LightSail Case Study: San Miguel


San Miguel Academy is an all-boys middle school in Newburgh, New York, where 75% of students are English Language Learners. Boys typically enter 5th grade reading well below benchmark — with some at 1st grade reading levels. During 2014-15 the school integrated LightSail into an existing 45-minute reading block with hopes of improving student literacy outcomes.

Read about the tremendous impact that LightSail had on the reading levels of students at San Miguel and hear from the school’s educators about about the difference in student attitudes toward reading.