West Gary Lighthouse’s Matthews making history in boys basketball

GARY | Marshalltown was a section in Gary where sports was very important. Athletes were stars in their neighborhood.Well, if they were male, anyway.Kia Matthews didn’t mind bucking the trends of society.The other boys on Lane […]

Meet Our First Graduating Class (GLCS): Volume 1

Volume 1: Michael Morgan ‘13Michael Morgan is confident that he is ready for college and beyond thanks to the education and support he has received at Gary Lighthouse Charter School (GLCS) and at home from his […]

This Little Light of Mine

Depending on who you ask, charter schools are either a scourge upon public education, or they are the system’s only hope. A national, nonprofit network of charter schools calling itself Lighthouse Academies falls squarely in the […]

Academy Still Growing

The Jacksonville Lighthouse Charter School is expanding once more. The school recently received approval of its preliminary plan to build a two- story 50,000-square-foot college preparatory facility next to its original campus on North First Street. […]

Tulsa Lighthouse Charter School Marks First Week

Tulsa’s newest charter school finished its first week of operation with parents and school leaders alike excited about the educational opportunities it offers.Tulsa Lighthouse Charter School, 105 E. 63rd St. North, opened in the facility formerly […]