The Charter is a written agreement between the Board of Trustees of Cornerstone Christian School and the Ministry of Education. Its purpose is:
- to provide a written record of the agreement between the Ministry of Education and the Board of Trustees;
- to provide a description of the families whose children attend Cornerstone Christian School and the basis on which the school will be run;
- to define the aims, ideals, visions and values of Cornerstone Christian School;
- to provide plans detailing how the above will be achieved; specifically the strategic plan (3-5 year plan) and the annual plan which details how the goals for the year will be accomplished.
At the end of each year the Board reports against the annual plan.