Welcome to Cornerstone Academy
Our Mission & Vision
Our Mission at Cornerstone is to assist parents in providing an excellent classical education and in building godly character founded on a biblical worldview resulting in passionate disciples of Jesus Christ.
Our Vision is to further impact this community and the world with well-educated Christian leaders who think clearly and listen carefully with discernment and understanding; who reason and articulate precisely; who are capable of evaluating their range of experience in the light of the scriptures; and who do so with eargerness in joyfull submission to God.
Being, by instinct, an engineer, business person, and a problem solver does not readily equip one to do much vision casting. People like me see the world in which they live, and perhaps a few years into the future, but have a really hard time seeing over the horizon. We know that as leaders we have a responsibility to provide guidance, direction, and goals that inspire those around them to invest into ‘a vision’, but how?
Years ago, I did catch ‘a vision’ cast by someone else.
Louisville, KY, the city of my birth, had something that was really appreciated by its citizens, very large natural parks. The most beautiful park was Cherokee. A wide stream ran the length of the park with large, very old trees all around. In the spring of 1974 a tornado swept across the city, destroying houses and buildings, and the trees of Cherokee. The destruction was almost total, nearly two thousand trees. A small group of citizens organized an effort to replant the park. They borrowed some words from an old Greek saying, “It is indeed a wise man who plants a tree under whose shade he will never sit.” The effort was successful, the trees were replanted, and the words have stayed with me ever since.
At Cornerstone, our highest goal is to graduate young men and women who think clearly and listen carefully with discernment and understanding; who reason persuasively and articulate precisely; who are capable of evaluating their entire range of experience in the light of Scripture and who do so with eagerness, in joyful submission to God. We also...
Cornerstone Academy offers a variety of sports extracurricular activities for students. We recognize the positive benefits of student involvement in both competitive and non-competitive clubs and teams that link academic learning with real-world, hands-on activities. Through participation in clubs and sports, students will build strong relationships and gain a deeper understanding of how to apply academic and spiritual knowledge to everyday life.
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