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SCA Early Education Teacher Dashes for Cash at the Mavericks

(Lee’s Summit) –  Summit Christian Academy (SCA) Early Education teacher Mrs. Holli Roderick recently participated in the Kansas City Mavericks Hockey team’s “Dash for Cash”, sponsored by Central Bank of the MidWest.  Roderick was one of five teachers selected to go on the ice and collect as many one-dollar bills as she could in just […]

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 Announces Elementary Christian Character Award Recipients

(Lee’s Summit, MO) – Summit Christian Academy (SCA) is pleased to recognize students who consistently exhibit exceptional Christian character.  The purpose of this award is to encourage students to pursue their potential toward attaining the highest level of personal and academic development. The elementary school’s Christian Character Award recipients for the first quarter are sixth […]

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 Fourth Graders Get a Taste of Missouri

Fourth Graders at SCA recently took part in a “Missouri Sampler Party” as a culmination of their Missouri State Notebook unit.  Students brought foods that originated in or are produced in Missouri- including St. Louis style pizza, gooey butter cake, Fritz’ root beer, Kansas City style BBQ, Shatto Milk, Topsy Popcorn, and Andre’s chocolates. Students […]

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.

SCA Celebrates Record Number of Reader Leaders

(Lee’s Summit) –  Summit Christian Academy (SCA) is pleased to celebrate a record number of Reader Leaders for the 2017-18 school year. 56 students in grades first through sixth, took time out of their summer to read a book from an approved list and complete a written summary and/or visual tool of their novel.  The […]

SCA Celebrates Red Friday

(Lee’s Summit) –  Summit Christian Academy (SCA) halls were recently a sea of red and yellow as the students celebrated Red Friday in honor of the KC Chiefs’ first home game of the season!  Students enjoyed wearing their Chiefs jerseys, t-shirts, and other gear, and ended the day with a pep assembly where the fall […]