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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 […]

Administrative changes announced at PB Lighthouse Academy

Sandra Smith-Jones is the new principal of the Pine Bluff Lighthouse Charter School for the 2012-2013 school year, according to a press release.Smith-Jones was most recently an assistant principal at the American Diploma Project with the […]

A Lighthouse for learning

Another new charter school has created a place in north Tulsa and is ready to make an impact on students.Lighthouse Academy, located in the former Greeley Elementary School facility, opens this month, welcoming 280 students in […]