Welcome to Capstone

Capstone Education Group provides public, free tuition neighborhood schools for pre-K through 8th grade in the Binghampton and Frayser communities of Memphis. Our schools are a part of The Achievement School District committed to improving the education of every student regardless of zip code, race, or family income. We equip all students with the Wisdom and Knowledge necessary to succeed in college and to become leaders in their community.

  • Mary Ann Rountree | Educator Spotlight Friday, Apr 12

    Mary Ann Rountree, third grade teacher at Cornerstone Prep Lester Campus, loves celebrating individual success with students. Mary Ann describes a recent case: “One st...

  • Tennessee's Top Education Official Visits Lester Campus Wednesday, Apr 3

    Tennessee's Education Commissioner Penny Schwinn visited Cornerstone Prep Lester Campus and Lester Prep, touring two of the highest performing Achievement School District (ASD) schools. Comm...

  • Lester Campus Moves Past 140 Schools! Tuesday, Mar 19

    Six years ago, Capstone Education Group (CEG) moved into the Lester Campus as part of the Achievement School District. Beginning with 325 scholars in grades prek-3, Cornerstone Prep Lester Campus beg...

  • Bradley Williams | Staff Spotlight Friday, Feb 8

    Bradley Williams, Manager of Operations for the Lester Campus, can be seen doing a myriad of tasks across the campus. His servant-hearted approach is evident in all that he does as he works be...

  • Aleesia Isom | Educator Spotlight Thursday, Jan 31

    “I chose to work in urban education because I am passionate about the future of our children,” says Aleesia Isom, Cornerstone Prep Lester 5th grade science teacher. “My goal ...

  • Maureen Puccetti | Educator Spotlight Friday, Jan 18

    Maureen Puccetti, 1st Grade Teacher at Cornerstone Prep Lester Campus, joined the CEG team earlier this year and has found the organization to be filled with passionate educators working to ac...

  • Arise2Read Volunteers Helping Students Grow! Friday, Jan 11

    What began as a desire to engage senior adults in serving quickly expanded to involve others in the church. Barbara Prescott, organizer of Arise2Read volunteers from Christ Church Memphis, expla...

  • Hallie Klunder | Educator Spotlight Thursday, Dec 13

    Hallie Klunder, kindergarten teacher at Cornerstone Prep Lester Campus, is living out her life-long dream. “I knew from a young age that I wanted to be an elementary school teacher....

  • Urban Students Deserve the Best Tuesday, Nov 27

      Urban students consistently attend under resourced schools when compared to their suburban counterparts. Urban students also consistently perform poorly on standardized tests when compar...

  • Marilyn Conerly | Educator Spotlight Tuesday, Nov 27

    Marilyn Conerly joined the CEG team this year, serving as the Dean of Instruction for CPL, focused on students in grades kindergarten through second grade. Marilyn loves her new organization. ...

Capstone Education Group

320 Carpenter St
Memphis, TN 38112

Tel: (901)416-3640

PO Box 22569
Memphis, TN 38122