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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 […]

Jacob Derritt to join SCA Basketball Coaching Staff

(Lee’s Summit, MO) – Summit Christian Academy has selected Jacob Derritt as the new head coach of the boys’ varsity basketball program. Coach Derritt comes to SCA as a former assistant varsity coach at St Thomas Aquinas High School and a head coach in the MOKAN basketball league. SCA Athletic Director Lance Quessenberry is excited […]

SCA Announces Christian Character Award Recipients

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 fourth quarter are second grade student Abbey Rapley, […]

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 Announces Student of the Year

(Lee’s Summit, MO) – Summit Christian Academy (SCA) is pleased to announce that Senior Caden Robinson, son of Cedar and Sarah Robinson, has been selected as the 2017 SCA Christian Character Student of the Year. Caden has attended SCA since he was in seventh grade and was a member of the varsity wrestling, football, basketball, […]

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 […]

SCA Students Selected for Rotary Youth Leadership Award Academy

(Lee’s Summit, MO) – Summit Christian Academy (SCA) is pleased to announce that several of their high school students were selected to attend the Missouri Rotary Youth Leadership Award Academy (RYLA) this summer. The Academy is a 4-day, 3-night training program held at William Woods University for high school students with hearts for community service. […]

SCA Senior Recognized as National Merit Scholar Finalist & Receives Full-Ride to MIT

(Lee’s Summit, MO) – Summit Christian Academy (SCA) is pleased to announce that Senior Sam Chinnery has advanced to Finalist standing in the 2017 National Merit Scholarship Program. This distinction places him in a group of roughly 15,000 students representing less than one percent of U.S. high school graduating seniors. Last fall, Chinnery was notified […]

SCA Students Serve Kansas City

(Lee’s Summit, MO) – Summit Christian Academy (SCA) students and teachers recently had the opportunity to put their faith into action during SCA’s annual service day. One of SCA’s core values is to Cultivate Community, and a way that SCA accomplishes this is through the school’s annual Service Days. Each grade has a day that […]