Monument 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: 515
Grades: K-8
Date Opened:
Principal: Kim Randall



  • SHINE Character Program
  • Responsive Classroom
  • Developmental Designs for Middle School

Annual Events

  • Back to School Night
  • Fall Festival
  • Holiday Extravaganza
  • Evening of the Arts
  • Family Movie Night
  • Pastries with Principals
  • An Evening of the Arts
  • GREAT Night!
  • Parent Informational Meetings
  • Math and Science Night
  • Valentine's Dance

Extracurricular Activities

  • 21st Century After-school Program
  • Basketball
  • Volleyball
  • Track and Field
  • Tutoring
  • G.P.A. (GREAT PArents Association)
  • Etiquette class
  • Gospel Chior
  • Debate Club
  • Dance
  • Flag Football


  • Wal-Mart
  • Best Buy
  • YMCA
  • Indianapolis Parks
  • Girls, Inc.
  • Bridges of Indiana
  • Pennies for Patients
  • Knights of Glory Drum  and Bugle Corps
  • Community Alliance of the Far Eastside C.A.F.E.
  • Girl Scouts


Check out interview our College Prep Academy Principal Jagga Rent did with Inside Indiana Business Gerry Dick at the Indiana Black Expo Summer Celebration where he served on a panel discussion about reengagement.

Click here for more information about the plans for Lighthouse schools in Indiana for 2014-15.

To apply for the 2014-15 school year, click on Apply tab and apply online or download pdf for Indianapolis Lighthouse application.



19- GREAT Night: Monument Movie Theatre
25-29- No School, Fall Break
1, 8, 15, 22- Dismiss at 2pm for Teacher PD




MLCS K-7 participated in the Student Treasures book publishing activity!
All students wrote and published their own books!

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Kim Randall

Kim Randall
Mrs. Randall has more than 29 years experience in education, as a teacher, Director of Instruction, and now principal. She graduated from Ball State University with a Bachelor’s degree in education, and IUPUI with a Master’s degree in education. She has since continued her education at Marian University because she believes in lifelong learning. Mrs. Randall was a mentor with the Indiana Department of Education for 10 years, helping and supporting teachers complete their licensing. She has taught grades K-3 and 6-8 and loves being a part of each child’s learning. Additionally, she has taught music and computer technology to multiple grade levels, She particularly enjoys supporting teachers in their efforts to reach and teach each child.
Director of Student Services

Valerie Miller

Mrs. Miller has ten years of experience in education. She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Elementary Education from Ball State University, a Master’s Degree from Walden University in Curriculum and Instruction and is currently pursuing an Administration License from Indiana Wesleyan University. H She began her journey as an educator in 2003, as a third grade classroom teacher for Indianapolis Public Schools. After spending five years as a classroom teacher, Mrs. Miller accepted a position as a Reading First Coach; it was during this time that she discovered her joy for designing small group interventions and helping classroom teachers discover new strategies to use with their students. These new discoveries led her to Monument Lighthouse Charter School as the Title 1 Coordinator for the past 4 years. Her professional goal is to continue to be a lifelong learner and to share new strategies with upcoming educators.


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!

Apply to Indianapolis Lighthouse Charter School for 2014-15.

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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Monument Lighthouse Charter School

4002 North Franklin road USA

Tel: 317-897-2472
Fax: 317-897-2460

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