Cornerstone Prep: Highlighting Happiness

Cornerstone Prep in Acworth, GA, was featured in a School Choice article for its community impact.

What’s more exciting to students than Spring Break? How about the week before Spring Break?

At Cornerstone Preparatory Academy, a private school in Acworth, Georgia, students spend all year gearing up for the week before Spring Break, which the school calls“IMPACT Week.”

During IMPACT Week, Cornerstone’s 200 or so high school students can’t be found on campus. Instead, they’re attending 15 different trips— some local, some international— each of which builds comradery and includes a service component.

This year, one group’s mission led them to Ecuador to help at a cystic fibrosis camp. Another group, Video Heroes, took on the mission of filming and editing a video for a local homeless ministry.

Read the entire article here.

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Jenny Blair
Jenny Blair
Communications Specialist | UMSI
Jenny was first introduced to the University-Model® in 2011 when she began teaching AP English at Christian Life Preparatory School in Fort Worth. Jenny joined UMSI in 2013 and currently serves as Communications Specialist. She enjoys working with schools in the academic arena as well as organizing training opportunities for school leaders and teachers. She enjoys spending time with her husband Donnie and their son, little Donnie, photography, making music, and traveling the world. Jenny and her husband, Donnie, currently reside in Leicester, England.