About the Principal
Stacey Martinez is currently the principal of two Lighthouse Academy schools. Lighthouse Academy North Campus and Lighthouse Academy St. John's. Lighthouse Academy North is home to the Anchor program which welcomes refugee students from all over the world. Lighthouse Academy St. John’s is an on-site school program for the residents of DA Blodgett St. John’s Home who are considered unsafe to attend schools within the community. Between the two sites, we serve approximately 100 students throughout the school year. Stacey's educational and professional background includes obtaining a Bachelor’s degree from Grand Valley State University in Secondary Education with an emphasis in Social Studies. She has worked as both a Teacher and a Behavior Specialist in the five years previous to her assuming her current role as principal. She completed her Master’s degree in Educational Leadership from the American College of Education.