Cornerstone Schools

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Our Schools

Tuition-free charter schools serving K-12 across five campuses.

Jefferson-Douglass Academy

Located on the east side near Van Dyke and 7 Mile in the Nortown neighborhood, JDA serves grades K-8.

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Lincoln-King Adams-Young Academy

Cornerstone’s first K-12 learning community, LKAYA serves students across three campuses on the west side of Detroit.

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Madison-Carver Academy

MCA is located near Lahser & Pembroke, in the Lahser-Berg neighborhood and serves grades K-8.

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Washington-Parks Academy

Serving grades K-8, WPA is located in Redford, near the Telegraph/Plymouth intersection.

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Cornerstone Health & Technology High School

CHTHS serves grades 9-12 and is located on the Southfield service drive at Outer Drive.

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Not sure which school is the right one? Ask us!

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Why Parents Choose Cornerstone

From our family environment, to our rigorous academics, to our emphasis on character education and real-world experiences, there are many reasons parents choose Cornerstone Schools for their children.

Career Pathways
Promote Student Success

Beginning in Kindergarten, students are exposed to a variety of career paths to make them aware of career and college opportunities. Students participate in unique learning experiences with top companies from Detroit and around the world.

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April 23, 2021


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April 23, 2021

School Uniforms – Promoting Cooperation and Positive Behavior

When you visit one of our schools, I promise you’ll be impressed by how great our students look.

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March 11, 2021

Parent Engagement Leads to Student Success

At Cornerstone, our families are important to us. We love connecting with our parents and caregivers and welcoming their involvement in a variety of ways throughout the educational journey of their child.

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