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SCA Celebrates International Education Week

(Lee’s Summit, MO) – Summit Christian Academy (SCA) recently celebrated International Education Week (IEW) for the 8th year in a row. 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. SCA’s […]

Enrollment at SCA Hits Historic Record

Summit Christian Academy’s (SCA) 29th year finds them celebrating a record number of students filling the PreSchool – 12th grade halls.  Growth has been seen at the Early Education, Elementary, and Secondary levels with total enrollment currently at 810 students. Enrollment is up 6.3 % over last school year which ended the year with 762 students. […]

Global Experience Offered at SCA’s International Festival

(Lee’s Summit) – Summit Christian Academy recently hosted hundreds from the Lee’s Summit Community and Greater Kansas City area with a night of interactive learning at the sixth annual SCA International Festival. Those in attendance traveled through the continents of the world- tasting a wide variety of authentic foods, participating in activities and games, and […]

SCA International Students Victorious at University of Kansas Speech Contest

Summit Christian Academy (SCA) is pleased to announce that Junior international students William Feng and Doris Li, were awarded with first and second place in the 2018 Year of the Dog Chinese speech competition put on by the University of Kansas. Feng and Li are both from China. The Confucius Institute of the University of […]

A Heroes Welcome at SCA

(Lee’s Summit) – Summit Christian Academy (SCA) was delighted to greet SCA Dad Todd Osgood recently after he retired from the United States Air Force.  After spending a year as a Hospital Administrator in Qatar, Osgood had been commuting to Scott Air Force Base in St. Louis for the past year and a half and […]

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 New International Students Orientation Weekend- A Lesson on Adaptability

SCA welcomes eight new international students this year, making a total of 17 international students from China, South Korea and Spain this school year. Orientation Weekend was held in Lee’s Summit recently and American SCA Buddies met their student for the first time. Yuki Zheng, a senior at SCA and international student shared her perspective […]

SCA Hosts English Immersion Camp for Chinese Students

(Lee’s Summit, MO)  – Summit Christian Academy (SCA) recently welcomed two groups of 12-16-year-old Chinese students to the United States as SCA hosted an inaugural English Immersion Camp. Partnering with Ken Kong, Director of World Class in Shenzhen, China and Peter Freund, Director of Undertree Lodge in Colorado, the Chinese students spent a few days […]

SCA’s International Festival Connects Hundreds to Global Experience

                                            (Lee’s Summit, MO) – Summit Christian Academy (SCA) recently hosted over 600 at the fifth annual International Festival. Those in attendance travelled through the continents- tasting authentic food, viewing performances, learning about global […]

SCA International Program Guest Speakers at Lee’s Summit Rotary Club

(Lee’s Summit, MO) – Several Summit Christian Academy (SCA) students recently traveled off campus as they spoke to the Lee’s Summit Rotary Club about the International Program. Secondary Principal Joe Hesman, International Program Director Kathy Tharp, international students Maria Andres (Spain), Sergio Dalazen (Brazil), Sean Park (South Korea), and Doris Li (China), along with SCA […]