Chesapeake Lighthouse Foundation Schools Achieve Exceptional 2023 Star Ratings
[Laurel MD, December 13, 2023] — The Chesapeake Lighthouse Foundation is delighted to announce the remarkable success of its esteemed institutions, Chesapeake Science Point Charter School (CSP) in Anne Arundel County, Maryland and Chesapeake Math and IT Public Charter Schools in Laurel and Upper Marlboro, MD (CMIT), as they proudly maintain their 5-star and 4-star ratings in the recently published 2023 Maryland Star Ratings.
The Maryland State Department of Education has once again recognized the outstanding achievements of Chesapeake Science Point and Chesapeake Math and IT Public Charter Schools, solidifying their status as beacons of educational excellence in the region.
In response to the impressive star ratings, Mr. Yilmaz Ak, CEO of Chesapeake Lighthouse Foundation Schools, expressed his pride and gratitude for the continued success of the institutions. "Our schools continue to be beacons of light, and I am thrilled to announce that both Chesapeake Science Point and Chesapeake Math and IT Public Charter School have maintained their 5-star and 4-star ratings, respectively, across the board in the 2023 Maryland Star Ratings. This accomplishment is a testament to the unwavering dedication of our educators, administrators, students, and parents who work collaboratively to create an environment of excellence."
CSP Middle/High Public Charter 5 Stars
CMIT North Public Charter 4 Stars
CMIT South Public Charter 4 Stars
The Chesapeake Lighthouse Foundation is proud of its commitment to providing a high-quality education that prepares students for success. The 5-star and 4-star ratings reaffirm the foundation's mission to light the way for Excellence in Education.
The Chesapeake Lighthouse Foundation invites the community, parents, and stakeholders to celebrate this outstanding achievement with them. The commitment to maintaining high star ratings reflects the dedication to creating an educational environment that empowers students to excel academically and personally.
For more information about Chesapeake Science Point Charter School and Chesapeake Math and IT Public Charter Schools, please visit clfmd.org.
Mr. Tekin Tuncer, M.Ed.
Director of Accountability
Yilmaz Ak, Ed.S.
Chief Executive Officer
Chesapeake Lighthouse Foundation was established in 2003. In 2005 the first of seven STEM focused schools was established. Chesapeake Science Point MH Charter School in Anne Arundel County, and the Chesapeake Math & IT Academy Public Charter Schools, Prince George's County, remain among Best Schools (US News). The newest and 7th school, Chesapeake Science Point Elementary Public Charter School, is slated to open in 2023.