Summit Academy Canton Elementary Makes State’s High-Performing Community School List

Summit Academy Community School for Alternative Learners – Canton was among 59 community schools in Ohio – and the only community elementary school in Greater Canton– to receive a high-performance ranking by the Ohio Department of Education and Workforce. The designation is based on results of the 2022-2023 Ohio School Report Cards. In all, there … Continued

Summit Academy Canton students honor Martin Luther King Jr. by carrying on his legacy with day of service

Summit Academy- Canton students and staff are preparing pragmatically, intellectually and thoughtfully for Martin Luther King Jr. Day, a National Day of Service. Staff members and students from Project REBUILD, a local nonprofit organization focused on supporting out-of-school youth, will join in the effort. Ahead of the January 15 holiday,  students are doing dry runs … Continued

Summit Pride Abounds at Canton Elementary and Canton Secondary Schools

“The beat goes on.” Even without the lyrics as a clue, Cher look-alike Sierra Sheets, a kindergarten teacher’s aide at Summit Academy Community School for Alternative Learners – Canton, nailed it with her costume commemorating Celebrity Day, yesterday. In a fun twist, student Kristen dressed like Miss Sheets. The day kicked off National School Choice … Continued

Summit Academy – Canton Float to Debut in Pro Football HOF Parade

Summit Academy Community School for Alternative Learners – Canton and Summit Academy Secondary School – Canton are preparing to make a grand greeting to the public this coming weekend. Ready to represent Summit Academy with bells on, students and staff from both schools and administration will ride a festive green-and-gold float by Creative Floats of … Continued

Summer Food Program Notice

Summit Academy Schools will not be offering the summer food program to the following cities: Akron Canton Cincinnati Columbus Dayton Lorain Middletown Painesville Parma Toledo Xenia   Warren and Youngstown will offer the summer food program.  

Summit Academy Management and Malone University Partner to Repurpose Campus Residence Hall to House 2 Community Schools

Summit Academy Community School for Alternative Learners – Canton and Summit Academy Secondary School – Canton will relocate to Malone University’s DeVol Hall during the 2022-2023 school year. The public, nonprofit, tuition-free community schools, which serve students in grades K-8 and 9-12, respectively, are operated by Summit Academy Management (SAM). SAM CEO John Guyer describes … Continued

Pancake Breakfast Promises a Sweet Start to Valentine’s Day at Summit Academy Secondary School – Canton

Pancakes topped with whipped cream and confetti sprinkles will set the scene for a celebratory Valentine’s Day Pancake Breakfast at Summit Academy Secondary School – Canton. The breakfast is being presented by the school’s Parents Teachers Students Together association to generate funds for field trips and prom, as well as to unite students, families and … Continued

Summit Academy Presents New Canton School Leaders

Summit Academy Secondary School – Canton and Summit Academy Community School for Alternative Learners – Canton welcome Tiffany George as director. In addition, longtime Summit Academy Community School for Alternative Learners – Canton IEP coordinator, general education teacher and intervention specialist Lisa Merry is advancing as the new assistant director for Summit Academy Community School … Continued