Cornerstone Academy

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 TypeSpecial Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Christian Schools International (CSI)
Religious AffiliationChristian
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Year Founded2002
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students18 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
26%
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade Cornerstone Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers3 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio6:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
50%
Average Class Size5 students
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$18,000
Average Financial Aid Grant$2,500
Acceptance Rate
90%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorMartha 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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The average private school tuition in Maryland is $10,739 for elementary schools and $16,601 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Maryland is 81% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).