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SCA Vocal & Instrumental Musicians earn Gold Medals at State Music Festival

(Lee’s Summit, MO) – Summit Christian Academy (SCA) is pleased to announce that eleven soloists and four ensembles received the top rating (1) at the Missouri State High School Activities Association (MSHSAA) State Music Festival.   Soloists earning a gold medal included sophomores Olivia Truesdale, Shea Rider, Keyler Quessenberry, and Catherine Cramer,  junior Hudson Harris, and […]

SCA Students earn Missouri Seal of Biliteracy

(Lee’s Summit, MO) – Summit Christian Academy (SCA) is proud to announce that two students have recently earned the Missouri Seal of Biliteracy award, in conjunction with the Missouri Department of Education. SCA American World Language Students Devin Harris and Abby Jo Crooks received the Seal of Biliteracy in Spanish. For the second year, SCA […]

SCA Juniors to Represent SCA at Missouri Boys State

(Lee’s Summit ) – Summit Christian Academy juniors Zachary Chinnery, son of Ronald and Cynthia Chinnery and Spencer Dickey, son of Randall and Kelli Dickey have been accepted and plan to attend the 2021 American Legion Boys State of Missouri program.   Held on the campus of the University of Central Missouri (UCM) in Warrensburg, the […]

SCA Announces 2021 Teacher of the Year

(Lee’s Summit ) – Summit Christian Academy (SCA) named fifth grade teacher Mrs. Michelle Bacon as SCA’s 2021 Teacher of the Year during a school-wide assembly this week. 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 their God-given potential […]

Summit Christian Academy Students Receive National Speech and Debate Association Academic All-American Designation

Summit Christian Academy (SCA) is pleased to announce that five speech and debate students have been awarded the designation of National Speech and Debate Association (NSDA)’s Academic All-American award. This award is given to the top 2% of speech and debate students in the nation. This is the largest number of students to receive this […]

SCA Secondary Students Receive Christian Character Awards

Summit Christian Academy (SCA) is pleased to recognize students who consistently exhibit exceptional Christian character through the Christian Character Award 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 Character at […]

SCA Yearbook Club Visits H&H Color Lab

Summit Christian Academy (SCA) Elementary Yearbook Club students recently had the opportunity to visit H&H Color Lab in Raytown, MO. The sixth grade students had the opportunity to experience first-hand how their hard work on creating the elementary school yearbook transforms from computer software into a physical book.   H&H Color Lab has been in business […]

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 […]