Our School Spirit Lasts An Eternity

SCA Senior Recognized as National Merit Scholar Finalist

Summit Christian Academy (SCA) is pleased to announce that Senior Carolyn Herrera has advanced to Finalist standing in the 2016 National Merit Scholarship Program. This distinction places her in a group of roughly 15,000 students representing less than one percent of U.S. high school graduating seniors. Last September, Herrera was notified that she was in […]

Paradise Park Partners with SCA

Summit Christian Academy (SCA) recently held a school spirit event at Paradise Park where the students helped to raise money for the school by participating in a night of fun. Representative Carolyn Rodriguez recently presented a check of a portion of their sales to SCA. As part of the spirit event, students participated in a […]

SCA Athlete Carlie Queen Earns Second at National Simplot Games

Summit Christian Academy junior Carlie Queen competed with over 2,000 elite athletes from across the nation in the 38th annual Simplot Games at Idaho State University, along with top athletes from Canada, Mexico, and Australia. The Simplot Games are considered to be North America’s premier indoor high school track and field event. Out of 53 […]

SCA’s Vandermark to Play Soccer at Graceland University

SCA senior Vince Vandermark signed a letter of intent to play soccer for Graceland University next year. “Vince is the embodiment of our team slogan to be ‘Selfless, Versatile, and Driven,’” according to SCA boys’ varsity soccer coach Dane Cockrell. “I’m excited for him to continue to play a game he loves. Graceland is a better program with […]

SCA Kindergarten Student Places in State Wrestling Tournament

Summit Christian Academy (SCA) kindergartener Scottie Cutbirth Jr. recently placed 4th in the 6U division at the Missouri USA Wrestling Tournament. He has won three championship medals this year and also recently won the Lee’s Summit North Tournament without giving up a single point. Scottie began his involvement in wrestling at the age of four, following […]

SCA Debate Duo Triumphant Again

Summit Christian Academy (SCA) is pleased to announce that their policy debate duo of brothers Sophomore Connor Healy and Junior Corbin Healy recently took first place out of 22 teams at the Raytown High School Debate Tournament. This is the pair’s second 1st place debate victory in a row.

SCA Jr. High Debate Makes School History

Summit Christian Academy (SCA) is pleased to announce that their Junior High Speech and Debate team has made school history. Two of their teams excelled so greatly at the Blue Springs Invitational tournament, hosted at Moreland Ridge Middle School, that they competed against one another in the Public Forum finals. This is the first time […]

Summit Christian Academy International Student Showcase Presents: Life in America: A Two Part Series

  (Lee’s Summit, MO) – “Each day, I open my eyes at 6 a.m. Today, as usual, I opened my eyes and the first thing I saw was the calendar on my desk: today is the 174th day of living in America. During morning routines, going to school, coming home, working on homework, practicing violin […]

Reptiles Invade the Second Grade Class at SCA

  (Lee’s Summit, MO) – A green iguana. A boa constrictor. An Indian Star Tortoise. All three invaded the second grade class at SCA as the the Kansas City Zoomobile came to visit. The second grade students just finished a science unit on Animal Classification. Students learned about reptiles, their habitats, and what they prefer […]

SCA Debate Duo Takes First

Summit Christian Academy (SCA) is pleased to announce that their policy debate duo of brothers Sophomore Connor Healy and Junior Corbin Healy recently took first place out of 22 teams at the Platte County High School Debate Tournament.