Cornerstone Christian Academy

  • Cornerstone's commitment to the educational and spiritual success of our students is foundational to our curriculum objectives.
  • In the summaries below, you will see an emphasis on the development of knowledge and skills as well as character.
  • The learning process is further enhanced through courses in art, music, computers, library science, and physical education.
  • The educational philosophy of Cornerstone Christian Academy reflects our vision of a Christian learning community in partnership with the family that develops the whole child to their highest potentials: intellectual, spiritual, physical, emotional, cultural, and moral.
  • To thrive in the world as self-reliant citizens all children should develop intellectually, taught with the highest standards of instruction from the basic skills to higher order concepts and cultural literacy, all children should develop spiritually, nurtured in faith, wisdom and biblical knowledge, in order to represent God's people in the world and walk in God's light through their lives.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools
Religious AffiliationChristian
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Year Founded1988
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students191 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
100%
State avg.: 23%
Students by Grade Cornerstone Christian Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio11:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size18 students

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineMay. 1 / Jun. 29
Yearly Tuition Cost$5,500
Tuition NotesFinancial assistance available. Average family tuition is $2500
% on Financial Aid
99%
Average Financial Aid Grant$3,000

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.2 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Computer Club

Arts and Music Programs:
Voices in Praise Choir

School Notes

  • Cornerstone's commitment to the educational and spiritual success of our students is foundational to our curriculum objectives. In the summaries below, you will see an emphasis on the development of knowledge and skills as well as character. The learning process is further enhanced through courses in art, music, computers, library science, and physical education. The educational philosophy of Cornerstone Christian Academy reflects our vision of a Christian learning community in partnership with the family that develops the whole child to their highest potentials: intellectual, spiritual, physical, emotional, cultural, and moral. To thrive in the world as self-reliant citizens all children should develop intellectually, taught with the highest standards of instruction from the basic skills to higher order concepts and cultural literacy, all children should develop spiritually, nurtured in faith, wisdom and biblical knowledge, in order to represent God's people in the world and walk in God's light through their lives.
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  • Philadelphia
    Grades: K-9 | 103 students
    1.4 miles
    5001 Spruce St 21
    Philadelphia, PA 19139
    (215) 747-3347
    1.4 K-9
    103
  • Philadelphia
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    10.6 miles
    6445 Bingham St
    Philadelphia, PA 19111
    (215) 725-3383
    10.6 PK-8
    352
  • Philadelphia
    Grades: PK-3 | 34 students
    0.4 miles
    5447 Chester Ave
    Philadelphia, PA 19143
    (215) 727-7795
    0.4 PK-3
    34
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    4.8 miles
    910 N. 6th Street (Multiple Campus Locations)
    Philadelphia, PA 19123
    (215) 792-6224
    4.8 PK-12
    546
  • Philadelphia
    Grades: 1-12 | 295 students
    4 miles
    2101 S College Ave
    Philadelphia, PA 19121
    (215) 787-2600
    4 1-12
    295

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