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Mission and Vision Statement

Cornerstone School promotes the development of the whole child through a play-based curriculum which ignites curiosity, inspires creativity, and promotes character. We are committed to strengthening families by offering opportunities for discussions, parenting and child development workshops, and social events where parents and children can connect with other members of the community. Cornerstone School promotes understanding and diversity in a community that is energized by a variety of faith traditions and cultures.

Guiding Principles

  • Childhood is valued as an exciting time for exploration and growth.
  • Children are empowered to take risks and ask questions as they experiment with an array of developmentally appropriate materials and activities.
  • Children are inspired to become lifelong learners as their natural curiosity leads them to seek answers to their questions.
  • Children experience encouragement and acceptance as they grow into a deepening understanding of themselves and the world around them.
  • Children are active members of the classroom community, developing pro-social skills and forming positive relationships with peers and adults.
  • Children celebrate the diversity of our community by sharing songs, stories, and cooperative games that foster understanding and openness.
  • Children flourish in an environment that nurtures their development in all facets of life.

Cornerstone Experience

At Cornerstone, early childhood education is more than just child's play. Our secure facilities provide a space where children can experiment with an array of developmentally appropriate materials and activities. Bright, lively classrooms with an abundant supply of open-ended materials inspire creativity and collaboration.

childhood cirriculum

The Cornerstone experience promotes the development of the whole child through an engaging curriculum that ignites curiosity, inspires creativity, and promotes character.