We recently watched on as our 8th graders celebrated the completion of their middle school years and the beginning of their high school journey. Many of our 8th grade students will continue on at Summit for high school, while a few will be spreading their wings elsewhere. We are so proud of all of these
Per tradition, we began closing out the school year with our Music and Awards program. We loved seeing our students perform and accept their awards! See photos from the event in the gallery below.
For superheroes, saving the world is tough, but everyday life is tougher. The Hulk files taxes, Spiderman signs autographs, and Batman picks up his dry cleaning in our Drama Club’s performance of Superheroes: With Great Power Comes Ordinary Responsibility. Hawkeye struggles with the ups and downs of superhero life – disengaging a bomb one minute,
Our Holiday Program this year featured musical performances by primary and kindergarten as well as an amazing production of The Grinch Who Stole Christmas. It was a fabulous show! We are so proud of our students! Check out the gallery below. Thank you to our paparazzi, Adam Hribek and Jennifer Fisher, for taking wonderful photos!
Backward walking, forward walking, hopping, skipping, dancing… these are some of what we saw last Thursday as students, staff, and parents circled around the parking lot for the 3rd annual PTO Walk-A-Thon! We are fortunate to have a PTO that is so dedicated to our students and staff. Thank you those who made this happen
We recently welcomed representatives from Kosair Charities to our school for a Kosair Appreciation Luncheon. They toured the school and got a glimpse of the things that go on at Summit Academy every day. We are extraordinarily grateful to Kosair Charities for their continued support over the years and especially for their recent surprise gift of one million
Our drama club students really nailed it this time with their hilarious performance of Wooing Wed Widing Hood. In this tale, three princes must pass several “tasks” in competition to see who will get to “woo wed widing hood.” See more from the performance below. Meet Mr. & Mrs. Hood, Little Red’s couch potato parents, who never
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
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.
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