Summit Academy of Greater Louisville

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5/12 - 5/16

Coins for Crusade



1:00 p.m. - Summit Idol




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Don't forget to bring in your loose change this week for Coins for Crusade! While raising money for WHAS Crusade for Children, we are having our own competition to see which faculty members will get slimed! TODAY'S COIN FOR COLLECTION = PENNIES.


We hope to see you this Friday for SUMMIT IDOL!!


Come to The World's Biggest Ice Cream Party!

Chillers Microcreamery has teamed up with the WHAS Crusade for Children to break the WORLD RECORD for the World's Largest Ice Cream Party!


Saturday, June 7th

Waterfront Park - Big Four Pedestrian Bridge (Louisville side)

1:00 - 3:00 p.m 

World Record attempt at 2:00 PM*


*1000 people are needed to break the World Record!


Tickets are only $5 and ALL the money raised goes directly to the WHAS Crusade for Children. A ticket guarantees you a seat and Chillers delicious ice cream for the world record attempt.


Tickets are available at the Summit Academy Front Desk until June 4. Cash or checks payable to WHAS Crusade for Children.


Head of School Update 

The Board of Trustees is pleased to announce the recommendation of James K. Elliott as next Head of Summit Academy, pending ratification of the full Board at the May meeting on May 21, 2014. The Board of Trustees' Search Committee unanimously reached its decision after reviewing and interviewing over 30 candidates from across the country. 


CLICK HERE to read the full letter from our Board President.


Summit Idol

IdolWe have many contestants this year and a variety of acts! Don't miss our students showcasing their talent at this year's Summit Idol! 


Friday, May 16, 2014 at 1:00 p.m.

CoinsThis week, May 12 - 16, we will be collecting money for WHAS Crusade for Children. The Crusade for Children has been extremely generous to Summit Academy - providing over $166,000 over the past 17 years that has funded our Pre-K/K programs, technology advancements, and needed equipment and instructional materials. 

This year we will be competing to see which faculty members will get slimed! (...and who will get to be made into a slime sundae!)


Here is how the collection will work:







There are collection containers in the lobby for each participating faculty member. The lucky ones with the most money at the end of the week will get slimed by our students at the Carnival!


Summer Tennis Program

The U of L Tennis Center in coordination with FEAT of Louisville will be offering a summer tennis program in 2014. The program will be 5 weeks long with one lesson per week on Tuesdays, beginning June 17th (depending on interest, a second, 5 wk session may be offered). The class will be from 12:00 - 1:30 p.m. each Tuesday. The lessons will be held at the Bassrudd Tennis Center (indoor tennis facility).

The cost is $25 per 5 week session per child. Ages 7 and up are welcome. If you have multiple children interested in the program, they are welcome as well.


TO REGISTER: Email your name, your child's name and age to  Also mention if you are willing to stay and volunteer. 


Space is limited so please be sure to sign up soon! 


Graduation Brunch year's brunch will be held on Wednesday May 28th at 9:30 a.m. at the Hurstbourne Country Club. Please be sure to RSVP to Jenny Segin if you are planning to attend. You may do so via email at or call 502-244-7090. 


Summer Programs


We are again offering exciting summer programs here at Summit Academy! 

Yes, I Can! is individual tutoring that will help give your child a solid foundation and a thorough understanding of the concepts and skills needed for the next leg of his or her academic journey. One-on-one tutoring is available in all subject areas, and uses proven strategies to meet the educational needs of your student. Tutoring sessions are 50-minutes long, and can be scheduled any number of times per week to work around your summer schedule. Discovery is being offered this summer from 9:00 - 12:00 a.m. for students entering K - 4. It is the perfect combination of fun, socialization, discovering new skills and interests, and academic skills reinforcement. Technology, nature, cooking, models, and arts & crafts are just some of the discovery topics!


All programs will run June 16 - August 1 (closed June 30 - July 4). Register now online, at the front desk, or call 244-7090.


Crusade for Children


Summit Academy of Greater Louisville

11508 Main Street

Middletown, KY 40243