Minnesota Council for the Gifted & Talented

Connections. Advocacy. Resources. Equity. Support.

Spring Lake Park Schools
Grades Served
1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Program Name(s)
Lighthouse School
Type of Program
Public, School within a School
Admission Requirements
We look at IQ or ability scores, achievement scores, along with a portfolio and student interview
2E Accommodations
Along with our facilitators meeting accommodations throughout the day, student needs may also be met by our Special Education teacher, Speech Pathologist, or Social worker.
2 Sentence Description
The Lighthouse is a school for gifted and insatiable learners aligned around: inquiry-based, complex learning, self-direction and collaboration with intellectual peers under the guidance of a nurturing staff providing high expectations, choice and challenge and fostering personalized experiences so that each student feels valued, inspired, challenged, and has a sense of belonging resulting in innovative and successful participation in future academic, life and career endeavors.