Cell Phone Policy Implemented in Cornerstone High School

Cell phones have become so much more than just phones in today’s world. They are mini-computers, cameras, calendars, note-takers and so much more and we carry them around in our pockets all day, every day. The presence of cell phones in schools has been a topic of discussion for the better part of a decade[…]

Microsoft TEALS

The class is just about to start and students are seated and logging in to their laptops. It is early in the morning on the second week of school and this Microsoft TEALS class is full of young men, and one young woman, eager to learn more about computer science and technology. TEALS, which stands[…]

The Pillar – August 2018

  The Pillar – August 2018 The Pillar | August 2018 Welcome Back, Cornerstone Family! Summer’s fading and school starts in just a few days. The Cornerstone team has been busy getting ready for our scholars to return to the classroom on September 4th. We’re fortunate to have an amazing team of educators. Here’s to[…]

Summer Events Change Lives

The success of Cornerstone students depends on the generosity of others who make the life-changing programs at Cornerstone possible through their financial support.  Three supporters hosted fundraising events for Cornerstone students this summer.  Their efforts help to raise money for Cornerstone making it possible for us to continue to deliver a world-class education, and transform[…]

It’s a NEW Partner Morning!

Hello Cornerstone Partners! We’re excited to announce several meaningful changes to our Partner Morning Program for the 2018-2019 year. These improvements will enhance the Partner Morning experience for both students and Partners. Read about all of the changes below:   The Partner Program has a new look! The new program logo depicts students and Partners[…]

The Pillar – July 2018

The Pillar – July 2018 The Pillar | July 2018 Cornerstone Student Gets to Shadow Ford Motor Company CEO Meet Gevon, an incoming senior at the Cornerstone Health + Technology High School. Gevon recently had a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to shadow one of the country’s leading CEOs, Jim Hackett of Ford Motor Company, for a day.[…]

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 (biggreen.org), 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[…]