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
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
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
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