Cornerstone Christian Academy

12000 Zuni Street
Denver, CO 80234-0802
Tel: (303)451-1421
Grades: PK-12 | 265 students
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CCA is an inter-denominational evangelical Christian school.
As an independent PreK-12 school, Cornerstone is not solely connected to any particular church; rather we seek to be a resource to the whole Christian community of North Denver.
Celebrating our 20th year, Cornerstone offers moderate class sizes, competitive athletics, and a comprehensive college prep curriculum promoting a Christian worldview in a dynamic learning environment.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded 1996

Student Body

Total Students 265 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 26%
Students by Grade Cornerstone Christian Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 18 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Advanced Courses Anatomy and Physiology, Calculus I, College Literature & Composition, Pre-Calculus, Psychology I, Psychology II,
Average ACT score 23
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Modest Casual)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $5,450
Tuition Notes K-6th Grade Tuition: $5450; 7-12th Grade Tuition: $5650; Additional per family service/financial obligations. See website for details.
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant $2,400


Total Sports Offered 5 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Football, Soccer, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 4 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Foreign Mission Trips, Private Music Lessons, Robotics, Yearbook Robotics, Yearbook, Foreign Mission Trips,
Private Music Lessons,

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Life Christian Academy (2.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is The Goddard School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Bright Horizons at The Ranch Reserve (1 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Denver
    Grades: NS-PK | 141 students
    1 miles
    11305 Decatur Street
    Denver, CO 80234
  • Beaverton
    Baseline KinderCare
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-PK | 79 students
    1.3 miles
    18685 SW Baseline Rd.
    Beaverton, OR 97006
  • Northglenn
    Northglenn KinderCare
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-PK | 65 students
    1.3 miles
    701 West 114th Ave.
    Northglenn, CO 80234
  • Westminster
    The Goddard School
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: PK-KG | 33 students
    1.3 miles
    4097 Main St
    Westminster, CO 80031
  • Thornton
    Grades: K | 103 students
    1.8 miles
    12121 Pennsylvania St
    Thornton, CO 80241

School Reviews

When moving to the Denver/Westminster area four years ago, one of my wife and I's top priorities was finding a private Christian school where our daughter would attend. We visited CCA on the 2nd school visit and looked no further. Our daughter attended CCA all four years and would could not be happier with the experience she had and they way the school approached her education. Our daughter was involved in all aspects of CCA programs and I truly believe the Christ centered education has benefitted her and will have a profound impact on her life going forward now that she will be entering college. Thank you so much CCA!!
- Posted by Parent, 08/03/15
I have a student from your High School ask about enrolling in our On Line Driver ed Program. We have the an outstanding, Nationally recognized , CO DMV certified On Line Driver Ed Program. We would be very interested in sharing this with all of your High School Students. We have a contract with Adams 12 Star five School District. We are very close to your campus. You can reach me at 303-455-312 or 720-972-4231. I would be very happy to discuss what we cn offer your students.
- Posted by Parent, 04/20/15
We have 3 young boys in CCA (5th, 6th and 8th grade) and have been attending for a six years now. When we found CCA, we were looking for a change from public schools because the public school didn''t provide what we were looking for in terms of flexibility for students who learn at different pacing (one of our boys is a grade ahead in math) while another has issues with reading and needs extra help. We instantly fell in love with the family atmosphere of CCA, the small class sizes, and the emphasis on building character. CCA has a strong focus on equipping students for greatness. The staff, teachers, and administrators are all top caliber! They provide an excellent education and genuinely care about each and every student. We are extremely happy with our decision to attend CCA and now we can''t imagine our kids being enrolled anywhere else and neither can our boys. They are already talking about when they will graduate from High School at CCA. I would strongly recommend considering CCA if you are looking for a positive change.
- Posted by Parent, 06/20/14

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