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FAQs

What types of curricula does The Lighthouse Schools offer?

    • The Lighthouse Schools offer its own unique curriculum design holds 3M Individualized Progress Curriculum and Arizone State University Digital Prep Curriculum.

Are there any age restrictions for enrolment?

    • We ask for the official enrollment age rules for 6-12 Grades by Iowa State, Department of Education.

Are the courses taught in English or Arabic?

    • Our courses are held in English with the exception of select electives, which will be instructed in Arabic, Turkish, or Spanish.

What qualifications do the teachers have?

    • Our mentors and main course teachers are certified from Iowa State, Department of Education

What is the cost of attending The Lighthouse Schools?

    • The cost of attending The Lighthouse Schools offers a considerably more affordable tuition rate to other private boarding schools nationwide. You can find more details in the Tuition Fee page.

Does the school provide boarding facilities?

    • Yes, we have 175 student capacity in our first dorm for 2023-2024 educational year.

Are there any extra-curricular activities available at The Lighthouse Schools ?

    • We organize a variety of cultural and extracurricular activities intended to encourage students to explore their interests and talents, including: clubs, sports teams, art programs, and community service projects aligned with religious values.

Does The Lighthouse Schools have an alumni network?

    • The Lighthouse Schools was founded in 2023. While we do not have any alumni from our program as of yet, we are in active collaboration and contact with many alumnis of our campus from Ashford University and St Claire College.

Does The Lighthouse Schools have a dress code?

We implement a dress code to maintain unity and belonging.

    • Any casual fit navy pants, light gray polo shirt, light gray sweatshirt, black sneakers or black boots.

Are there any extracurricular activities offered at The Lighthouse Schools?

    • Soccer, valleyball, basketball, wrestling, swimming, tracking and fıtness center activities are best practices for extracurricular activities.

What type of support services are available for students and their families at The Lighthouse Schools?

It is essential to provide comprehensive support services for both students and parents to ensure their well-being and satisfaction. Here are some key support services typically offered at The Lighthouse Schools:

    • Academic Support: Offer academic support services such as tutoring, study groups, and academic counseling to help students excel in their studies. Provide guidance on subject selection, college preparation, and career exploration.
    • Counseling and Mental Health Services: Have trained counselors or therapists available to provide emotional support, guidance, and counseling services to address students’ mental health needs. Create a safe and confidential environment for students to express their concerns and seek assistance.
    • College and Career Guidance: Offer college and career guidance services to help students navigate the college application process, explore career paths, and make informed decisions about their future. Provide resources on scholarships, internships, and other opportunities.
    • Health and Wellness Services: Provide access to healthcare professionals, nurses, and regular health check-ups to ensure the physical well-being of students. Promote healthy lifestyles, stress management techniques, and mindfulness practices.
    • Cultural and Extracurricular Activities: Organize a variety of cultural and extracurricular activities to encourage students to explore their interests and talents. Offer clubs, sports teams, art programs, and community service projects aligned with religious values.
    • Parental Involvement: Foster parental involvement through regular communication, parent-teacher meetings, and workshops. Keep parents informed about their child’s academic progress, behavior, and overall well-being. Provide opportunities for parents to contribute to school activities and initiatives.
    • Safety and Security Measures: Implement robust safety and security measures to ensure the physical safety of students. This can include security personnel, surveillance systems, emergency preparedness plans, and controlled access to the school premises.
    • Peer Counseling Network: Establish and maintain an active network to provide ongoing support and networking opportunities for former students. Assigned mentors will guide current students and offer insights into career paths and life beyond the school.
    • Community Engagement: Encourage students and parents to actively participate in community service projects, interfaith dialogues, and outreach programs to foster social responsibility, tolerance, and cultural understanding.

Does The Lighthouse Schools provide transportation to and from campus?

    • We provide the transportation to and from Chicago ORD Airport, organizations arranged and scheduled by the school management and shopping centers on weekends 

Is there a meal plan?

    • Yes, In our modern kitchen, which is under the management of our master chefs, we produce and serve halal meals suitable for their need and tastes they like  age of children.

Explore The Lighthouse

The best way to experience The Lighthouse is to visit and meet some of the people who make it extraordinary. You’ll get the feel of campus and the Clinton city of IOWA. Your visit will provide an opportunity to explore our campus.