Lighthouse Education Center serves 119 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
Lighthouse Education Center placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-29% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 36%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20-29% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 48%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 4:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 36% (majority Black).
- School Type: Special education school
- Grades: Kindergarten-12
- Enrollment: 119 students
- Student:Teacher Ratio: 4:1
- Minority Enrollment: 32%
- Graduation Rate: <50% (Top 1% in MI)
- Overall Testing Rank: Bottom 50%
- Math Proficiency: 20-29% (Btm 50%)
- Reading Proficiency: 20-29% (Btm 50%)
- Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education
Lighthouse Education Center ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:
Lighthouse Education Center's student population of 119 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has grown by 50% over five school years.
Total Classroom Teachers
Students by Grade
Lighthouse Education Center is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,925 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Lighthouse Education Center is 0.50, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.55. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
State Level (MI)
Overall Testing Rank
#2181 out of 2925 schools
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
Student : Teacher Ratio
Two or more races
All Ethnic Groups
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
School Statewide Testing
School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education
Frequently Asked Questions
What is Lighthouse Education Center's ranking?
Lighthouse Education Center is ranked #2181 out of 2,925 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Michigan.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
20-29% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 36% MI state average), while 20-29% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 48% MI state average).
What is the graduation rate of Lighthouse Education Center?
The graduation rate of Lighthouse Education Center is 50%, which is lower than the Michigan state average of 86%.
How many students attend Lighthouse Education Center?
119 students attend Lighthouse Education Center.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
68% of Lighthouse Education Center students are White, 18% of students are Black, 6% of students are Hispanic, 4% of students are Two or more races, 2% of students are American Indian, and 2% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Lighthouse Education Center?
Lighthouse Education Center has a student ration of 4:1, which is lower than the Michigan state average of 17:1.
What grades does Lighthouse Education Center offer ?
Lighthouse Education Center offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-12
What school district is Lighthouse Education Center part of?
Lighthouse Education Center is part of Berrien RESA School District.
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