My heart has been aching these past few weeks as details of the graduation scandal among DC Public Schools has broken...Read More
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On Friday afternoon, as I walked the halls checking on classes and trying to keep ahead of the storm -- willing myself to the closing bell and the impending three-day weekend -- I noticed a parent walking up and down our hallways and stairwells and around our property.Read More
Cornerstone was blessed to have one of our former students share her college experience with our Juniors and Seniors last week. She was one of our brightest students during her time with us and always exhibited the values of a Cornerstone student. Most importantly, she grew in the knowledge of the Lord during her time here.Read More
It was my first year as Principal, and I was forcing a new ninth-grader to take a makeup test after school. This reluctant test taker was probably one of our brightest students, but sadly he had no desire to do much work...Read More
Every morning during drop-off, I stand in front of the building to greet our students as they come in for the day. One day last year, as I was out front greeting, I saw two moms pull their cars up across from each other in the street...Read More
Imagine seeing a student grow from a rebellious middle schooler to a young man who takes his studies seriously, begins connecting personally with his teachers, begins to excel in his classes ... Then, over the course of a few weeks, you see him begin to take a turn...Read More