Lighthouse Christian Academy and Bible Institute

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Lighthouse Christian Academy & Bible Institute

The Community Mission is pleased to announce our new affiliation and partnership with the Lighthouse Community Church & Academy!

Our Partner School is located in Lyon Station, Pennsylvania! The Academy, Lighthouse Christian Academy (LCA) was founded in 1978 and works with hundreds of homeschoolers worldwide, assisting them to achieve excellence in academics and their Christian lives, and enabling them to receive a well respected diploma. Our Ministry is based on the Word of God. We are non-denominational, and strive to seek the Holy Spirit for direction.

LCA is registered with:

  • The Pennsylvania Department of Education
  • Division of Non-public Schools
  • Christian Law Association
  • American College Testing Program
  • Pennsylvania Association of Accelerated Christian School

For an application to enroll in one of our programs, please contact us at 570-573-8089

What Academics are offered by the School?

All students are tested on a yearly basis to check their academic achievement. We also provide our students with college admissions testing and guidance. Lighthouse will also provide connections with Local Career and Technology Centers, for students that are interested in a vocational program.

LCA provides three diplomas:

1. General

2. Vocational

3. College Prep

Graduation requirements are printed in the LCA handbook. All information concerning the operation and guidelines of the school are listed in the school handbook. This is discussed and reviewed at the parent orientation.

  Home School Program

LCA provides administrative support and evaluation services for home school students. Parents can also purchase the Accelerated Christian Education Curriculum from LCA. Home schoolers are enrolled as an extension of LCA and are allowed to take their achievement tests when offered by the school.

Children that complete all of their high school studies and are evaluated by the principal of LCA, will qualify to receive their high school diploma. LCA maintains an academic transcript of each student which is transferable to employers and colleges. SAT or ACT college entrance exams are available to home schooled students by registering on line at, please use 391-389 as your high school code number. Tutorial services are also available to home scholars.

Lighthouse Bible Institute

LBI offers a continuing education college level program for Christians who are interested in furthering their education. Up to 60 credits are available and can be taken by correspondence. We also work in conjunction with other Christian Colleges and help students to make up courses over the summer in order to graduate. These courses must be approved by the college registrar. High school students can also take college courses in their junior and senior years.

    Adult & Continuing Education

LCA has the perfect program for adults that would like to receive their high school diploma, take Bible courses to teach Sunday School, Bible studies, or to get involved in an active ministry in your church. We offer courses in Christian Counseling, Lay Ministry and Christian Education. Feel free to call  570-573-8089 for more information, or e-mail us at [email protected].


Tuition is $3,000 per student, $2,000 for each additional student per family. Registration cost for the BIBLE INSTITUTE is $100.00  and $150.00 per credit. Tutorial sessions will cost $20 per hour. 



Go to:  for a secure donation through PAYPAL or mail your donation to: THE COMMUNITY MISSION  825 Mahantongo St. Pottsville, PA 17901

PARTNERING CHURCHES(over $1,000), MINISTRIES & INDIVIDUALS will receive a LIFETIME DISCOUNT of 20% of tuition for every applicant they refer.

If you are able to help us on a regular or 1 time basis, please let us know. Also, please go to our website to see our list of MINISTRY NEEDS and/or to donate to us securely through PAYPAL.

 Pastor Bob Alonge   [email protected] 781-413-7604