Cornerstone Academy

17455 Old Frederick Rd
Mount Airy, MD 21771
Tel: (301)829-4730
Grades: 7-11 | 6 students
Cornerstone Academy is a Maryland State approved non-public school specifically designed for children diagnosed with learning differences in grades 6 - 12.
Cornerstone is a member of the Association of Christian Schools International(ACSI) Children and Adults with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (CHADD), and International Dyslexia Association.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Christian Schools International (CSI)
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades 7-11
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Year Founded 2002

Student Body

Total Students 6 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade Cornerstone Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 2 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 3:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
50%
Average Class Size 5 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $18,000
Average Financial Aid Grant $2,500
Acceptance Rate
90%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Martha Zeher

School Notes:

  • Cornerstone Academy is equipped to provide instruction for children who have special needs including: Dyslexia
  • Processing Deficits
  • Attention Disorders
  • Academic Skills Disorders
  • School Phobias
  • Socialization Issues
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • PDD
  • Language Disorders
  • Recovery Credits
  • Home/Hospitalization Instruction
  • HSA Course Credits
  • Profile last updated: 09/02/2014

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Mount Airy Christian Academy (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mount Airy Christian Academy (1.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Mount Airy Christian Academy (1.6 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Mount Airy
    Grades: PK-12 | 303 students
    1.6 miles
    16700 Old Frederick Road
    Mount Airy, MD 21771
    (410)489-4321
    1.6PK-12
    303
  • Mount Airy
     Glenwood Academy
    Special Program Emphasis
    Grades: PK-9 | 55 students
    2.6 miles
    16151 Old Frederick Road
    Mount Airy, MD 21771
    (410)489-6959
    2.6PK-9
    55
  • Mount Airy
    Grades: PK-KG | 22 students
    4.1 miles
    Po Box 970
    Mount Airy, MD 21771
    (301)829-5272
    4.1PK-KG
    22
  • Damascus
    Montgomery Methodist Childrens Center
    Daycare / Preschool (Methodist)
    Grades: NS | 145 students
    4.7 miles
    28325 Kemptown Road
    Damascus, MD 20872
    (301)253-4884
    4.7NS
    145
  • Mount Airy
    Grades: 1-10 | 26 students
    4.8 miles
    14910 Harrisville Rd
    Mount Airy, MD 21771
    (410)775-0302
    4.81-10
    26

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The average private school tuition in Frederick County, MD is $9,233 for elementary schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Frederick County, MD is 81% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).