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Summit Christian Academy Senior Named All-American

Lee's Summit, MO
04/17/2018 02:40 PM
SCA senior Connor Healy was recently named an Academic All-American by the National Speech & Debate Association.... Read more

SCA 7th Graders Earn State Recognition from Duke University Talent Identification Program

Lee's Summit, MO
04/17/2018 02:39 PM
SCA seventh graders Olivia Truesdale and Shea Rider qualified for the Duke University Talent Identification Program and received state recognition for their ACT scores, which were approximately equal to the 50th national percentile rank for college-bound seniors.... Read more

Land3 Studio, located in downtown LS, lands massive airport project

Lee's Summit, MO
04/16/2018 10:23 AM
LEE’S SUMMIT, MO - When the $1 billion renovation of Kansas City International Airport is completed, there will be a little bit of Lee’s Summit influence in that massive project.

That’s because small-but-mighty Land3 Studio - located in downtown Lee’s Summit - has been designated the lead and only landscape architecture firm selected to work on the revamped KCI.... Read more

SCA Theatre Presents Sherlock Holmes and the First Baker Street Irregular

Lee's Summit, MO
04/12/2018 12:59 PM
The Summit Christian Academy Theatre Department will present Sherlock Holmes and the First Baker Street Irregular, with performances at 7 p.m. on April 19 - 21 on the Summit Christian Academy stage located at 1450 SW Jefferson in Lee’s Summit .... Read more

Chamber Member Special

Lee's Summit, MO
04/04/2018 10:27 AM
New Customer Deal... Read more

Truman Heritage Habitat for Humanity awarded $250,000 in Missouri Neighborhood Assistance Program (NAP) Tax Credits

Independence, MO
04/03/2018 09:52 AM
Truman Heritage Habitat for Humanity has been awarded $250,000 in Neighborhood Assistance Program (NAP) state tax credits by the Missouri Department of Economic Development for redevelopment of the historic Hiram Young School building in Independence, Missouri.... Read more

SCA Hosts Summer Camps and Partners with Kanakuk

Lee's Summit, MO
03/29/2018 01:29 PM
SCA will be providing some exciting summer options for students ages 2.5 (and potty trained) through going into 6th grade!... Read more

SCA Announces Elementary Christian Character Award Recipients

Lee's Summit, MO
03/29/2018 01:28 PM
SCA Elementary Christian Character recipients  are second grade student Breonna Batchelor and fifth grade student Karsyn Crowther.... Read more

SCA Hosts 8th Eagle Egg 5K

Lee's Summit, MO
03/29/2018 01:26 PM
SCA recently hosted their 8th annual Eagle Egg 5K.... Read more

SCA Musicians Earn Top Ratings

Lee's Summit, MO
03/29/2018 11:04 AM
Summit Christian Academy vocalists and instrumentalists earned top ratings at the MSHSAA District Music Festival and will advance to the State level competition on April 28.... Read more

Local Car Wash Chain to Change Name

Lee's Summit, MO
03/12/2018 02:46 PM
Green Lantern Car Washes, with seven locations in the Midwest, will be changing its name to Charlie’s Car Wash in May to honor company founder and philanthropist Charlie Walker who passed away in 2012.  Green Lantern has local car washes in Overland Park, Olathe, Independence, Liberty, and Lee’s Summit.... Read more

Lee’s Summit mayor, council proclaim March 30, 2018 ‘Special Needs Day’

Lee's Summit, MO
03/12/2018 02:15 PM
Autism Outreach Fellowship is thrilled to announce the City of Lee’s Summit has denoted March 30 as “Special Needs Day.” The proclamation was written and approved recently by Mayor Randy Rhoads and the Lee’s Summit City Council.... Read more

SCA Junior High Debaters Rise Up

Lee's Summit, MO
03/08/2018 09:51 AM
The Junior High Debate Team at Summit Christian Academy (SCA) has seen a great amount of success this season.... Read more

SCA Fifth Grade Classes Receive KC Healthy Kids Award

Lee's Summit, MO
03/08/2018 09:49 AM
Each of SCA's three fifth grade classes received Honorable Mention Entries for the 2017 "I am Here" Youth Photo contest hosted by KC Healthy Kids.... Read more

Summit Christian Academy Alumnus Appointed to United States Air Force Academy

Lee's Summit, MO
03/08/2018 09:47 AM
Summit Christian Academy’s 2017 graduate, William Finch, has been offered an appointment to the United States Air Force Academy and will attend this fall.... Read more

Global Experience Offered at SCA’s International Festival

Lee's Summit, MO
03/08/2018 09:46 AM
Summit Christian Academy recently hosted hundreds from the Lee’s Summit Community and Greater Kansas City area with a night of interactive learning at the sixth annual SCA International Festival.... Read more

Truman Heritage Habitat meets J.E. and L.E. Mabee Challenge

Independence, MO
03/02/2018 02:13 PM
Truman Heritage Habitat for Humanity (THHFH) serving Eastern Jackson County received a challenge grant from The J. E. and L. E. Mabee Foundation to aid capital campaign goals to renovate the historic Hiram Young School in Independence, MO.... Read more

Paradise Park Partners with Summit Christian Academy

Lee's Summit, MO
03/01/2018 09:11 AM
Paradise Park President Jon Ellis recently visited the Summit Christian Academy with several awards from their recent Spirit Fundraising Event.
SCA received a check for hundreds of dollars as a result of their fundraiser, SCA Kindergarten teacher Mrs. Sue Santon accepted a check for winning the Spirit Night attendance contest, and SCA Second Grader Sophia Ruiz was the winner of Paradise Park Family “Max Paks” for a year.... Read more

SCA First Graders Complete Goody Goody Gumball Reading Competition

Lee's Summit, MO
03/01/2018 09:07 AM
SCA’s first grade reading competition winners were:  Josiah Zicari with 1215 minutes, Mikayla Zicari with 1230 minutes, Isaiah Ward with 540 minutes, Carson Shrum with 1105 minutes, Andy Armstrong with 1003 minutes, and Sadie Lovins with 1324 minutes.... Read more

SCA Secondary Debate Teams Make Strong Showings at Local Tournaments

Lee's Summit, MO
02/15/2018 12:48 PM
SCA Debaters Ryan Wagy took 7th out of 48 competitors in Lincoln Douglas Debate, and sophomores Bryce Ferguson and Austin Wilson took 4th out of 49 teams in Public Forum Debate at from the Winnetonka High School Debate Tournament.... Read more

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