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SCA International Department Publishes Webinar for Association of Christian Schools International

Summit Christian Academy (SCA) International Director Kathy Tharp and International Department Intern Senior Mackenzie Madsen were honored recently to record a webinar for the Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI) on Developing International Student Relationships Through a Buddy Program.   Previously, Mrs. Tharp had been invited by Dr. Erin Wilcox of ACSI to do an International […]

SCA Senior Signs with Louisiana State University on National Signing Day

(Lee’s Summit) – Summit Christian Academy (SCA) is pleased to announce that Senior Aleah Finnegan recently participated in National Signing Day by signing her letter of intent to compete in gymnastics for the Louisiana State University Tigers. Aleah- a member of the United States’ women’s national gymnastics team and part of the team that won […]

SCA Moves Up in Rankings As One of the Top Private Schools in the Kansas City Area

(Lee’s Summit ) – Summit Christian Academy (SCA) is pleased to announce that they have been ranked fourth in the Kansas City-Metro area private schools list by the Kansas City Business Journal, up one spot from last year when they were ranked fifth. This is the seventh consecutive year that SCA has been ranked as […]

SCA Announces Elementary Christian Character Recipients

(Lee’s Summit) – Summit Christian Academy (SCA) is pleased to recognize students who consistently exhibit exceptional Christian character through the Christian Character program.  The purpose of this award is to encourage students to pursue their potential toward attaining the highest level of personal and academic development, as well as Christian Character. The achievement of Christian […]

SCA Enters the National Speech and Debate Association’s 100 Club

(Lee’s Summit) – Summit Christian Academy (SCA) is pleased to announce that their chapter of the National Speech and Debate Association (NSDA) competitive and honor society has earned the distinction of entering the “100 Club.”   NSDA Club awards are earned by schools who demonstrate outstanding commitment to teaching students skills including communication, research, listening, writing, […]

SCA Collects Food to Provide Thanksgiving Meals for Local Families

Summit Christian Academy (SCA) elementary students recently united to donate over 5,000 food items to bless Kansas City families with a Thanksgiving meal, through the annual SCA Thanksgiving Food Drive. The items- including canned fruit, canned veggies, boxed foods, and paper goods- were enough to pack 300 boxes. One of the Core Values at SCA […]

SCA Celebrates International Education Week

Summit Christian Academy (SCA) recently celebrated their 9th annual International Education Week (IEW). International Education Week is part of SCA’s commitment to building a global community throughout the school. During IEW, K-12 students engage in educational opportunities including games, presentations, and cuisine from across the globe. This year SCA’s eight international students from England, Peru, […]

SCA Recognizes Spelling Bee Winners

Summit Christian Academy (SCA) recently held their annual spelling bee with a total of 44 students in second – eighth grades participating. Three students emerged victorious: first place went to eighth grade student Abigail Shanahan, second place went to fifth grade student Leo Butler, and third place went to second grade student Joey Soule. Due […]

SCA Students Experience Hands-On Voting Education

(Lee’s Summit) – Summit Christian Academy (SCA) elementary students recently learned first-hand the entire voting and election process. Kindergarten through sixth grade students registered to vote and – on Monday, November 2 – headed to the polls to cast their ballot for their favorite themed dress day to take place on November 17. Each student […]

SCA Freshman Grand Prize Winner of Poetry Contest

(Lee’s Summit) – Summit Christian Academy (SCA) is pleased to announce that freshman Elise Welch won the 2020 Young Authors Showcase (Poetry) Grand Prize Winner for her work titled “If You Cannot Stand.” The Sister City Association of Kansas City (SCAKC) invited Kansas City students to enter the 2020 Young Artist and Authors Showcase Competition. […]