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SCA Named a Top Five Private School for Fifth 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 fifth 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 Teacher Named GPACS Teacher of the Year

Summit Christian Academy (SCA) is pleased to announce that SCA Teacher of the Year and Fine Arts Coordinator Mrs. Trissa Lucht was named the Great Plains Alliance of Christian School’s (GPACS) 2018 Teacher of the Year. The announcement was made at the annual GPACS student conference. GPACS is an alliance organized to provide a framework […]

SCA Announces Spelling Bee Winners

Summit Christian Academy (SCA) recently held its annual spelling bee and several students emerged as the top spellers. Forty-eight students in grades 2nd through 8th participated in the spelling bee, 18 of whom qualified for districts. Those students continuing to districts include third grade students Jasmine Stringfellow, Olivia Prough; fourth grade students Cooper McCarty, Bella […]

SCA Announces Elementary Christian Character Recipients

(Lee’s Summit, MO) – 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. The elementary school’s Christian Character Award recipients for […]

SCA Grandparents Go Back to School

Summit Christian Academy (SCA) recently hosted their 26th annual Grandparents’ Day. Over 1,000 grandparents visited campus to participate in the special morning with their grandchildren, giving them a glimpse of their day-to-day lives at SCA. The morning consisted of two simultaneous programs- including choirs, bands, and orchestras of all ages- held in the Elementary and […]

SCA Stewards Class Brings Conservation to Life

Thirty-four 3rd – 6th grade STEWARDS (Student Environment of Arduous Study) students went to the Anita B. Gorman Discovery Center in Kansas City recently to conclude their Conservation unit of study.  Students participated in Sacagawea and Lewis & Clark activities, involving starting a fire with flint, steel, and glass/grass, using a compass, medicinal plant knowledge, […]

SCA Tradition of Service Continues through Senior Mission Trip

The Summit Christian Academy (SCA) Class of 2019 spent the remainder of summer vacation serving in Beckley, West Virginia as a part of SCA’s 15th annual Senior Mission Trip. The Senior Missions Trip is an opportunity to build class leadership and unity while also growing personally and spiritually and helping others in need, as seniors […]

SCA Celebrates Reader Leaders

Summit Christian Academy (SCA) recently celebrated 44 Reader Leaders in grades first through sixth. These students took time from their summer to read a book from an approved list and completed a written summary and/or visual tool for the novel that they read. “I like to always tell the students that those who read, lead,” […]

Colleges and Universities Visit SCA Students at College Fair

Summit Christian Academy (SCA) was pleased to participate in the “Catholic College Fair” circuit recently.  Students in grades 10-12 enjoyed visiting with prospective colleges including Creighton University, Benedictine College, Loyola University of Chicago, University of San Diego, Xavier University, and Rockhurst University.  This was SCA’s first time on the circuit. “It was exciting to see […]

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. […]