1. Attend Information Meeting
Parents are required to attend a scheduled information meeting about the school in order to fully understand the expectations of their involvement in the education of their child at Lighthouse. Meetings will be held at Lighthouse for the 2018-19 School Year: December 6, 2018 at 6:00pm, January 14, 2019 at 6:00 pm, February 4, 2019 at 6:00pm, March 5, 2019 at 6:00, and April 9, 2019 at 6:00.
2. Complete Application
If, after reviewing the school material and praying about this important decision parents are still interested in the school, they complete the application and return it to the school office along with all academic records and other information as specified in the application packet. There is a non-refundable $50 per family application processing fee required at this time. Student Application
3. Family Interview
If a satisfactory application is received, the student applying for admission will be interviewed by Admission Committee members. This will allow the opportunity to answer any questions about Lighthouse and ensure it is the best educational fit for the family. An interview will be arranged by phone once a satisfactory application has been processed. Incomplete or unsatisfactory applications will not result in an interview.
4. Entrance Testing
Entrance testing is required for all new students enrolling in academic classes. Testing will determine placement in the appropriate courses according to math and language arts skills specific to our curriculum. Parents may supply copies of the student’s ACT, SAT, PSAT, CAT, Stanford Achievement Test, or Iowa Basic Skills Test as a substitute for the placement testing if completed within 12 months prior to registration.
5. Diploma Planning
All full-time high-school students must undergo academic advising to establish a diploma plan. All students will receive confirmation from the registrar of their final class schedule. Upon confirmation of enrollment, the registration fee is due in full and a payment plan for tuition must be established. A Required Textbook/Materials list will be provided, along with purchasing information. Immunization records or the appropriate exemptions are also due.