Inspiring Students.
Excellent Academics.
Christian Training.
Compassionate Environment.

An independent, nondenominational Christian school, Summit Christian Academy is one of the top private schools in the Kansas City metropolitan area.

Desiring to Check out Summit Christian Academy? RSVP for our next Campus Visit Day or call us to visit our campus or sign up to have your child Shadow at SCA!

Are you interested in checking out SCA? We would love to host you at a Summit Christian Academy Campus Visit Day! Visit our campus by registering for our February Campus Visit Day, which is specifically designed for families interested in learning more about SCA. This event will be hosted in the new SCA Fieldhouse & Activity Center Hospitality Room from 12:30 - 3:30 p.m. on Friday, February 24! Please click here to RSVP OR if you would desire to have a personal tour of our campus. Fill out the form to the right to set up a campus tour! 

Desiring to Check out Summit Christian Academy for your incoming Kindergarten student? Sign up for an SCA Kindergarten Preview!

Are you interested in checking out SCA for your upcoming Kindergarten student? We would love to host you at Summit Christian Academy for one of our Kindergarten Previews! Visit our campus by registering for our Kindergarten Preview, which is specifically designed for students entering Kindergarten for the 2023-24 school year. This event will be hosted on January 27 from 8:30 - 10:30 a.m.! You will spend two hours on our campus learning about Summit Christian Academy, visiting Kindergarten classes, taking a tour of the campus as well as hearing first hand from a Kindergarten teacher. Registration is required and space is limited so please RSVP by clicking this link

Why SCA Is Kansas City’s #1 Private & Christian School

Summit Christian Academy is Kansas City’s largest accredited independent Christian school. Our commitment to academic excellence, godly character, and a passion for life equips every student to succeed. SCA represents the face of the Christian community, and our rigorous curriculum is taught from a biblical worldview. SCA is united around a simple statement of faith and enriched by denominational diversity. Our mission is to inspire students to achieve their God-given potential through excellent academics and Christian training in a compassionate environment.

With a 36-acre campus, SCA offers classes for students entering preschool - 12th grade. The preschool, prekindergarten, elementary, junior high, and senior high programs are all taught by educators who are committed Christians highly qualified in their respective subject areas. Teachers have chosen to teach in a Christian environment where they exercise the freedom to wrap academic excellence in biblical truth, in order to educate the whole child.

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Arts and Activities

The opportunity to watch a child explore and grow in their individual talents is a gift. At Summit Christian Academy, we offer many opportunities for students to hone their artistic talents through fine arts, drama, and music programs. Our band, orchestra, and choir students place at the district and state levels, and enjoy performing for the community. Our drama and visual art students have also received several recognized awards and nominations.

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Mission & Service

One of the core values at SCA is cultivating community. Students in preschool-12th grade serve the community throughout the school year.

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Extracurricular Activities

SCA offers a variety of activities for students to participate in extracurricular and cocurricular activities that enhance their educational experience.


Summit Christian Academy is committed to a vibrant sports program that develops athletic skills & Christ-like character. 

Inspiring Students

The mission of SCA is to inspire students to achieve their God-given potential through excellent academics and Christian training in a compassionate environment.


Community Support for Summit
Christian Academy

Community Support for Summit Christian Academy includes many parents, patrons, businesses, alumni, and covenant churches in the Kansas City area. Our partnerships allow us to continue providing a Christ-centered educational program where we inspire excellence and ignite leadership among our students.

Summit Christian Academy Quick Facts


SCA is Kansas City’s #1 accredited Christian School


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News and Events

SCA Boys Soccer Finishes 2nd at Class 1 State Championship

(Lee’s Summit, MO) – The Summit Christian Academy Eagles varsity boys’ soccer team finished their postseason run with a second place finish at the state championship game on Saturday, November…

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Summit Christian Academy Announces 2022 Spelling Bee Winners

(Lee’s Summit) – Summit Christian Academy (SCA) recently held their annual spelling bee with over 50 students in second – eighth grades participating. Three students emerged victorious: third place went to…

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Summit Christian Academy Boys Varsity Soccer Team are District Champions for the first time in School History

The Summit Christian Academy Boys Varsity Soccer Team defeated Lone Jack High School 3 to 1 on November 3rd to claim the first place championship title for Districts. This is…

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Summit Christian Academy Vocal Musician Ben Kemper Earns All-State Recognition

Summit Christian Academy is pleased to announce that senior Ben Kemper has been named as an alternate to the Missouri All-State Choir for the 2022-23 school year. “Congratulations to Ben…

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