About Us

History, Mission and Faith

About CCA

Statement of Faith

Statement of Faith

We believe that both the Old and New Testaments are inspired by the Word of God, revealing the three Persons of the GodHead; Father, Son and Holy Spirit. 1 Timothy 3:16-17, 2 Peter 1:20-21

Mission and Vision


Receive an excellent education based on God’s Word; Realize their unique purpose in God’s plan; Respond productively to God’s call.

It is Cornerstone’s privilege to partner with Christian families in planting seeds of excellence.


Fully Devoted Disciples…Leveraging Influence, Impacting Lives


CCA School History

Cornerstone Christian Academy was originally Living Waters Christian School. It was founded by Living Waters Church of Shelbyville in the fall of 1984 to provide quality Christian education.

  • The first year had 33 students grades 1-12 and 6 staff members.
  • In 1999 The school’s name was changed to Cornerstone Christian Academy.
  • In 2003, the school moved to its current location.
  • In 2004, CCA added an additional wing.
  • In 2006, CCA was ACSI accredited.

We continue to grow and provide a Christ-centered environment. CCA is currently governed by a board of 12 Christian leaders from the community.

Our School

Jim Hill

Head of School

Jim Hill

CCA School Board

School Board

12 Christian Members

Office Staff


Faculty and Office

Continuous Improvement

1. Plan

Determine the school’s values, vision, mission and purpose. Create goals, measurable objectives and outcome expectations.

2. Implement

Utilize committees, small groups, and individuals in the implementation of procedures to achieve measured success.

3. Evaluate and Review

Measure the objectives with surveys, assessments, evaluations. Establish continued actions on significant differences between expected outcomes and actual results.


Why CCA?

It is our privilege to educate the whole child; spiritually, academically, socially, emotionally, and physically.

  • ACSI certified Teachers
  • Bible-Based Curriculum
  • Weekly Chapel for all students
  • ACT scores above National Avg
  • Athletics for elementary, middle and secondary
  • Family atmosphere
  • Faculty meets in prayer daily
  • Spanish Classes for elementary and secondary students
  • Average class size of 16 students


“Thanks for all you are doing to make school this year such a great experience for our student. Although she is having to work hard (Which makes us happy!), she is more engaged than ever before in her school work, and we know that it’s because of your efforts to make learning relevant and fun.”

Secondary Student Parent

“The 1:1 surface intiative has changed the way our student does her schoolwork, and we are grateful for the school’s willingness to take on such a monumental project and for your willingness to learn the new technology. For our family, it’s been a very positive decision , all around. Really, we wanted you to know what a blessing you are to our family, how thankful we are for you, and how much we appreciate you.”

Secondary Student Parent