A Pillar of Education in Detroit

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Serving Detroit

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Promise to All Students

Our Approach

The lower school’s concentration is to build strong core cognitive skills with emphasis on emotional, physical and intellectual well-being.
  • Foundational Concept Acquisition
  • Theme Units of Study
  • Cross-Cultural Approach (Integrating All Diciplines)
  • Character Education
  • Foreign Language/Culture Immersion
  • 3rd-5th Athletics
  • Fine Arts
  • Choir/Instrumental Music
  • Co-curricular Programs
  • Yearly Community Service Involvement
  • 2nd-5th Grade Advisory Program
  • Integrated Technology
  • National Honor Society
The middle school program will continue to develop knowledge acquisition and critical thinking skills, while transferring concepts to action research to encourage their passions and potential for learning.
  • Authentic Thematic Projects
  • 7th-8th Career/College Exploration
  • Community Service
  • Collaborative Action Research
  • Character Education
  • Fine Arts
  • Foreign Language Immersion
  • Athletics
  • Co-curricular Programs: Robotics, Service Clubs, etc.
  • Choir/Instrumental Music
  • Integrated Technology
  • 8th Grade Inquiry Exhibition Projects
  • Summer Academic Camps
  • National Honor Society
The high school program will focus on developing students’ passions as leaders and world changers.
  • Internships
  • Job Shadowing
  • Character Education
  • Career Preparation (Business, Advanced Manufacturing, Healthcare, Information Technology, Construction, and more)
  • Career Partnerships (Lear, Beaumont Health, Deloitte, Microsoft, and more)
  • Career Site Visits
  • Hands-on Learning
  • Industry Certifications
  • College Preparation
  • Advanced Placement Courses
  • Action Service – Local/State/National
  • Athletics
  • Foreign Language Immersion Clubs
  • Co-curricular Programs: Clubs, Forensics, Service Organizations, Academic Clubs, Robotics Teams
  • Dual Degree Programs (UofD Mercy, Wayne County Community College)
  • Interscholastic Teams
  • Fine Arts
  • Choir/Instrumental Music
Beginning with the class of 2019
A Fulfilling Life
Cornerstone For Life provides qualified graduates with career and college services.
  • Career Counseling and Support Services
  • Career Assessments
  • Professional Skills Training
  • College Counseling
  • Alumni Connections