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Lighthouse peer jury provides alternatives

A jury of 17 students at Lighthouse College Prep Academy question a freshman who was suspended recently for fighting. They also give the students advice on how he can improve his behavior and his grades.

Gary Lighthouse wins attendance award

The students at Lighthouse Academies won the first traveling trophy for school attendance for the month of October.The students had an overall attendance rate slightly above 92 percent, and students in grades 8 through 12 had […]

Gary school implements new way to learn from mistakes

The girls sat side by side Friday, eating their lunch and talking, with one offering the other a bite of pizza.The two freshmen at Gary’s Lighthouse College Preparatory Academy had been fighting just two days before, but […]

Lighthouse looks to lead

School District 12 in the South Bronx has reported a low four-year graduation rate for its high school students ― 54.1 percent for the class of 2014.A charter school on Intervale Avenue is not only looking […]

Instrument donation helps Tulsa charter school expand music offerings

A new kind of music now fills the halls at Lighthouse Charter School.The squeaks of clarinets, honks of trumpets and bangs of cymbals being played by beginners is music to the ears of everyone excited about […]