SAN ANTONIO, Aug. 6, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Cornerstone Christian Schools is named school of the year by the international accrediting agency of the Oral Roberts University Educational Fellowship for excellence in Christian education. CCS was chosen from among 108 schools across 14 countries. The award recognizes the steady growth in enrollment, advances in technology integration, emphases on science, engineering, art and math, as well as positive reinforcement of student and spiritual life. Additionally, the superintendent of Cornerstone Christian Schools, Dr. Jerry Eshleman, was awarded as 2013 Administrator of the Year. Dr. Eshleman is recognized for his organizational leadership and administration of the innovative and 21st Century educational model at CCS.
The accrediting organization is called the International Christian Accrediting Association (ICAA). The purpose of the ICAA is to assist Christian schools in the improvement of education within its Christian distinctive by establishing an organizational witness to their credibility of performance, integrity, and quality. Direction and ownership of ICAA rests with the accredited schools of the association which have empowered a Board of Directors to oversee the legal and business operations of the accrediting association.
Source: Cornerstone Christian Schools