Tuition Free Charter School

Open House

Please join us for our Open House to learn about Pinellas Preparatory Academy, Inc.: Pinellas Primary Academy (K-3rd) and Pinellas Preparatory Academy (4th-8th).  An Open House has been scheduled for Saturday, February 8, 2020.  Please choose a time slot for your school that is most convenient for you and sign up for each adult that is attending, please list the student's name and 2020-2021 Grade Level in the comments section.  After the informational session school tours will be given.  

If you have a child applying to both schools please make sure you sign up for a time for both schools.  

We look forward to meeting you on February 8th!

Important Links

  •  Both schools have earned an "A" for the 2019 school year!  Congratulations to our students, families, faculty, and staff!

Exciting Information

Pinellas Preparatory Academy 

Grades 4th-8th​

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Upon the direction of the Florida Department of Education (FDOE), Pinellas County Schools will now be closed for the remainder of the 19-20 school year.   All extra-curricular activities are also cancelled for this time-period. During this time, deep cleaning of all school buildings will occur. Pinellas Preparatory Academy and Pinellas Primary Academy, in accordance with our charters, will follow Pinellas County Schools and close during this time. This evening our website will reflect our closure.


Please note that FDOE has announced that statewide assessments that were scheduled during the first week of April will be postponed to dates that will be determined by the state.


We continue to coordinate, along with Pinellas County schools, our local health officials, the Florida Department of Health, the Florida Department of Education and Pinellas County Emergency Management within the guidance of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).


Thank you for your continued support of PPA and your understanding of this rapidly changing time. We will update you on our website and Pinellas County Schools updates the community of changes through their website ( and social media.


With kind regards,

Mrs. Walker, Mrs. Matsumoto-Roberts, and the PPA Board of Directors


Two Great Schools ~ One Exceptional Education

Pinellas Primary Academy

Grades Kindergarten-3rd