fundamental intellectual, social, physical, ethical, and emotional elements that drive each student’s experience and growth, from their very first day of preschool until their eighth grade graduation.
Early Childhood Division
2¾ – 5-year-olds
The foundation for your child’s unique positive equation starts in Preschool and Pre-K. In our nurturing, stimulating environment, students discover the elements that will define their growth through their years at Turning Point.
Grades 5 – 8
Brain research shows that early adolescence is a critical period of cognitive, emotional, and social development for your child. Our Middle School students synthesize the positive elements fostered in Preschool and Elementary as they gain knowledge that transcends facts and figures.
Head’s Corner Blog
In her weekly blog, Dr. Laura Konigsberg explores how best practices in education become visible through Turning Point School’s programs and philosophy. Drawing from research in the fields of positive psychology and childhood development, along with her nearly 25 years as an educator, Dr. Konigsberg provides unique insights and best practices on how to raise children in Preschool, Elementary, and Middle School.