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Jefferson Lighthouse Elementary School

1722 West Sixth Street
Racine, WI 53404

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Phone:  262-664-6900
Fax: 262-664-6910
Head of School:  Jeremy Benishek
Publc School, Grades K-5
School Enrollment: 
IB Students:
PYP Coordinator:  Colleen Strain E-mail: colleen.strain@rusd.org
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Jefferson Lighthouse Elementary is an International Baccalaureate (IB) Primary Years Programme (PYP) School. Jefferson Lighthouse has been authorized to offer the IB PYP Programme since January 2012.
Jefferson Lighthouse is part of the Racine Unified School District (RUSD). RUSD features rigorous academics and strong programming in the fine arts, foreign language, career-to-work, physical education, technology and other electives.  With approximately 21,000 students at 34 schools, we are the fourth largest school district in the state of Wisconsin.  As a district, we are proud of our diversity and the success we create for all of the students we serve. 
We strive to reach our North Star Vision that "All students will graduate career and/or college ready."

Our school's mission statement is "Internationally-minded learners inquire, collaborate, and take action."

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