Cornerstone Christian Schools Photo #1 - Our beautiful 40 acre campus includes over 80 classrooms, including 6 Science Labs, 4 music rooms, 2 art rooms, and 2 libraries. We also have a state of the art Field House, 6 soccer fields, 3 baseball/softball fields, and 2 full sized Football/Soccer fields.
Cornerstone Christian Schools Photo #1 - Our beautiful 40 acre campus includes over 80 classrooms, including 6 Science Labs, 4 music rooms, 2 art rooms, and 2 libraries. We also have a state of the art Field House, 6 soccer fields, 3 baseball/softball fields, and 2 full sized Football/Soccer fields.
Cornerstone Christian Schools Photo #2 - CCS offers a complete fine arts department including award winning theatre productions, band, music, vocal ensemble, art, pottery, and more!
Cornerstone Christian Schools Photo #3 - CCS offers a wide-range of sports for every grade level. We offer over 20 Middle School and 11 varsity sports programs. Even at the youngest age, CCS promotes physical activity and healthy competition.
Cornerstone Christian Schools Photo #4 - Through our Warrior Digital Learning Initiative, CCS teachers, administration, and technology specialists have investigated ways to increase student achievement through the use of technology. Through this special initiative, every student from K4 through grade 12 has the tools to succeed now and in the future.
Cornerstone Christian Schools Photo #5 - CCS offers several Advanced Placement(™) and other college-preparatory courses. We currently offer 15 AP courses including World History, U.S. History, U.S. Government, Psychology, Biology, Chemistry, Physics 1, Calculus AB, Calculus BC, Statistics, Spanish Language and Culture, Studio Art: Drawing, English Language and Composition, English Literature and Composition, and Music Theory.
Cornerstone Christian Schools Photo #6 - Our world class coaching staff consists of Godly men and women who have achieved the highest level of experiences in the NCAA, WNBA, NBA, NFL, and MLB. Our coaches are driven to develop and disciple the God-given potential of each student athlete training them with a Kingdom perspective that will impact future generations for Christ through their athletic abilities!
Cornerstone Christian Schools Photo #7 - CCS students are spiritually alive, intellectually alert, socially adept, and physically disciplined. We also have a more diverse student population at 74.4% than the city of San Antonio which sits at 64.5%.
Cornerstone Christian Schools Photo #8 - Services available to every student include bus routes to and from our campus from all over the city, including Fort Sam Houston. We also offer extended care, summer care programs, and student enjoy fresh and delicious meals made every day by onsite culinary staff lead by our Head and Soux Chef.
Cornerstone Christian Schools is a Christ-centered college preparatory school, committed to academic excellence.
Our academic program exceeds state requirements.  The curriculum is designed to prepare students for the rigors of college life, and engulfs the learner in science, technology, engineering, art and math.
The significance of academic work, however, goes beyond collecting sufficient credits for graduation and scoring well on college entrance exams.
Cornerstone Christian Schools promotes the pursuit of lifelong spiritual growth. All students have the opportunity to participate in a wide-range of sports, fine arts programs, community service activities, and more. School services include bus routes, on-site chef and culinary staff, and extended care and summer care programs. All teachers and programs are accredited by the Association of Christian Schools International, SACS/CASI, and ICAA.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Top Ranked TX School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 1,326 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $9,940
  • Acceptance rate: 95%
  • Average class size: 15 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

Cornerstone Christian Schools ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Texas for:

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-12
ADD/ADHD Support
Learning Difference Programs
Learning Programs Supported
ADD/ADHD, dyslexia, some forms of autism,mild learning differences
Year Founded
Summer School Offered
Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Students
1,326 students
Student Body Type
% Students of Color
State avg.: 40%
Students by Grade
Cornerstone Christian Schools Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
110 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size
15 students
Number of AP Courses
16 courses
List of Courses Offered
Advanced Courses
Biology, Calculus AB, Calculus BC, Chemistry, English, English Language and composition, English Literature and composition, Music Theory, Physics 1, Psychology, Spanish Language and Culture, Statistics, Studio Art: Drawing, US Government, World History
Average SAT score
Average ACT score
Classroom Dress Code
Uniforms, plaid/khaki/navy/red

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Please see the Cornerstone Christian Schools website for complete tuition rate information.
Summer Program Cost Notes
Please see the Cornerstone Christian Schools website for complete summer program rate information.
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Cynthia Hughes



Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
19 extracurriculars
Club or Organization:
American Sign Language, Astronomy Club, Board Game Club, Chess Club, Hiking Club, International Thespian Society, Jazz Band, Library Student Advisory Board, Math Olympics, National Art Honor Society, National Honor Society, Robotics Club, Spanish Honor Society, Student Council, Table Tennis Club, Tri M Music Honor Society, Warrior TV Productions

Arts and Music Programs:
Creative Art

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Warrior Care

School Notes

  • Cornerstone Christian Schools purpose is to develop and train the whole person spiritually, intellectually, physically and socially with unprecedented excellence in a Christ-centered culture. We invite you to learn more about our world-class coaches, unmatched facilities, and specialized classes to better prepare your child for college or career.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Cornerstone Christian Schools cost?

Cornerstone Christian Schools's tuition is approximately $9,940 for private students.

What is the acceptance rate of Cornerstone Christian Schools?

