Points of pride
A Member of the Grand Valley State University Community
Location & Contact
Yes, Transportation is Provided
The Goal Line is our transportation method.
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|Accepting New Students?||
Yes - Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th
|Application Priorities||Siblings of Current Students, Former Students, Children of Staff, Children of Board Members|
Please apply online.
Academics & Activities
Personalized Learning: the tailoring of pedagogy, curriculum, and learning environments in order to meet the different learning needs and aspirations of students.
Blended Learning: Combining face-to-face instruction with personalized, engaging learning experiences powered by digital tools and technology.
Personalized Learning is our methodology; we use Blended Learning as a strategy to help us get there
Principal's Club for K-8 students who demonstrate excellence in academics, leadership, and behavior; National Junior Honor Society; Personalized learning on iReady platform and ixl platform; Chromebooks in every classroom; extended learning day designed to increase student achievement; after-school opportunities such as Elite Spanish Club, Chess Club, Choir, Dance, and others; sports programs such as basketball, softball, track, volleyball, and cheer; annual trip to Washington, D.C. for 8th grade students; Pretty Brown Girls program with life skills development; boys mentoring program.
|Leadership and Mentoring|
Is there a parent advisory council?Yes
School Safety Culture
We have developed an emergency operations plan for school buildings and trained all staff in school safety. All visitors to Cornerstone are scanned through an ID and real-time background check system. We have added additional security personnel for home athletic events and all schools use restorative justice practices.