Entries by Christopher Stevens

Grandparents’ Day Schedule

Convocation                8:30 – 8:45 K-4 song                     8:50 – 8:55 Kindergarten               8:55 – 9:05 Preschool                     9:05 – 9:15 Grade 1                       9:20 – 9:55 Grades 1 and 2 song    9:55 – 10:00 Grade 2                       10:00 – 10:15 Grade 3                       10:20 – 10:25 Grade 3 and 4 song     10:30 – 10:35 Grade 4                       10:35 – 10:45 High […]

Summers at Cornerstone!

Cornerstone offers a variety of options for keeping children engaged during the summer. Please email dcossette@cornerstonesalina.com with questions and to reserve your spot for camp. 1. Kindersmusik Summer campFor ages 3-7 yrs. Snack and craft included. Enroll for Kindermusik camp at www.joyfulnoisesalina.com. See attachment for full details. 2. New Student CampEach new student entering Grades […]

Stretching Students

If you put a pull-up bar in the gym, students—more boys than girls—will line up to try it. Many of them will fail and many will not be able to do very many or as many as the boy who did the most. Some may not even be able to reach the bar but will […]

Can the presence of books in the home benefit children for a lifetime?

At Cornerstone, we encourage every family to participate in reading aloud together (even after children are able to read on their own), because it cultivates rich opportunities for academic, relational, and even spiritual growth. This study from the Australian National University explores the benefits of a well-stocked home library on children, even as they enter […]

Working in Adversity

Why do we continue to work hard, even harder, in a crisis? I have been wondering about this. We started back only three days from the end of Spring Break. We have asked your children (and their teachers) to work hard by transitioning to Cornerstone at Home. I have found that this Cornerstone at Home […]

Raising Sturdy Children

We know that good parenting is an essential part of a child’s academic and moral development. Come hear Keith McCurdy, counselor and education specialist, talk about how to raise sturdy children. Thursday, April 16, 2020, at 6:30 PM – 8 PM at First Southern Baptist Church – Salina, KS. Keith provides counseling and consulting services […]

Parents, Actually, We Do Need You

From our Nation’s birth there have been people, men and women, who have given their lives in service to their country. Some of them in their serving, like John Adams or Thomas Jefferson, have lived to a ripe old age.  Others have died at a very young age; some would say too soon, but these […]

Memorial Day Reflection

Friends on the Wall From our Nation’s birth there have been people, men and women, who have given their lives in service to their country. Some of them in their serving, like John Adams or Thomas Jefferson, have lived to a ripe old age.  Others have died at a very young age; some would say […]