News - Cornerstone Schools

May 21, 2019

Creating Long-lasting Success

Increasing Cornerstone Student Success with the Senior Defense Project. School districts across the country have been working on ways to increase the college retention rates of their students…

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October 24, 2018

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.

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September 18, 2018

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…

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July 27, 2018

Cornerstone Student Shadows Ford Motor Company CEO

Meet Gevon. He will be a senior at the Cornerstone Health + Technology High School in the fall. This summer, he is working at Lear Corporation, thanks to connections he made as an internship participant at Cornerstone.

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April 30, 2018

Durant Honored at Churchill Fellows Weekend

Students accompany Detroit honorees to Churchill Fellows Weekend for once-in-a-lifetime educational experience.

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April 27, 2018

The Difference between Charter Schools and Traditional Public Schools

Cornerstone Charter Schools EducationParents choosing free public education for their children have more than one option in the city of Detroit. More than half of all K-12 students in Detroit attend charter schools…

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April 28, 2017

Holli Franklin: Inspiring Every Day

Holli Franklin, a parent at Washington-Parks Academy, lost her sixteen year old son a year and a half ago in a tragic car accident.

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February 9, 2017

A Checklist for Choosing A School

Before visiting a school, we recommend you make a list of the schools you wish to see. Be sure to visit all the schools on your list, if you can.

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December 8, 2016

Marquette-bound Cornerstone senior Jamal Cain on mission

It always has been about the mission for Jamal Cain. “My father was in his life a lot before he passed away, and he always told him if basketball was important to him, there was a mission he had to complete…

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August 18, 2016

Cornerstone Schools Featured in Detroit Free Press Story

Check out the news story featured in the Detroit Free Press on Cornerstone Schools.

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July 26, 2016

Cornerstone Announces Expansion, New CEO, and Jack Nicklaus Coming to Detroit

Cornerstone hosted a press conference on June 30, 2016 to make some big announcements.

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