College Park Academy (CPA) is a top-performing public charter middle and high school, founded by the University of Maryland and the City of College Park as part of the College Park City-University Partnership’s 2020 University District Vision to expand high quality preK through high school educational opportunities.
CPA provides personalized learning and a rigorous, college preparatory curriculum, including UMD courses in high school. For the last 4 years, CPA has been offering high quality education to middle and high school students, earning among the highest state test scores in Maryland.
Applications for the 2018 – 2019 school year will be available from November 1, 2017 – January 26, 2018. CLICK HERE if you would CPA to send you more information about College Park Academy via email. CLICK HERE to visit the PGCPS lottery application site.
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Thursday, November 9, 2017 from 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Starting with incoming 6th graders in Fall of 2018, students living in the boundaries of these six area elementary schools will comprise at least 35 percent of the students admitted: Berwyn Heights, Cherokee Lane, Hollywood, Paint Branch, Riverdale, University Park. This should provide assurance to local families applying to College Park Academy. Please note: Families living elsewhere in Prince George’s County can also apply, but local children (detailed above) have preference of at least 35 percent of the new enrollments.