An independent, nondenominational Christian school, Summit Christian Academy is one of the top private schools in the Kansas City metropolitan area.
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.
Summit Christian Academy Class of 2024 Serve in Nashville
The Summit Christian Academy (SCA) Class of 2024 spent the final days of their summer vacation away from home and serving on the senior mission trip in Nashville, Tennessee. The SCA Senior Mission Trip is a long-standing tradition at SCA and this was the 20th year that the SCA senior class has served. As seniors prepare to go beyond the campus of SCA after graduation, the SCA senior mission trip is an opportunity to build class leadership, unity, spiritual and personal leadership, and help a community in need.
Summit Christian Academy Varsity Track Star Wins Three State Titles
Summit Christian Academy (SCA) Eagles varsity girls’ track and field senior athlete April Phillips recently made Missouri Class 3 history by being the first athlete to win three state titles in the three jumping events in a single year.
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SCA Golf Team Wins State Title for Class 2
Congratulations to the SCA Boys Golf Team for winning the Class 2 State Championship!
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SCA Boys Track and Field Team Are State Champions!
Congratulations to the SCA Boys Track & Field Team for winning the Class 2 State Championship!
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Community Support for Summit
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.
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News and Events
Summit Christian Academy Kicks of 2023-24 School Year with Record Enrollment
(Lee’s Summit) – The 2023-24 school year at Summit Christian Academy (SCA) began on August 16 with enrollment of over 1230 preschool-12th grade students. The school has expanded to four…Read More
SCA Varsity Track Athlete Wins Three State Titles in Three Events
(Lee’s Summit, MO) – Summit Christian Academy (SCA) Eagles varsity girls’ track and field senior athlete April Phillips recently made Missouri Class 3 history by being the first athlete to…Read More
Summit Christian Academy Awards Linda Harrelson Legacy of Servant Leadership Scholarship
(Lee’s Summit ) – Summit Christian Academy (SCA) is pleased to announce the Class of 2023 Linda Harrelson Legacy of Servant Leadership Scholarship award winner, Katie Coats. The $5,000 scholarship…Read More
SCA Senior Wins Cappie Award for Supporting Role in Peter Pan
(Lee’s Summit) – Summit Christian Academy (SCA) is pleased to announce that senior Olivia Truesdale was recently awarded a Cappie for her performance in a supporting female role as Tinkerbell…Read More
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