Welcome to Bronx Lighthouse College Preparatory Academy

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About Us


We prepare our students for college through a rigorous arts-infused program.


All students will be taught by a highly effective teacher in a nurturing environment and will achieve at high levels. Each student will develop the knowledge, skills and values necessary for responsible citizenship and life-long learning. The impact of our collective efforts will fundamentally change public education.

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*If you bring the SAT or ACT question of the day, with all work shown, and a one-paragraph well-written explanation to Ms. Choi, you can receive merits!

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Rolling Updates

  • BLCPA Families: April Announcements BLCPA Families: April Announcements You can cut all the flowers but you cannot keep spring from coming. Pablo Neruda Dear BLCPA Families,   We have an exciting month for our scholars. As we phase into the remainder of the year, expect a monthly update with dates and events of importance. Here is what is coming up for April/an early preview for May:   Date Event Notes April 14 Dress down day for students who had family survey responses. We have a 94% family completion rate as of April 13, 2014. *Contact Ms. Olmedo with questions April 17 Report Card Conferences 12:30 to 6:30 p.m. in the CPA gym *Students will get a dress-down day on April 24 ...
    Posted Apr 13, 2015, 1:12 PM by Alice Choi
  • Kicking off Spring with College Visit to Haverford College!
    Posted Feb 26, 2015, 9:31 AM by Alice Choi
  • Lock-­‐in Information for Families  [for best viewing, please see PDF attached] Lock-­‐in Information for Families Dear BLCPA Families,   Each year, the College Prep Academy has hosted a “Lock-In,” which is an event that builds pride and connections between students.   What is the Lock-­In? The  event  is  an  organized,  all  night  event  at  the  CPA,  where  students  spend  the  night participating in special activities, before ending with a big, supervised slumber party in our gym.   During the event, CPA staff members will supervise students, and students will be separated by gender during the sleep over.  Ms. Hardcastle will be in attendance throughout the event.  In addition to that, students are expected to uphold all rules and policies of the school ...
    Posted Feb 2, 2015, 12:15 PM by Alice Choi
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