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SCA Student Performs with Kansas City Youth Symphony

(Lee’s Summit) –  Summit Christian Academy (SCA) is pleased to announce that freshman Benjamin Schwab was selected to play cello in the Kansas City Youth Symphony’s Debut Orchestra.  After an extensive city-wide audition process, Schwab performed with the orchestra’s Fall Concert at Yardley Hall. The Kansas City Youth Symphony, founded in 1958, features nearly 500 […]

SCA Named a Top Five Private School for Fourth Year in a Row

Summit Christian Academy (SCA) is pleased to announce that they have been ranked fifth in the Kansas City-Metro area private schools list by the Kansas City Business Journal.  This is the fourth consecutive year that SCA has been ranked as a top five private school. The Kansas City Business Journal’s annual compilation of private schools, […]

SCA Announces Elementary Christian Character Award Recipients

(Lee’s Summit, MO) – 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 first quarter are sixth […]

SCA Alumnus Named Captain in the United States Army

SCA Class of 2010 and West Point Class of 2014 graduate Steven Santon has been promoted to the rank of Captain in the United States Army. “Steve Santon’s selection is an acknowledgement of his past success, but more so of his potential to serve our Army and our Soldiers at a higher level,” shared Field […]

SCA Debate Team Begins Year Strong at Rockhurst Invitational Debate Tournament

(Lee’s Summit) – Summit Christian Academy’s Speech and Debate team received top awards at the Rockhurst Invitational Debate Tournament recently.  SCA debaters competed in a variety of categories and were awarded the following: Senior Connor Healy- 1st place in US Extemporaneous Speaking Junior Max Hammond- Semifinalist in International Extemp Freshman Jameson Staley- Top Novice Speaker […]

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 […]