Success Stories

Case Study: Improving reading and increasing enjoyment with Love to Read

Holmer Lake Primary School implemented Cornerstones Love to Read in September 2015, following the introduction of the Cornerstones Curriculum earlier in the year. A trial in Year 6 proved to be so successful that Love to Read was subsequently rolled out across all of Key Stage 2. Here’s how Love to Read helped to...

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Case Study: Increasing engagement with pupils, staff and parents

Hockley Heath Academy adopted the Cornerstones Curriculum and Assessment package in September 2015, ready for the new school year. The impact on staff, parents and, most importantly, children, has been so positive the school has now implemented the Cornerstones EYFS curriculum as well.   Starting with a strong school vision Principal Roulla Gabriel had...

Case Study: Requires improvement to outstanding in 18 months

In 2011, Hardwick Primary School was in a difficult place. By Christmas, there was no headteacher, no governing body and the school was in special measures. In their 2014 Ofsted inspection, the school received an ‘outstanding’ grade. Here’s how Cornerstones was a part of their journey.

Case Study: Immediate impact

Blackrod Church School has a long-established commitment to creative learning. To get ready for the new national curriculum, they decided to make a change and chose Cornerstones. The results were almost instant.