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SCA ACT Scores Surpass City, State, and National Averages

(Lee’s Summit) –  Summit Christian Academy (SCA) students taking the ACT college-entrance test scored well above the city, state, and national averages again this year. SCA students’ average ACT composite score for the class of 2017 was 25.2. The average ACT score for the Lee’s Summit R-7 School District is 21.9, with the state of […]

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 […]

Senior Represents SCA at Missouri Boys State

(Lee’s Summit) –  Summit Christian Academy (SCA) Senior Russell Cook, son of Stuart and Cindy Cook, participated in the 78th session of The American Legion Boys State of Missouri over the summer.  Held on the campus of the University of Central Missouri (UCM) in Warrensburg, Cook was selected based on his leadership, citizenship, academics, and […]

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 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 […]

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 […]