Admissions Process

Partner with us! Cornerstone Christian Academy is always looking to partner with families who are committed to Jesus Christ. We want to come alongside parents to educate and disciple the hearts and minds of our students. Cornerstone equips students, from preschoolers to teens, with a challenging curriculum from a Biblical worldview, in an environment centered around the Gospel.

 

Admissions Criteria
  • The family’s commitment to a personal walk with Jesus Christ.
  • The family’s record of church attendance.
  • The student’s academic and behavioral record.
  • A former principal’s reference.
  • The student’s scores on standardized tests and entrance exam.
  • For high school applicants, the student’s desire to attend Cornerstone Christian Academy.
  • The family’s and student’s responses to questions during the admissions interview.
Admissions Timeline

Cornerstone Christian Academy’s enrollment is always open; we are always seeking to bring more partners into our ministry of Christian education.

Typically, the admissions process roughly follows this sequence:

Fall Semester:
  • Tour Cornerstone
  • Schedule a shadow day for your student
  • Meet with Admissions Director to discuss Cornerstone's mission and opportunities for your student
  • Read the Student-Parent Handbook to determine if Cornerstone is truly a fit for your family.

Spring Semester:
  • January: Apply online
  • February: Complete the admissions test and family interview
  • March: Receive your admissions decision and apply for financial aid
  • April: Receive financial aid package and enroll
Visit CCA

Experience what it’s like to be a Cornerstone Patriot!  Spend the day at Cornerstone, meet our energetic students and passionate teachers, and participate in our thought-provoking classes.  It’s the best way to get to know who we are.

To schedule a tour or a visit day, contact the Admissions Director: Kate Baxter, kbaxter@ccacornerstone.com, 440-943-9260. 
  • School Tours: Our Admissions Director would be pleased to take you on a personal tour of our beautiful campus. The tour typically lasts about 45 minutes and can be scheduled at your convenience.
  • Visit Days: Potential students are always invited to spend the day with us. Visit days are scheduled one Wednesday a month.  Contact the Admissions Director to schedule a day that works for your student.
Re-enrollment

Re-enrollment begins in January of each year. Click here to re-enroll your student(s), and pay the application fee, all online. 

Cornerstone Christian Academy
Enrollment Tuition and Fee Schedule 2019/2020
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                                            | Tuition |Activity & Technology Fee|Sports Fee |New Student Application
  4-year-old
   Kindergarten                          | $4,865 |                   waived              |      none       |               $25           
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   Elementary
   K5-4th grade                          | $5,595 |                     $225               |        $95        |              $25           
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   Middle School
   5th –6th grade                        | $6,995 |                     $250               |      $125        |             $25             
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   Junior High
   7th-8th grade                          | $7,345 |                      $275               |      $145        |             $25           
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   High School
   9th–12th grade                       | $7,975 |                      $325               |      $175        |             $25         
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Other
Families with multiple children attending Cornerstone receive a $50 credit on the Activity & Technology Fee for each additional child.

Financial Aid

A Christian education for your child may be much more possible than you think. At Cornerstone, we are committed to making a Biblical worldview education possible for as many families as we can, with our financial aid process.

Financial Aid may be available.
  Financial aid is a need-based gift, applied for annually, extended when possible, if qualified, and processed in order of necessity and applicancy.  Application costs $40 per family, non-refundable.  The maximum possibility for aid is 50% of tuition.  Financial aid is tied to volunteer service hours.  

Payment Options

Option 1:  Payment of tuition in full by August 1, 2019.  Automatic withdrawal.

Option 2: Sixty percent (60%) payment of tuition by August 1, 2019, and remaining 40% payment of tuition to FACTS by January 5th or 20th, 2020.  Automatic withdrawals. FACTS will assess a one-time service fee of $20.

Option 3:  Payment of tuition to FACTS utilizing the 11-month FACTS monthly tuition payment plan.  Monthly tuition payments are due on either the 5th or 20th of each month, June through April by Electronic Funds Transfer.  FACTS will assess a one-time service fee of approximately $50.00 per account.