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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 […]

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KC Symphony Presents Instrumental Petting Zoo to SCA Fourth Grade Students

(Lee’s Summit, MO) – The Kansas City Symphony recently visited the fourth grade students at Summit Christian Academy (SCA). KC Symphony Education Director Margaret Halloin presented the instrumental “petting zoo” to students, explaining each instrument and giving a demonstration. Afterward, students had the opportunity to receive hands-on experience with a variety of instruments.

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SCA Musicians Best in State

(Lee’s Summit, MO) – The Summit Christian Academy (SCA) Choir Department is pleased to announce that multiple Secondary musicians received “I” superior ratings for their vocal solo, piano solo, or small ensemble performance at the Missouri State High School Activities Association (MSHSAA) State Music Festival.

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SCA 7th Grader Earns Grand Recognition from Duke University Talent Identification Program

(Lee’s Summit) – Summit Christian Academy (SCA) is pleased to announce that twenty-five of their 7th grade students qualified for the Duke University Talent Identification Program (TIP) this year. Academically talented 7th grade students can qualify by scoring at or above the 95th percentile on a grade-level standardized test, and are invited to participate in TIP’s 7th […]

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SCA Junior Accepted to American Legion Boys State of Missouri Program

(Lee’s Summit) – Summit Christian Academy (SCA) is pleased to announce that junior Matthew McWilliams has been accepted to participate in the 2017 American Legion Boys State of Missouri Program on the campus of the University of Central Missouri (UCM) in Warrensburg. Boys State is an eight-day hands-on experience in the operation and fundamentals of […]

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SCA Fifth Graders Offer a Taste of Europe

(Lee’s Summit, MO) – Fifth grade students at Summit Christian Academy (SCA) recently brought Europe to Lee’s Summit as they hosted the annual European Fair. The event provides a fun and interactive way for SCA elementary students to explore European culture and cuisine. SCA fifth grade students brought Europe to their community by representing different […]

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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. […]

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SCA Senior Awarded Metheny Music Foundation’s Knight Scholarship

(Lee’s Summit, MO) – Summit Christian Academy (SCA) is pleased to announce that senior Kayla Kernsvaal was the recipient of the prestigious 2017 Metheny Music Foundation’s Knight Award. This is the second college music scholarship given from the Methany Music Foundation of Lee’s Summit. The $2,000 scholarship will be put toward her tuition at Evangel […]

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SCA Junior Named an Academic All-American

Summit Christian Academy (SCA) is pleased to announce that junior Connor Healy has been awarded the National Speech and Debate Association’s (NSDA) prestigious Academic All-American Award. There are over 141,000 student members of the NSDA, and less than 500 are named to the Academic All-American Award list. This accomplishment sets Connor among the top half […]

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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 […]

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