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Bronx Lighthouse Charter School

At Lighthouse Academies, we prepare our scholars through rigorous programs that provide them with a foundation that will allow them to succeed in and graduate from college. Our unique arts-infused curriculum, emphasis on social development and integration of diverse cultural opportunities augments learning and broadens horizons.


Quick Facts

Number of Scholars: 450
Grades: K-8
Date Opened:
Principal: TBA


  • Technology, Music, Art and Physical Education classes during the instructional school day
  • Opportunities for students to be instructed in small groups
  • Rigorous academic curriculum with an emphasis on writing and thinking critically
  • Development of Individualized Learning Plans for each student

Annual Events

  • Science Fair
  • Musical Performances
  • 5th Grade Experiential Camping Trip
  • Field Day
  • Hispanic Fair

Extracurricular Activities

  • Sports After School Program (seasonal)
  • Tutoring After School Program


  • Symphony Space
  • Teach For America


Apply now for 2015-16!

Go to the documents and links section above for news from the Board of Trustees. Para noticias de la Junta Administrativa.

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After school program for 6th and 7th grade, pick up an application at the school.


September 2015

  • September 1 & 2: Kindergarten- dismissal 1:00 pm
  • September 7: Labor Day - school closed
  • September 17: Back to School Night 5:30-7:00 pm; Board of Trustee meeting 7:00 pm
  • September 22: PTA Meeting attend 8:00 am or 6:00-7:15 pm
  • September 24: Eid al Adha - school closed

October 2015

  • October 12: Indigenous People Day- school closed
  • October 14: 8th Grade - PSAT morning
  • October 15: Board of Trustees Meeting 6:30 pm

November 2015

  • November 6: First Quarter ends 
  • November 9: Picture Day
  • November 10: PA Executive Meeting 6:00 pm
  • November 11: Veterans Day - school closed
  • November 19: Dismissal 1:30 pm; PT Conference 2:00-7:00 pm; Board of Trustee Meeting 6:30 pm
  • November 20: Dismissal 1:30 pm; PT Conference 2:00-5:00 pm
  • November 24: PA Meeting attend 8:00 am or 6:00 - 7:15 pm
  • November 26 and 27: Thanksgiving Day - school closed
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BLCS Staff Game Night - we are family!

Documents & Links

Latest Documents

Student Applications

School Calendars


School Supply List

Uniform Information

Board of Trustees

School News

Document Archive

Annual Reports

Board Calendars

Board Meeting Minutes

Board of Trustees


Financial Reports



Progress Reports

Scholar Family Handbooks

School Calendars

School News

Student Applications

School Leaders


Become a Lighthouse Academy Student

Discover, achieve and prepare for success in college and beyond. We will prepare your student academically, socially and culturally to succeed in and graduate from college. We will develop your student’s critical decision-making skills to prepare him/her for success in life. Lighthouse Academies offers small schools, small class sizes, longer school year, and longer school day so we can provide students with a high quality education. Don’t wait – apply now to transform your child’s future!



Join Our Team

Are you fearless, driven and forward-thinking? We need people who want to teach, lead and transform the lives of our students. We need people who share our passion for creativity and innovation. We are committed to developing the capacity of our staff with 20 professional days each year, individual coaching and collaboration. Join us in transforming children’s futures.

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Bronx Lighthouse Charter School

1001 Intervale Avenue, Bronx, NY 10459, USA

40.8231888 -73.8973846
Tel: 646-915-0025
Fax: 646-915-0037

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