Cornerstone Crossroads Academy is a second chance high school in South Dallas. The mission of CCA is to develop urban youth through transformative education, equipping future leaders to impact their communities for Christ.
In spite of the various obstacles she faced, Joy says that she realized the importance of education. Her desire to complete high school and her diligence to push through helped Joy accomplish her goal.
Serena feels that deciding to attend CCA was one of the best decisions that she's ever made. Serena admits that she was skeptical about going to a Christian school, but she has learned more about and grown closer to God since coming to CCA.
Josh says that being at CCA has been a life changing experience for him. He credits this to the CCA family atmosphere, stating that the staff and the other students have always been helpful and have never given up on him, no matter what happened.
Darion came to CCA in 2016 after seeing his older brother Quinton (c/o 2010) come to CCA and successfully earn his high school diploma. Darion thought, "If this worked for my brother, it will work for me too."
Ms. Brandie recently did an interview about CCA with VoyageDallas Magazine! She was nominated for the Inspiring Stories series by one of our community partners, Tiffany Daniels of The Learning Paradigm. Click here to read the article.
Lisa Doolittle is the driving force behind CCA's inaugural art class. As we shared in our recent post, "Art Appreciation," this class has tremendously impacted our students' lives. But it doesn't stop there! Hear how God has changed Lisa's life through her involvement at CCA.