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About Us

                   flag.jpg           Welcome to our store!                          
                                        Family owned since 2001!

Closed Friday and Saturday October 18-19, 2019.
Shipments resume on Monday.

We are glad you stopped by for a visit  in the beautiful North Carolina Mountains!

This is our 10th year providing supplies for Foundations Science!

For CC, we have Complete Classroom Boxes, Family Boxes, Weekly Supply Packs, Tutor Training, and Components to DIY for your campus!
We test every experiment multiple times to ensure a successful outcome on your campus.

See our Facebook page for videos and pictorials.

Who is Lighthouse?

Joseph is the Challenge A Director and I am a former Foundations Tutor in Spruce Pine.
We have 2 challenge students and 2 foundations/essentials students in our family.

Joseph is also a basketball coach for several local groups/leagues.
Our children enjoy Basketball, Karate, Clogging, Piano, Art, Firefighting, EMT, and more.

We have homeschooled since the beginning, and are enjoying it more every year.

Your questions and concerns are very important to us.
We are dedicated to providing outstanding products and customer service. 
You can reach us by Email, Phone, Text Message, or Facebook messages.
 Our mission is to help make teaching easy and fun.
We hope you find everything you need for your classroom.
 Please let us know if you need any help.

Carpe Diem,
Joseph and Teresa Wirtz
EMAIL:  [email protected]
Phone / Text Message: (828) 260-9426

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