Cornerstone Classical Academy - Colorado Springs

Parents in Colorado Springs are excited about the “Purpose Driven” model of education their students would have the opportunity to receive. Merlin Holmes, the founder of Capstone, has helped open 5 very successful charter schools in Colorado.  This track record of excellence bodes well for the future of Cornerstone Classical Academy.

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Intent to Enroll

numbers are important because they demonstrate community support and parent interest.


Launch Date:

Capstone Academy is working to open in the 2018/19 school year.



Grade Levels:

The current plan is to open with grades K-5 or K-6, and grow to include K-12.




Cornerstone Classical Academy will be in the northern third of Colorado Springs.  We are currently evaluating several potential properties.

Who can enroll?

Any family desiring a great school where strong academics are combined with a positive and joyful culture should fill out a non-binding Intent to Enroll form.

Why another charter school?

Current charter schools in northern El Paso County have strong academic performance and wait lists, with thousands of students on current lists.