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SCA Student Performs with Kansas City Youth Symphony

(Lee’s Summit) –  Summit Christian Academy (SCA) is pleased to announce that freshman Benjamin Schwab was selected to play cello in the Kansas City Youth Symphony’s Debut Orchestra.  After an extensive city-wide audition process, Schwab performed with the orchestra’s Fall Concert at Yardley Hall. The Kansas City Youth Symphony, founded in 1958, features nearly 500 […]

SCA Named a Top Five Private School for Fourth Year in a Row

Summit Christian Academy (SCA) is pleased to announce that they have been ranked fifth in the Kansas City-Metro area private schools list by the Kansas City Business Journal.  This is the fourth consecutive year that SCA has been ranked as a top five private school. The Kansas City Business Journal’s annual compilation of private schools, […]

SCA Food Drive Provides Food to Feed 400 for Thanksgiving

(Lee’s Summit, MO) – The annual Summit Christian Academy (SCA) Elementary Food Drive was a huge success this year. The SCA students brought in 8,410 items to bless families in need. SCA joined forces with Turning Point, Belton Assembly of God, and Courageous Life Churches to collect food items and turkeys to bless 400 families […]

SCA Football Partners with Kansas City Chiefs to Distribute Food

(Lee’s Summit, MO) – Summit Christian Academy football players spent their Halloween handing out meat rather than candy. The team was invited by Harvesters to help the Chiefs Community Caring Team as well as the Chiefs Linebackers as they loaded more than 30,000 pounds of protein meat products that had been donated by Tyson Foods. […]

SCA Alumnus Named Captain in the United States Army

SCA Class of 2010 and West Point Class of 2014 graduate Steven Santon has been promoted to the rank of Captain in the United States Army. “Steve Santon’s selection is an acknowledgement of his past success, but more so of his potential to serve our Army and our Soldiers at a higher level,” shared Field […]

SCA Debate Team Begins Year Strong at Rockhurst Invitational Debate Tournament

(Lee’s Summit) – Summit Christian Academy’s Speech and Debate team received top awards at the Rockhurst Invitational Debate Tournament recently.  SCA debaters competed in a variety of categories and were awarded the following: Senior Connor Healy- 1st place in US Extemporaneous Speaking Junior Max Hammond- Semifinalist in International Extemp Freshman Jameson Staley- Top Novice Speaker […]

SCA ACT Scores Surpass City, State, and National Averages

(Lee’s Summit) –  Summit Christian Academy (SCA) students taking the ACT college-entrance test scored well above the city, state, and national averages again this year. SCA students’ average ACT composite score for the class of 2017 was 25.2. The average ACT score for the Lee’s Summit R-7 School District is 21.9, with the state of […]

SCA Announces 2017 Homecoming Candidates

(Lee’s Summit) –  Summit Christian Academy (SCA) recently announced the 2017 Homecoming Candidates. The SCA Homecoming Queen will be announced at halftime of the Homecoming Football Game vs. Lighthouse Christian on Friday, October 13 at Summit Christian Academy.

Senior Represents SCA at Missouri Boys State

(Lee’s Summit) –  Summit Christian Academy (SCA) Senior Russell Cook, son of Stuart and Cindy Cook, participated in the 78th session of The American Legion Boys State of Missouri over the summer.  Held on the campus of the University of Central Missouri (UCM) in Warrensburg, Cook was selected based on his leadership, citizenship, academics, and […]

SCA Junior Attends George Caleb Bingham Academy of the Arts

(Lee’s Summit) –  Summit Christian Academy (SCA) is pleased to announce that Junior Darcy Thomas was accepted and participated in the George Caleb Bingham Academy of the Arts and was given the Director’s Award for Excellence in Creative Writing at graduation. Yale professor and guest author Sergio Troncoso said that he personally was impressed by […]