Southwest Detroit Lighthouse Charter Academy
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.
- Add 1 grade each year until the school is K-12
- Safe and Nurturing Environment
- Rigorous Academics
- Social Development
- Arts Infusion
- Diverse and Bilingual Environment
- Small Group Academic Interventions
- Transportation for Scholars who Qualify
- Physical education, Music, & Art Electives
- Art Gallery
- Chess Club: Monday & Wednesday
- Orchestra Club: Tuesday & Thursday
- Art Club: Monday & Wednesday
- Healthy Kids Club: Monday & Wednesday
Club Hours: 3:45-4:45 p.m.
- Latino Family Services After School Program: Mon-Thu 3:45-5:45 p.m.
- Covenant Community Care Dental Clinic
- Detroit Hispanic Development Corporation
- S.W. Solutions Early Head Start
- Family Alliance for Change
- CHASS Clinic
- Latino Family Services
- National Kindney Foundation (PE-Nut Program)
- Institute for Population Health (Vision & Hearing)
- Detroit Pal
- Read to a Child
Next Board Meeting April 14 at 5:00 p.m.
- March 5 - Parent Meeting 8:30am
- March 27 - Third Quarter Ends
- April 3-10 - Spring Break
- April 13 - Professional Development - NO SCHOOL
- April 14 - Parent Teacher Conferences NO SCHOOL
- April 15 - Board Meeting 5:00 p.m.
- April 16 - Parent Meeting 8:30a.m.
Documents & Links
Scholar Family Handbooks
Board of Directors
- SDLCA LHA Service Agreement
- SDLCA LHA Service Agreement Amendment 1
MI Transparency Reporting
Scholar Family Handbooks
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.