Open Enrollment

2021-22 School Year



Cornerstone's open enrollment period for the 2021-2022 school year is February 1 to March 31, 2021. To be eligible for kindergarten your child must be 5 years old by September 1, 2021. Application Forms received by March 31, 2021 for children entering grades K-6 will be eligible for the lottery to be held on Monday, April 12, 2021 at 5:00 p.m.

The Application Form is a fillable PDF that you may download to your device, complete, save and submit via email to:

You may also print a copy of the form, complete and fax (651-209-0846) or mail to: Cornerstone Montessori Elementary School, 1611 Ames Ave, St Paul, MN 55106.

Non-Discrimination Statement:    No child may or will be denied admission to Cornerstone Montessori Elementary School on the basis of gender, religion, ethnicity, or intellectual or physical ability. Cornerstone Montessori Elementary School is a tuition-free school.  Students from all backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

CURRENT SCHOOL YEAR (2020-21) Application Information

We continue to accept applications for the current 2020-21 school year. If you are interested in enrollment for Cornerstone Montessori Elementary School you may call us at 651-774-5000 for more information or complete an application and send it to Cornerstone via mail or fax.

CMES School Tour

Video player keyboard control info.


Enjoy a tour of Cornerstone Montessori Elementary School's campus. We look forward to being able to schedule on-site/in-person tours soon.