The acceptance rate of Cornerstone Christian Schools is 95%, which is higher than the national average of 85%.

Does Cornerstone Christian Schools offer a summer program?

Yes, Cornerstone Christian Schools offers a summer program. Visit their summer school page for more information.

What sports does Cornerstone Christian Schools offer?

Cornerstone Christian Schools offers 14 interscholastic sports: Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Dance, Football, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Weightlifting and Wrestling. Cornerstone Christian Schools is ranked as one of the top 20% of private schools in Texas for most sports offered.

What is Cornerstone Christian Schools's ranking?

Cornerstone Christian Schools ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Texas for: Highest percentage of faculty with advanced degrees, Largest student body, Most sports offered and Most extracurriculars offered.

When is the application deadline for Cornerstone Christian Schools?

The application deadline for Cornerstone Christian Schools is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (13 reviews)
My student has attended CCS since K4 and now a Freshman. The school has outstanding academic arts, and athletics program but most of all, it is a Christ-centered institution. Kudos to Dr Higgins and staff for running a tight ship at CCS. From the school Superintendent to the Security team and everyone in between, they are certainly making a difference in every CCS student`s life. Students graduating from CCS will positively make an impact in very facet of our society bringing with them the Spirit of Jesus.
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My grandson is in his second year(K5) and everything about this school has far exceeded our lofty expectations. I`m confident that he is getting an extraordinary educational experience, well worth the tuition. The loving faculty and excellent facility doubled with the Christ based curriculum made our decision very easy.
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My son is in his second year at CCS' Kinder Campus. There is no pre-k or kinder program that can compare! The classes have fewer than 10 students. It's not a daycare program! The pre-k program is modeled just like a kinder classroom. It's challenging yet fun. Our son excelled! Because of the pre-k program, he was already reading going into kinder and math is a breeze for him. His teachers are so kind and loving. This program for this tuition rate is unheard of! We can't wait for the new campus on NW Military to open!
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My son began K4 at the Kinder Campus in Stone Oak this school year. So far, we love it! He matured so much in the first quarter. He's an emotional kid, but he quickly learned to control his meltdowns. We love his teacher. She is patient, loving and kind. She believes in differentiated instruction so she takes time with each student to teach them at their own level. Every day, the students do math, reading, technology, science, Bible, recess, PE and a special (Spanish, art, music or library). I really can't say enough good things.
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Excellent school. I had a daughter graduate from the school. The academics, core values and the spiritual teachings cannot be compared. I would highly recommend CCS!
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If you are looking for a well rounded school that is safe, has teachers who care, Christ centered, sports, challenging academics, then CCS is for you! We feel blessed to be part of such a great school.
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CCS is an amazing School. We are a military family that moves frequently. My children have settled in as though they have been here since the beginning. We have two boys at CCS - one Elementary and one in Secondary. The teachers in both schools challenge yet love our kids as their own. My 8th grade son has excelled academically in areas that we didn't see were his strengths. Our teachers are also in constant contact with us regarding upcoming projects, assignments, tests, and school events. I love the communication!!!! Our Elementary son's teacher is always keeping us up to date on how he is doing in class and areas that she would like to see him work on. I appreciate that she partners with us to help my son excel! Between sports, organizations, academics, faculty and staff - CCS is Outstanding!
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The academic services program offered by CCS is above & beyond any program offered by other private or public schools. The majority of private schools do not even offer a program for students that have learning differences. The faculty at CCS are aware of these students with learning differences and they really work hard to help them be successful in their academic careers.
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My children have been attending CCS since 2012, this has been the best decision ever. I hesitated at first coming from a lower tuition school, but the Lord carried us here and he has made it a way for us. My kids are so happy here. The technology, the sports programs,state of the art facilities and the loving and understanding faculty/staff make it all worth it. They are also one step ahead in making CCS the best out there. It really shows that they want to best for us, and I LOVE IT!
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My son started at CCS this year and we love it! The teachers are loving and kind and truly there for the kids. Each week I get positive feedback from his teacher about how he is doing, they keep in contact with you and let you know how your child is doing. I love hearing about the things he is learning through songs and different movements. Most of all I love that I have peace about my son being there, I do not have to worry about his safety nor the intentions of the teachers that work with him.
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My children have been at Cornerstone Christian Schools for their entire academic career. It is their home away from home. They each have thoroughly enjoyed their experiences thus far. It is a very well-rounded atmosphere. The children are challenged academically, spiritually, and athletically. I could not imagine have them anywhere else.
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My chidren have been at Cornerstone Christian Schools for the last three years. Overall, we have been pleased. While they already have a good academic program, they are continually striving to improve. Both of my children have to work hard to continue to do well in their studies. Two of the things that my family truly appreciates are the caring teachers/staff and the way the school holistically incorporates Biblical principles throughout all areas. While no place is perfect, we definitely have had a good experience here at Cornerstone Christian Schools.
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This is a fantastic school with administrators and faculty that are well-educated, progressive, patient and loving. The school emphasizes science, technology, engineering, art and math. They have 100% college acceptance, Bible-based teachings, and are constantly adding new and creatice teaching methods. I wasn't pleased when I switched from public school to CCS, but in retrospect there was no better school I could have attended.
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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Top Ranked TX School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 1,326 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $9,940
  • Acceptance rate: 95%
  • Average class size: 15 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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