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SCA International Department Publishes Webinar for Association of Christian Schools International

Summit Christian Academy (SCA) International Director Kathy Tharp and International Department Intern Senior Mackenzie Madsen were honored recently to record a webinar for the Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI) on Developing International Student Relationships Through a Buddy Program.   Previously, Mrs. Tharp had been invited by Dr. Erin Wilcox of ACSI to do an International […]

SCA Senior Signs with Louisiana State University on National Signing Day

(Lee’s Summit) – Summit Christian Academy (SCA) is pleased to announce that Senior Aleah Finnegan recently participated in National Signing Day by signing her letter of intent to compete in gymnastics for the Louisiana State University Tigers. Aleah- a member of the United States’ women’s national gymnastics team and part of the team that won […]

SCA Celebrates International Education Week

Summit Christian Academy (SCA) recently celebrated their 9th annual International Education Week (IEW). International Education Week is part of SCA’s commitment to building a global community throughout the school. During IEW, K-12 students engage in educational opportunities including games, presentations, and cuisine from across the globe. This year SCA’s eight international students from England, Peru, […]

Summit Christian Academy Hosts Third Annual Legislative Breakfast

Summit Christian Academy (SCA) recently hosted elected officials and local stakeholders for its third annual Legislative Breakfast. Lawmakers participated in a question and answer panel, and shared what is happening at the federal and state levels. Students and parents were encouraged to get involved in the legislative process and were inspired to find a voice […]

SCA Cheer Teams Send Christmas Shoeboxes Across the World

The Summit Christian Academy (SCA) Cheer teams are starting their spirit of giving early this year! The Varsity cheer squad joined with Elementary All-Star cheerleaders (grades 2 – 6) to pack nearly forty shoeboxes for Operation Christmas Child, which is a ministry project of international relief organization Samaritan’s Purse. Operation Christmas Child provides local partners […]

SCA Students Celebrate Veteran’s Day

Summit Christian Academy (SCA) elementary students filled the auditorium for a special Veteran’s Day Chapel. Guest speakers included 2010 SCA Alumnus and US Army Field Artillery Commander, Captain Steve Santon and his wife and fellow US Army Battery Commander, Captain Tara Santon. The ceremony honored all branches of the military and featured SCA alumni, former […]

Summit Christian Academy Teacher Named GPACS Teacher of the Year

(Lee’s Summit, MO) – Summit Christian Academy (SCA) is pleased to announce that SCA Teacher of the Year and History teacher Mr. Greg Finch was named the Great Plains Alliance of Christian School’s (GPACS) 2019 Teacher of the Year.   The announcement was made at the annual GPACS student conference. GPACS is an alliance organized […]

SCA International Program Teaches Students About China

At Summit Christian Academy (SCA) we believe that SCA students are tomorrow’s global citizens and leaders. That is why the SCA community takes pride in teaching students about the diverse community and culture within our classrooms. Recently the SCA Kindergarten students experienced the Chinese culture through the International Student Program. Guest presenter Andrew Florio, senior […]

Catholic College Fair held at Summit Christian Academy

Summit Christian Academy (SCA) recently hosted the 2019 Catholic College Fair to SCA students in grades 9-12. SCA opened their doors to 30 colleges and universites including Creighton, Rockhurst, Marquette, Loyola, Avila, University of Portland, Seton Hall, and the College of Saint Mary, just to name a few. The schools met with SCA students and […]

SCA Seniors Continue Tradition of Annual Senior Mission Trip

The Summit Christian Academy (SCA) Class of 2020 spent the final days of their summer vacation on the 16th annual SCA senior mission trip in Gadsden, Alabama. As seniors prepare to go beyond the campus of SCA after graduation, the SCA senior mission trip is an opportunity to build class leadership, unity, spiritual and personal […]