Mosaics Meet Black History – Cincinnati Community Students Inspired to Stay True to Their Visions

Using Trix cereal and paint, third- and fourth-grade students at Summit Academy Community School – Cincinnati are creating mosaics in the spirit of celebrated artist Alma Woodsey Thomas, for Black History Month. Known for her colorful, vibrant paintings which are held in public collections such as those of the Smithsonian American Art Museum and White … 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.  

Lead Intervention Specialist Sandy Blais to Begin New Role as Special Education Regional Director on August 1

Longtime Summit Academy Lead Intervention Specialist Sandra “Sandy” Blais will advance to her new role as Special Education Regional (South) Director, beginning August 1, 2022. “We are extremely fortunate to place someone as experienced and knowledgeable as Sandy in this critical position,” said Erica Richley-Duda, MSEd, LPCC-S, CCTP Executive Director of Special Education. “Sandy’s advancement … Continued

Seven steps to mental health care

Summit Academy principals share their ideas Mental health, like any other medical condition, requires care and attention. However, unlike most other medical conditions, mental health carries stigma and misunderstanding, which can lead to the neglect of conditions and pain prevalent among many. Consider the numbers … According to the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI), … Continued

Cincinnati Community school readies for spring virtual auction, May 1-7

Summit Academy Community School – Cincinnati will present a week-long online charitable auction beginning Sunday, May 1 to Saturday, May 7. Open to the public, the event is hosted by the school’s Parents Teachers Students Together association to raise funds to support students and families in need. “All proceeds from this event will be used … Continued

Summit Academy – Cincinnati Community Readies for Holiday Arts and Crafts Fair with Finishing Touches

The magic of holiday spirit is brewing at Summit Academy Community School – Cincinnati. With preparation for the Holiday Arts and Crafts Fair well underway, students, staff and community members are expressing their enthusiasm about the December 11 (10 a.m. to 3 p.m.) event. Hosted by the school’s Parents Teachers Students Together association, the fair … Continued

Arts and Crafts Fair Expected to be a Holiday Hotspot – Proceeds Benefit Cincinnati Community School Students

Holiday spirit will fill the air at the Summit Academy Community School – Cincinnati Holiday Arts and Crafts Fair on December 11 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Decked in cozy scarves, flannel shirts and ugly sweaters, holiday shoppers can expect to snatch up one-of-kind delights at the inaugural Parents Teachers Students Together association event. … Continued