What We Do

Lighthouse Academy at Newburg provides a free after school program for elementary and middle school students from the Newburg area. We focus on homework completion, reading, and math tutoring. After  homework and tutoring, children may participate in any of our free enrichment programs.

Instrumental Music
College & Career Readiness Programs
Boys & Girls Mentoring Programs
4-H Club
Arts & Crafts
Every 1 Reads Program
Junior Achievement

Lighthouse Activity Center



For a view of recent Student Success Data of our after-school program, click here.
For the current Program Quality Assessment Performance Report, click here. 
Our free after school program  runs from 2:30pm-6:30pm Monday-Thursday during the school year. We provide a hot meal every day from Dare to Care  and homework assistance for Middle School from 3:05pm-3:30pm and Elementary from 4:00pm-4:30 pm. Enrichment activities are from 5:30pm-6:30pm.
Summer Program:
Our  5-week summer day program includes field trips to area attractions, theme- based activities to retain academic skills, and projects. It's a safe, welcoming place for your child to have fun and learn! For more information, Call Cynthia Overall at 502-964-5909.
Youth Mentoring Programs:
Boys -2-Men Mentoring  for boys 9-18: Contact: Thomas Overall: 502-500-3343
HALO Mentoring for girls 9-18: Contact: Cynthia Overall 502-964-5909
GED Program:
The Lighthouse Academy partners with Jefferson County Public Schools (JCPS) to offer a GED program at the Lighthouse. The program runs Monday through Thursday from 9 AM to 12 noon. For more information or to register, call JCPS at 502-485-3400 or visit the JCPS web site.