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SCA Secondary Debate Teams Make Strong Showings at Local Tournaments

(Lee’s Summit) – Summit Christian Academy (SCA) is pleased to announce that the Junior High Debate Team recently took second place overall in small school sweepstakes at the Paul Kinder Tournament in Blue Springs.  In addition, 8th graders Spencer Dickey and Zach Chinnery took second in Experienced Debate, 8th graders Kandace Gill and Kaitlyn Gregg […]

SCA Choral Students Perform with KC Metro Honors Choir

(Lee’s Summit) –  Summit Christian Academy (SCA) is pleased to announce that 12 high school students were selected to participate in the Kansas City Metro Honors Choir. The students performed recently at Lee’s Summit High School.Members of the ninth and tenth grade Honors Choir were freshmen Annie Harsch, Grace Filer, Benjamin Schwab, Zackary Oppriecht, and […]

SCA Freshman Selected as 2018 Senate Art Exhibit Winner

(Lee’s Summit) – Summit Christian Academy (SCA) is pleased to announce that SCA Freshman artist Ashlyn Steller was selected as the 2018 Senate Art Exhibit Winner for Senate District 8. Every year, each of Missouri’s 34 State Senators select one image from entries submitted within their district. The chosen images are printed and displayed in […]

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 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 […]

SCA Junior High Choir Takes First at Senior High Competition

(Lee’s Summit, MO) – Summit Christian Academy (SCA) is pleased to announce that the Junior High Choir recently took first place in the Senior High Division in the Worlds of Fun Festival of Music Competition. “When we learned we would be competing in the High School division, we made peace with not winning, as we […]

SCA Names Teacher of the Year

(Lee’s Summit, MO) – Summit Christian Academy (SCA) recently named sixth grade teacher Verna Green as SCA’s 2017 Teacher of the Year. The announcement was made recently at an all-school assembly. Parents, students, and staff had the opportunity to nominate a teacher who has shown excellence in fulfilling SCA’s mission to “inspire students to achieve […]

KC Symphony Presents Instrumental Petting Zoo to SCA Fourth Grade Students

(Lee’s Summit, MO) – The Kansas City Symphony recently visited the fourth grade students at Summit Christian Academy (SCA). KC Symphony Education Director Margaret Halloin presented the instrumental “petting zoo” to students, explaining each instrument and giving a demonstration. Afterward, students had the opportunity to receive hands-on experience with a variety of instruments.

SCA Musicians Best in State

(Lee’s Summit, MO) – The Summit Christian Academy (SCA) Choir Department is pleased to announce that multiple Secondary musicians received “I” superior ratings for their vocal solo, piano solo, or small ensemble performance at the Missouri State High School Activities Association (MSHSAA) State Music Festival.

SCA Senior Awarded Metheny Music Foundation’s Knight Scholarship

(Lee’s Summit, MO) – Summit Christian Academy (SCA) is pleased to announce that senior Kayla Kernsvaal was the recipient of the prestigious 2017 Metheny Music Foundation’s Knight Award. This is the second college music scholarship given from the Methany Music Foundation of Lee’s Summit. The $2,000 scholarship will be put toward her tuition at Evangel […]