The Lamplighter School

  • Lamplighter is a school that consistently strives to promote a high degree of excellence in the teaching and learning of those basic and academic skills needed to cope successfully with the demands of contemporary society.
  • At Lamplighter, learning is believed to be a lifelong endeavor.
  • To that end, the Lamplighter community tries to build a sense of trust, where students feel free to express and test their views and can come to enjoy learning for its own intrinsic worth.
  • All children are expected and encouraged to develop and perform at their highest potential.
  • The school is committed to fostering a sensitive environment that supports the development of self-confidence and self-reliance as well as the nurturing of creativity and critical thought.
  • These goals are accomplished in a warm and caring atmosphere.
  • We value individuality and encourage all children to reach their potential, while respecting their similarities and differences.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Other school association(s)
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-4

Student Body

Total Students 440 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
23%
State avg.: 35%
Students by Grade The Lamplighter School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1
National avg.: 13:1
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