Summit Christian Academy

1500 SW Jefferson
Lees Summit, MO 64081-0640
     Tel: (816)525-1480
   
Grades: PK - 12 | 662 students
Serving over 775 students from 155 area churches, Summit Christian Academy serves preschool through 12th grade students.
SCA is fully-accredited and provides college-preparatory academics and a full range of extracurricular activities.
Founded as an independent Christian school, SCA staff and teachers strive to inspire students to discover and achieve their God-given potential.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
AdvancED
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Mild Learning Differences
Year Founded 1989

Student Body

Total Students 662 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 9%
State avg.: 18%
Students by Grade Summit Christian Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 60 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 42%
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Advanced Courses American History 101, American History 102, English Composition 101, English Composition 102, Math 110 - College Algebra, Math 206 - College Trigonometry, Math 210 - College Calculus, Spanish 110, Spanish 120, Spanish 211, Spanish 221, Western Civilization 201, Western Civilization 202  
Average ACT score 24
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Varies by grade
Admissions Director Sarah Coats

Sports

Total Sports Offered 10 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
FootballGolf,
SoccerSoftball,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 4 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. International Thespian Society, National Honor Society, Student Council, Student Government International Thespian Society,
National Honor Society,
Student Council,
Student Government,

School Notes:

  • 36-acre campus includes elementary and secondary facilities, athletic fields, and two playground areas.
  • Member of Missouri State High School Activities Association (MSHSAA).
  • Dual-credit courses allow students to graduate with as many as 51 college credit hours.
  • Parent and grandparent volunteers are welcomed and can be seen throughout the school monitoring the hallways, helping at lunch, reading in the library, and assisting in athletic programs.
  • Average ACT of 24.4 (Class of 2014).
  • Named in the top 5 Private Schools by the Kansas City Business Journal.

Profile last updated: 07/23/2015

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Plaza Heights Christian Academy (4.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St John Lalande School (3.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St John Lalande School (3.5 miles away)
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