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SCA Student Receives Literary Honors

Summit Christian Academy Student Receives Literary Honors (Lee’s Summit, MO) – Summit Christian Academy (SCA) is excited to announce that SCA junior Zewen Zheng recently authored the Chinese introductions for the newly published book, The Scarecrow of Oz, one of The Wizard of Oz series books.  The publication is the result of an initiative of […]

Students From South Korea Visit SCA

Students From South Korea Visit SCA (Lee’s Summit, MO) – Summit Christian Academy (SCA) recently welcomed seven students from Disciples International Christian School (DICS) in South Korea.  Paul Kim, principal at DICS, escorted the students on a tour of Christian schools throughout the United States and included SCA as a destination point during their tour. […]

Summit Christian Academy Receives Grant for International Festival

(Lee’s Summit) – The Summit Christian Academy (SCA) International Program was recently notified that they have been selected to receive the 2013 Tony Cook Memorial Grant. “Summit Christian Academy has made an impact on American students as well as exchange students by teaching and sharing foreign language, history and culture,” said Executive Director of AIFS/Academic […]

Host Families Needed for International Students

(Lee’s Summit) – Last year Summit Christian Academy (SCA) hosted fifteen international students from across the world. Host families are needed for the more than 20 international students interested in moving to Lee’s Summit and being part of Summit Christian Academy.  Hosting an international student is an exciting adventure and has many benefits including the […]

Luke Hammer Named SCA Student of the Year

(Lee’s Summit) – Summit Christian Academy (SCA) recently recognized Senior Luke Hammer as the Student of the Year.  Hammer has attended SCA for 5 years and will be attending Drake University.  Hammer plans to major in Business Management and International Relations.  Hammer is the son of Rodney and Debbie Hammer of Lee’s Summit. Hammer was […]

Summit Christian Academy Brings International Festival to Lee’s Summit

(Lee’s Summit, MO) – Summit Christian Academy (SCA) will host its first annual International Festival from 4:30 – 8:30 p.m. on Tuesday, April 30 at the SCA Elementary School (1450 SW Jefferson in Lee’s Summit).  The Lee’s Summit Human Relations Commission is one of the sponsors of this community-wide event and members from the Kansas […]

SCA Student Excels in Medical Explorers Program

SCA Senior Lauren Solito joined the Medical Explorers Program offered through Truman Medical Center Lakewood and is now a part of their leadership.  Program participants meet once a month throughout the school year and discuss and explore interesting topics such as Sports Medicine/Casting, Suturing, Emergency Medicine/EMS, Nursing, and Anesthesiology. “Lauren has always enjoyed science, but […]

A message from the Head Administrator: Inspiring Students

To Inspire Students…These are the first three words of the SCA mission statement. We have for many years sought to inspire your students to achieve their God-given potential. The many articles in this newsletter are evidence of ways in which we are accomplishing our mission. From national spelling bees, to fine arts performances, to the […]

SCA Students Receive Highest Rating at State Music Festival

 Two students from SCA’s band recently scored a 1 at the 61st State Music Festival in Columbia, MO.   The students were among more than 1,000 high school students competing for a 1 rating. Pictured here are SCA Senior David Martin and Junior Susi Song.  Martin received a 1 (the highest rating possible) on his […]

Students Use Change to Make a Change

SCA students recently collected $1,237  in loose change to make a difference half way across the globe in Uganda.  Joan Nanfuka Hartzler recently shared with SCA elementary students about her journey from a Uganda to Lee’s Summit.  She shared about her life in Uganda and the incredible series of events that brought her to SCA […]