The Pillar – June 2018

  Cornerstone Scholars Take on Global Cultural Awareness In June, Cornerstone Schools celebrated Cultural Diversity with coursework focused on countries and cultures around the world. The theme extended to the Partner Mornings, with visitors exploring various cultures with students in their classrooms. Watch an African dance that one group of students performed during Partner Morning […]

Big Green launches Learning Gardens with Cornerstone Schools in Detroit.

Lincoln-King Academy was thankful for the sunshine that highlighted the Planting Party on Friday, June 8th at their new Learning Garden. Big Green (, a non-profit dedicated to building a healthier future for America’s children, sent Jonathan Pavley, Garden Educator, to guide the planting of the first seeds in the newly installed garden. With more […]

The Pillar – May 2018

  Hour of Code Comes to Cornerstone PricewaterhouseCoopers, a Cornerstone Corporate Partner, brought Hour of Code to Madison-Carver Academy earlier this spring. The national initiative provides students across the U.S. with a basic understanding of computer coding and inspires interest in technology. Read More Congratulations Cornerstone Marketing Department The Cornerstone Education Group Marketing Department received […]

The Pillar – April 2018

  Pennies for Patients We’re so proud of our Washington-Parks Academy third graders. They practiced their teamwork skills and raised close to $500 for leukemia patients, earning the top two spots in a school-wide Pennies for Patients Campaign in February. Way to go, WPA third grade! More Photos Alumni Spotlight: Cristy Miles What kind of difference […]

Durant Honored at Churchill Fellows Weekend

Students accompany Detroit honorees to Churchill Fellows Weekend for once-in-a-lifetime educational experience  Cornerstone’s co-founder and former CEO William Clark Durant III, was inducted into the Association of Churchill Fellows during the March 24, 2018 Churchill Fellows Weekend at the National Churchill Museum on the campus of Westminster College, along with four other prominent leaders, including […]

The Pillar – March 2018

Team Up to Tutor a Cornerstone Student! You can be a part of a child’s success story. Cornerstone Schools is recruiting a team of volunteers to tutor students in grades K-8 at our Washington-Parks Academy. To volunteer or learn more, contact Jennifer Oswald, Dean of Academics, Washington-Parks Academy, at 313-592-6061. […]

Cornerstone Health + Technology High School partners with Purpose Prep for student leadership development!

As part of an ongoing commitment to the communities they serve, Great Expressions Dental Centers (GEDC), a leading dental support organization, has teamed up with Purpose Prep, an online education resource transforming the student learning experience through innovative and engaging solutions for K-12 districts and schools. Together, GEDC and Purpose Prep will empower teen Detroit students at Cornerstone Health and […]


Cornerstone is seeking volunteers from the community for a school-wide initiative, the Partner Morning Program.   The Partner Morning Program is exclusive to Cornerstone schools. Hundreds of volunteers called Partner Morning Friends come together to interact with students four times per year for just two hours per visit. Partner Morning Friends donate their time and […]