Author Archives Chevonne Dumke

A World of Thanks

Posted by Chevonne Dumke on April 20, 2017  /   Posted in Development, Featured, School News

Summit Academy is here today due to the generosity of many different individuals and organizations. With their support, we have changed the lives of  hundreds of students that others have been unable to reach and teach. We have been able to give them the academic, social, and emotional tools necessary to make their dreams possible. Among these

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Traditions

Posted by Chevonne Dumke on May 08, 2016  /   Posted in Featured, School Days

We have many traditions here at Summit – one being the Annual Chick Derby. This year’s was the best I’ve witnessed! … And they’re off! The Chick Derby got off to an excellent start. All chicks were focused and ready to hit the track. But what’s going on here?!…. Luckily our “trainers” are also excellent referees.

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What We’ve Been Up To

Posted by Chevonne Dumke on March 11, 2016  /   Posted in Development, Featured, School Days

Much has happened since our last post!  We’ve had so much going on in fact that it would be impossible to try to fit into a single post – so instead, I will catch you up on a sampling of some of the interesting goings-on here at Summit in 2016. January brought the 100th Day of

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New Experiences

Posted by Chevonne Dumke on September 21, 2015  /   Posted in Featured, High School

Recently, our Freshmen went on a two day trip to Camp Nuhop in Ohio. From ropes courses and zip-lining to canoes and campfires, the students participated in a range of activities that tested their abilities and challenged them to try new things. What makes this particular retreat especially unique is that our 9th graders were

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Rain or Shine

Posted by Chevonne Dumke on September 18, 2015  /   Posted in Featured, School Events

Parade day was a bit soggy this year but we didn’t let that get our spirits down for very long. The enthusiasm shown by our group far overshadowed the untimely rain drops. Ms. Payne and Mr. Harris had the right attitude. Why let a little precipitation rain on our parade? Mrs. Mathews and the cheerleaders helped keep spirits high with help from

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