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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 […]

SCA Students Collect Backpacks for Hurricane Harvey Victims

(Lee’s Summit) –  Summit Christian Academy (SCA) students recently organized and led a back-pack drive to assist a Christian School in the Houston area who is ministering to neighboring families that were affected by Hurricane Harvey. Moved with compassion for families who lost nearly everything, fifth grade students Renee Chapman and Elisabeth White worked with […]

SCA Seniors Serve at Camp Blessing

(Lee’s Summit) –  While many High School seniors were wrapping up their summer sitting poolside and preparing for senior year, seniors at Summit Christian Academy spent nine days serving at Camp Blessing in Brenham, Texas, for the school’s fourteenth annual Senior Mission Trip. Camp Blessing is a Christian summer camp ministry designed to make a […]

SCA New International Students Orientation Weekend- A Lesson on Adaptability

SCA welcomes eight new international students this year, making a total of 17 international students from China, South Korea and Spain this school year. Orientation Weekend was held in Lee’s Summit recently and American SCA Buddies met their student for the first time. Yuki Zheng, a senior at SCA and international student shared her perspective […]

Summit Christian Academy Students View Eclipse

Students at Summit Christian Academy (SCA) enjoyed some time outside of the classroom on August 21 to view the historic solar eclipse. Students that signed a waiver in Kindergarten – 6th grade were able to safely view the eclipse through eclipse glasses donated by Eyecare Specialties Optometrists Drs. Jason & Susan Lake, Premier Eyecare Optometrist […]

SCA Teacher Publishes Article in Scholarly Journal

(Lee’s Summit, MO)  – Summit Christian Academy (SCA) is pleased to announce that High School Bible and Dual Credit World Religions faculty member Dr. Harold Carl, has published in Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary’s Africanus Journal. The Africanus Journal strives to promote academic work that is multi-ethnic, urban-oriented, committed to an inerrant understanding of the Bible and […]

SCA Hosts English Immersion Camp for Chinese Students

(Lee’s Summit, MO)  – Summit Christian Academy (SCA) recently welcomed two groups of 12-16-year-old Chinese students to the United States as SCA hosted an inaugural English Immersion Camp. Partnering with Ken Kong, Director of World Class in Shenzhen, China and Peter Freund, Director of Undertree Lodge in Colorado, the Chinese students spent a few days […]

SCA Names Prather as Elementary Student of the Year

(Lee’s Summit, MO) – Summit Christian Academy (SCA) has named SCA sixth grade student Eden Prather, daughter of Rich and Cheri Prather, as the 2017 SCA Elementary Student of the Year. Eden has attended SCA since kindergarten.  She is active in Book Club, was in the STEWARDS Program, on the Principal’s Honor Roll, and made […]

SCA Receives $525,000 Grant for Capital Campaign

Summit Christian Academy (SCA) has announced that the Goppert Foundation has made a $525,000 pledge to the SCA Legacy of Faith Capital Campaign. The announcement was made at an end-of-year staff and faculty meeting. The donation is the largest foundation grant SCA has received in its 27-year history. “For the past six years, SCA has […]