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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 […]

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 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 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 […]