Dayton Transition High School shares its narrative through voices of its graduates

Graduates Tell Their Stories With an emphasis on embracing students’ individuality and distinctive needs, Summit Academy Transition High School – Dayton takes a novel approach to education. “We do high school differently,” says Principal Lisa Brown, describing the school’s holistic approach to education, small classes, close-knit community and special education services as well as social … Continued

Dayton Senior Manifests the Powers of Perseverance and a School Community in her Court

At a first meeting with Shree Chattopadhyay, the thoughtful, articulate Summit Academy Transition High School – Dayton student leaves the impression of a rising star holding the world on a string. She is a testament to the powers of self-drive, determination and hard work, harnessed by humility, and a supportive school environment. Chattopadhyay describes Summit … Continued

Dayton High School Students Delve Deep to Understand the Meaning of Sacrifice from the Eyes of Veterans

A lesson designed to promote social awareness inspired students at Summit Academy Transition High School – Dayton to delve deep into the lives and minds of U.S. military veterans. The intensive, multi-day PBS Newshour Classroom lesson “Veterans Day and the Meaning of Sacrifice” engaged students in films and discussions revolving around the challenges faced by … 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 Dayton Transition High School Announces Openings for New Students

As enrollment opens at many school districts, Summit Academy Dayton Transition High School announces openings for local families with children in grades 9-12, particularly those seeking special education. “The most unique thing about our school is that it is more like a family. It isn’t a rigid traditional high school. It’s very individualized to meet … Continued

Summit Academy Names Four New Principals

Summit Academy Schools welcome new principals Lisa Brown, Michelle Brunner, Kristen McClanahan-Parkes and Keegan Schoen. Respectively, they will serve the students, families and staff of Summit Academy Transition High School- Dayton, Summit Academy Community School – Cincinnati Elementary, Summit Academy Community School for Alternative Learners – Middletown Elementary, and Summit Academy Community School for Alternative … Continued