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SCA International Program Leaders Attend Symposium at Wheaton College

(Lee’s Summit) – Several Summit Christian Academy (SCA) host families, along with International Program Director Kathy Tharp and international student faculty member Anthony Mickelson recently attended the HomeStay Symposium held by Wheaton Academy Network (WAnet). WAnet is an association of Christian high schools located throughout the country that include International HomeStay programs. Since the International […]

SCA Varsity Boys’ Soccer Team Wins SCA Cup

SCA Varsity Boys’ Soccer Team Wins over Undefeated St. Paul’s; Wins SCA Cup The SCA varsity boys’ soccer team beat previously undefeated St. Paul Lutheran High School to claim the SCA Cup championship on Friday, October 17. Junior Shuce “Shooter” Wang shot a free kick into the upper corner of the goal from outside the […]

A Grand Day at Summit Christian Academy

(Lee’s Summit) –Excitement was in the air recently at Summit Christian Academy (SCA) as students shared a special morning with their Grandparents- presenting them to their teachers, friends, and school. A record number of nearly 700 Grandparents came back to school to attend SCA’s Annual Grandparents’ Day. This grand day was a memorable one for […]

SCA Varsity Girls’ Golf Performs Well at State Championship

SCA junior Carlie Queen made SCA history at the State Golf Tournament this year, by placing higher than any other SCA Varsity Girls’ golf player in the history of the program. Queen, who has played golf only three years, shot a respectable 189 in two rounds, which was 26th best in Class 1 competition play. […]

SCA Senior Recognized as National Merit Semifinalist

(Lee’s Summit) – Summit Christian Academy (SCA) is pleased to announce that Senior Carolyn Herrera has been recognized as a National Merit Scholar semifinalist. Carolyn will have the opportunity to continue in the competition for one of approximately 8,200 National Merit Scholarship Awards, worth close to $33 million, to be offered next spring. Semifinalists come […]

SCA Softball Pitcher Receives Post-Season Honors

The Summit Christian Academy softball team finished the season with the most wins in school history. SCA pitcher and team co-captain, Hannah Glidewell, helped lead the team to those victories. Hannah was recently named to the All-Conference Team and All-District Honorable Mention. “Hannah is not only a committed pitcher with a determination to win games […]

SCA Choir Members Qualify for KC Metro Honor Choirs

(Lee’s Summit, MO) – Summit Christian Academy (SCA) is pleased to announce that five students have qualified for All-District Choir. In addition, three qualified for Women’s Honor Choir and one student qualified for Men’s Honor Choir. “I am so proud of these students,” said Mrs. Trissa Lucht, SCA’s Vocal Music Teacher. “They perform beautifully and […]

SCA Head of School Returns from Capitol Hill

Summit Christian Academy (SCA) Head of School Mrs. Linda Harrelson recently returned from Capitol Hill. Harrelson was one of 24 school administrators from across the country to be selected to attend the Legislative Conference through the Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI).   The conference centered on legislation that could affect Christian education and included […]

SCA Students Offered Reading Support from Special Furry Friends

(Lee’s Summit, MO) – It is not uncommon to see “furry” friends in the elementary library at Summit Christian Academy (SCA). Last year, SCA started a new reading program called GEMS, which allows for certified therapy animals to visit hesitant students during their reading time. SCA’s mission with the GEMS program is to inspire students […]