Lighthouse Christian Academy

Tel: (609)597-3915
Grades: NS-6 | 37 students
Lighthouse Christian Academy tries to raise up effective leaders of Godly character who will blend academic achievement and biblical truth to influence society for the glory of God.
Students will grow and develop in an atmosphere permeated with God’s love and grace where each child will mature at their individual pace, secure and unthreatened.
By focusing on Christ, Lighthouse Christian Academy will maximize the gifts and abilities of every student and prepare them to be “salt and light” in the world.
Lighthouse Christian Academy students will be trained to be dynamic and interactive in the engagement of our culture from a biblical worldview inspired by spiritual integration and personal commitment to Christ.
Through excellence in teaching, Lighthouse Christian Academy students will have the benefits of a challenging course of study emphasizing reading and mathematical competencies integrated with technologies that result in the development and application of higher cognitive skills.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool-6
Year Founded 1979

Student Body

Total Students 37 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 31%
Students by Grade Lighthouse Christian Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 5 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 7 students
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(khaki pants/skirts/jumpers and polo shirts/ blouses/button down shirts)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Ocean Academy (16.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is All Saints Regional Catholic School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest preschool is All Saints Regional Catholic School (1.7 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Manahawkin
    Grades: PK-8 | 334 students
    1.7 miles
    400 Doc Cramer Blvd
    Manahawkin, NJ 08050
  • Forked River
    The Goddard School
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: K | 71 students
    10.5 miles
    214 Lacey Rd
    Forked River, NJ 08731
  • Forked River
    Forever Young Nursery School
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-PK | 89 students
    11.4 miles
    1030 Lacey Road
    Forked River, NJ 08731
  • Lanoka Harbor
    Pigwiggen School
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: K | 62 students
    11.4 miles
    22 Easy St
    Lanoka Harbor, NJ 08734
  • Lanoka Harbor
    The Education Academy
    Special Education School
    Grades: 1-8 | 40 students
    11.4 miles
    505 Us Highway 9
    Lanoka Harbor, NJ 08734

School Reviews

Excellent educational oppurtunity. My children went as charter students back in the 80's. They went on to further their private education and were readily sought after. All three have been very successfull and I attribute that to LCA. Thanks LCA. Alan Baker
- Posted by Parent, 04/10/12

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