Christ The Cornerstone Academy

  • Christ the Cornerstone Academy uses Abeka curriculum which is provided for the educational needs of the pupils from preschool through fifth grade.
  • It takes into consideration the background of the pupil and adjusts the learning experience to the ability of the pupil.
  • Every pupil is given the opportunity to develop his or her abilities in the same measure as the Lord has blessed him or her. The objectives of a Christian education cannot fully be accomplished in a school day.
  • It is very important to have the same aims and directions being reinforced in the home.
  • During the year, we encourage the school children to share their joy in Christ with the members of Christ the Cornerstone Lutheran Church in worship service.
  • Christ the Cornerstone Academy welcomes students of any race, color, national and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school.
  • Christ the Cornerstone does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national or ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, admission policies, and athletic or other school programs.

School Overview

Religious AffiliationLutheran Church Missouri Synod
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-5
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Year Founded1978
Summer School OfferedYes
Summer Program Cost$248
Summer Program Cost NotesOur Summer Program is open to students Grade 1st through 9th. The cost is $248 per week for Full-Time.
Summer Program DetailsLink to Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Students136 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 45%
Students by Grade Christ The Cornerstone Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio19:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size12 students

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$6,500
Tuition NotesKindergaten - 5th Grade Annual Tuition is $6,500. Preschool Tuition varies based on age and number of days enrolled. Visit for more details.
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.10 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Coding Club, Craft Club, STEM Club, Student Council

Arts and Music Programs:
bell choir, Chorus, Recorder Ensemble

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Basketball Club, Cross Country, Volleyball Club
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • San Diego
    Atonement Lutheran Preschool
    Daycare / Preschool (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    Grades: PK-K | 65 students
    7 miles
    7250 Eckstron Ave
    San Diego, CA 92111
    7 PK-K
  • San Diego
    Grace Lutheran School
    Daycare / Preschool (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    Grades: NS | 62 students
    11.6 miles
    3967 Park Blvd
    San Diego, CA 92103
    11.6 NS
  • El Cajon
    First Lutheran Preschool & Kindergarten
    Daycare / Preschool (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    Grades: PK-K | 29 students
    13.7 miles
    867 S Lincoln Ave
    El Cajon, CA 92020
    13.7 PK-K
  • Imperial Beach
    St James Lutheran Preschool & Kindergarten
    Daycare / Preschool (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    Grades: PK-K | 26 students
    23.5 miles
    866 Imperial Beach Blvd
    Imperial Beach, CA 91932
    23.5 PK-K
  • La Mesa
    Christ Lutheran School
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    (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    Grades: NS-8 | 322 students
    12.1 miles
    7929 La Mesa Blvd
    La Mesa, CA 91941
    12.1 NS-8

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