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Artwork from SCA Junior Selected for UCM Competitive Art Exhibition

(Lee’s Summit) – Summit Christian Academy (SCA) is pleased to announce that artwork created by junior Danielle Dean was selected for inclusion in the University of Central Missouri (UCM) High School Competitive Art Exhibition for 2019.  Works were given a 1-5 rating by five of the UCM art instructors and had to have an average […]

SCA Career Fair Inspires Secondary Students

(Lee’s Summit) – Forty-three career professionals recently went “back to school” to inspire students at Summit Christian Academy (SCA) at the school’s second annual career fair held for students in 8th and 10th grade. The room and booths were color-coded to match careers with the Holland Code, a code developed by the military to examine […]

SCA Senior Receives Prestigious Cardinal Newman Scholarship

(Lee’s Summit) – Summit Christian Academy (SCA) is pleased to announce that senior Maggie Munsterman was one of five high school seniors recently awarded the Cardinal Newman Scholarship- Newman University’s highest and most prestigious financial award. Covering four years of tuition at the university, recipients of the Cardinal Newman Scholarship must have at least a […]

Kansas City Area Christian College Fair Held at Summit Christian Academy

(Lee’s Summit) –  Summit Christian Academy (SCA) was pleased to host the 2019 Kansas City Area Christian College Fair, sponsored by the North American Coalition for Christian Professionals (NACCAP). Twenty-five colleges and universities had representatives on hand and hosted booths with an abundance of college selection resources. “SCA is committed to partnering with other like-minded […]

SCA First Grade Students Compete in Reading Competition

(Lee’s Summit) –  Summit Christian Academy (SCA) recently challenged the first grade classes to the annual “Goody, Goody, Gumball” reading competition to prompt students to get excited about reading. Students received a gumball sticker for every 30 minutes they read. Together, the forty-seven students from the three first grade classes read 23,315 minutes, which is […]

SCA International Students Host International Experience

(Lee’s Summit, MO) Summit Christian Academy (SCA) International Department and foreign language classes recently hosted an International Experience for the SCA secondary community.   This school year, SCA is host to 23 international students from six countries. At the International Experience, these students were able to showcase their home countries of France, Russia, Peru, Brazil, […]

SCA Hosts Foundations and Frameworks Creator

(Lee’s Summit, MO) Summit Christian Academy (SCA) was pleased to host Dr. Kevin Washburn, creator of the research-based and research-supported instructional reading program that is utilized at SCA- Foundations and Frameworks (F&F). Dr. Washburn is Executive Director of Clerestory Learning and author of Architecture of Learning, which is a lesson plan mapping system which moves […]

SCA Jr. High Debate Team Competes at Raytown South Middle School Tournament

The Jr. High Speech and Debate team from Summit Christian Academy (SCA) recently competed at Raytown South Middle School. Debate team duo of Isaac Truesdale and Aidan O’Donnell won 6th place and duo Briana Chapman and Caleb Dawson won 7th in novice debate. Humorous Duo team Charlotte Brownlee and Caroline Hammett won 7th.  Charlotte Brownlee […]

SCA Senior Wins Poetry Out Loud Competition

Summit Christian Academy (SCA) Senior Sophie Schooley recently won the SCA Poetry Out Loud competition for the third year in a row. Sophie will participate in the Kansas City South Regional Competition, where she will compete for a spot in the state competition. Poetry Out Loud is an organization that encourages the nation’s youth to […]

SCA Leads at School Choice Rally

Summit Christian Academy (SCA) partnered with the Children’s Education Alliance of Missouri (CEAM) and National School Choice Week to rally over 750 people to the state Capitol in Jefferson City on January 24. Students in the SCA 5th and 6th grade Honors’ Choir were honored to perform “One Nation” and SCA 7th grade student Karinton […]