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

Navigating new phases after high school – Easing transitions for students with autism

Graduating from high school can be an inspiring yet daunting rite of passage for most teens, particularly those with autism. Determining which post-graduation option is the best fit should be a step-by-step process for young adults with autism, say Summit Academy Schools educators, dedicated to teaching students who learn differently. They share their top seven … Continued

Request for Proposal – (Psychological Testing and Related Services)

January 31, 2022 Re: Summit Academy School – RFP / Psychological Testing and Related Services Summit Academy Management invites your company to submit a proposal based on the attached Request for Proposal for Psychological Testing and Related Services. Summit Academy Management is a non-profit operator of public community (also known as “charter”) schools for alternative … Continued


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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

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