For Staff


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When will my job end at East?
Your employment with Lighthouse Academies will end on the last day of school at Indianapolis Lighthouse East which is Thursday, June 6, 2019.

Will I be paid through my last day?
Yes. All employees will be paid through their last day of employment. Paychecks will be distributed according to the standard pay period calendar.

Will there be any incentive for me to stay?
While we know this news is difficult, we expect all teachers and staff to remain committed to the scholars of Indianapolis Lighthouse East through the end of the school year. Any proposed incentives will be reviewed by and are at the discretion of the LAI Board.

What will happen with my insurance and benefits?
Your insurance and benefits with Lighthouse Academies will end on your last day of employment. You will be eligible for benefits continuation through COBRA.

Will I qualify for unemployment?
Yes, Lighthouse employees affected by this decision will be eligible for unemployment benefits.

What is the hiring process at the South campus?
All current East staff will be interviewed if they are interested in positions at the South campus. These interviews will take place the week before spring break.