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Seeking The Highest Standard

We're so grateful for how the Lord has blessed Cornerstone Christian School and we're excited to see where He will take us from here. Thank you for partnering with us in 2020. Make sure you see Mrs. Janet Etters' article on "Why We Need Christian Education" below.

Important Dates to Remember

January 2020
10 - Pork Loin & Rib Tickets/Money Due
14 - CCF Family Dinner @ 5:30 (Baked Potato Bar & Soup). Meeting immediately after about our race. Please come!
20 - No School
27 -  Fireflies Reading Program Begins
27-31 National School Choice Week


March 21, 2020 - Camden Family Fun Run. Please invite your friends and plan to attend
May 11-14, 2020 - Washington, DC Trip

Exciting Announcements 

What Homework?  Mrs. Janet is announcing what should be a HUGE reduction in homework at Cornerstone Christian School! The classroom day schedules have been improved in such a way as to provide more classwork time during the day - thereby reducing homework! Thank you teachers - you're wonderful!

January Students of the Month - Congratulations to Sawyer Smith and Addison Rollins on being the CCS notable students for January. 
 
                     

New Playground Equipment?  - That's right!  CCS has been given some very nice playground pieces that we'll be needing help installing soon. More to follow...

Why We Need Christian Education - By Mrs. Janet Etters, Principal

 
Christian education begins with the reality of God. God the Father, God the Son, and God the Holy Spirit, one God in three persons, who created and sustains all things.  At the very heart of Christian faith we are taught to love God and our neighbor. This teaches our students to be loving, caring citizens and to show kindness and respect. Our Christian values shape our students’ character to act in an honest, just and responsible way. We encourage them to realize their God-given talents and seek the highest standards in everything they do. 

The academic instruction at Cornerstone Christian exceeds the instruction given in our public school systems. The fact that we have stricter standards of behavior, and higher expectations of academic standards, opens the doors for your child’s life of future satisfaction and success. The benefits of sound education that is offered at Cornerstone Christian are far-reaching and more long-term. True Christian education involves loving and edifying instruction, grounded in God’s gracious revelation.

While no school is perfect, Christian education plays a vital role in the training of our children, and I believe it is absolutely essential. When it comes to the future of our children, we must make Christian education a priority. (Please click here to keep reading)

Thank you Bennett Family!

Thank you Terri, Quincy and Quentin Bennett for organizing Cornerstone's participation in the Camden Christmas Parade and Lights of Lugoff Parade. The bus looked great and it was so well organized we just got to show up, walk and enjoy great fellowship. What a blessing your family is to our school.

It's planned and it's going to be fun but we need your help! How?
COME TO THE MEETING and help us create this event - January 14, 5:30. Meeting will immediately follow dinner about 6:15 and hopefully end by 7:15. (Some may choose to drive two cars if the kids need to get home.)

Areas needed: 
1. Planners
2. Publicity Volunteers
3. Race Master
4. Family Fun Course Planning
5. Recruit Sponsors
6. Involvement - we NEED you!

You can organize your family and groups from your Bible studies, churches, workplace, favorite stores to come and do the 5K @ 9:00 and/or stay for the family event @ 10:00. 

Why are we doing this? Cornerstone Christian doesn't aim to be a large school, but we do need to grow from our current numbers. We hope by making the Kershaw County area more familiar with our school, we will attract more families and grow as the Lord wills.

Did you see this? 

Thank you Mrs. Janet Etters for directing this year's fantastic Christmas program. CCS sets high expectations for everything it does and this year, Mrs. Janet raised the bar again. 
 

Wear Your School Shirt Wednesdays

Thank you for participating in Wear Your CCS Shirt Wednesdays! You look great and the word is getting out. We'll keep sending Reminds about it. And, if you need a shirt, contact the office.

CCS Now Offers K2-12th Grade!
Tell your friends and save $380
(that's a month's tuition!)
when they sign up. Contact the office
for details.


Want to get involved? Contact Bekah Lawing at 803-420-4931 or here

  • Miss Rachel would love to have a volunteer to come and read with her students occasionally or to help out at recess.
  • Do you know of a daycare center that needs to hear about CCS? We love future students too.
  • Would you share about Cornerstone with your church? We have flyers and posters.
  • Do you have a place we could park our bus to advertise?
  • Can you help with the 1st Annual Family Fun Run hosted by Cornerstone Christian School in Spring 2020! Contact Terri McCollister or the office
Your good words are the best advertising for Cornerstone - please spread the word!

4 Easy Ways to Support CCS


Download the Box Tops for Education App. and select Cornerstone Christian School as your school. Scan every grocery receipt and we will get instant credit for any participating items. Click here for all the information.

 
Amazon provides a super easy way to support CCS with   
extra funds. Amazon donates .5% of the price of every eligible AmazonSmile purchases to the charitable organization that you select. As of November we've earned $70.88 for Cornerstone Christian this year. Register today and donate to CCS every time you shop. 


In your grocer's freezer section, look for Tyson Products that display the Tyson Project A+™ logo. The label you save is easily identified by looking for the simple 1, 2, 3 program steps. Each label is worth 24¢ cash!




Cut and collect Proof of Purchase labels on Community Coffee brand coffee to help our school earn money for new textbooks, computers, and even playground equipment. 

 

Important Downloads

Student and
Daycare Handbook

 
 

New 2019-2020
School Calendar

 
 
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