Cornerstone Schools

Our Schools

Tuition-free charter schools serving K-12 in six buildings

Adams-Young Elementary

AYE serves grades K-5 in an historic Detroit building located near Schaefer and McNichols.


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Adams-Young Middle School

AYMS serves grades 6-8 at Southfield Freeway and Outer Drive.

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Jefferson-Douglass Academy

Located on the east side near Van Dyke and 7 Mile in the Nortown neighborhood, JDA serves grades K-8.

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Madison-Carver Academy

MCA is located near Lahser & Pembroke, in the Lahser-Berg neighborhood and serves grades K-8.

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Washington-Parks Academy

Serving grades K-8, WPA is located in Redford, near the Telegraph/Plymouth intersection.

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Lincoln-King High School

LKHS serves grades 9-12 in the Grove Street Community near Schaefer and McNichols.

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Why Parents Choose Cornerstone

From our family environment, to our rigorous academics, to our emphasis on character education and real-world experiences, there are many reasons parents choose Cornerstone Schools for their children.

Career Pathways
Promote Student Success

Beginning in Kindergarten, students are exposed to a variety of career paths to make them aware of career and college opportunities. Students participate in unique learning experiences with top companies from Detroit and around the world.


Cornerstone Athletics = Winning At Life


At Cornerstone, we’re preparing students who participate in our fitness and athletic programs to win on the field – and more importantly to win in life.

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The Importance Of Quiet Spaces At School


Learn why Cornerstone classrooms have dedicated quiet spaces to help students self-regulate.

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Meet Our Team

Tashawna Adams

Meet Our Team

Tashawna Adams empowers students by making sure they understand that they are intelligent, loved, and capable of great things.

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