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1st Day of School: Wed., August 20th

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The Summit will be starting our tenth school year on Wednesday, August 20, 2014! Students can head to their classrooms at 8:30 a.m. and class officially begins at 8:45 a.m. (Before school childcare is available starting at 7:30 a.m.) We’re all so excited to have the students back on campus and we know this year will…

Meet Mr. Gronniger: Head of School

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The Summit Prep is pleased to welcome Mr. Rob Gronniger as our Head of School. Born in Springfield and raised in the Kansas City area, Mr. Gronniger completed his undergraduate studies in education at then-SMSU. Upon graduation, he was recruited to teach in the rapidly-growing Australian public school system. Returning to Missouri, he undertook additional coursework in…

Parent Teacher Conferences

Check with your student’s classroom teacher to schedule a conference time on Monday, August 18 or Tuesday, August 19. Stay Up-To-Date on what is happening in your class by following your teacher’s blog. Here is a step-by-step guide to subscribing to blog posts. Visit the blog to which you would like to subscribe. Click here for a list of our…

Meet Your Teacher: Mon., Aug. 18 @ 3:30 p.m.

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Make sure you’re ready to meet your 2014-2015 Summit teacher on Monday, August 18 from 3:30 – 4:30 p.m.! Bring your classroom supplies and check out your classroom!  Here are our 2014-2015 Teachers: Nancy Wrinkle Beginners Teacher, nwrinkle@thesummitprep.org Nancy is beginning her third year with The Summit. She graduated from the University of Missouri – St. Louis…

Summit Family Orientation: Mon., Aug. 18 @ 4:30 p.m.

Whether you’re a new Summit Family or would just like a refresher course on all things Summit, join us on Monday, August 18 at 4:30 p.m. (right after Meet Your Teacher) in the Community Room (first floor, by the lobby) for our 2014 Summit Family Orientation. All your questions will be answer and we will…

Back to School Bash: Fri. Aug 22 @ 3:30 p.m.

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SPO (Summit Parent Organization) is hosting The Summit’s Annual Back to School Bash on Friday, August 22! Join your fellow classmates and Summit parents at Chesterfield Family Park to celebrate the start of our tenth school year! The party starts right after school lets out, so we’ll see you there at 3:30 p.m. The Summit…

2014-2015 Summit Calendar

 The Summit Prep 2014-2015 School Calendar August 2: Habitat for Humanity Run (PCCC Event) 7-10: Price Cutter Charity Championship 18: Meet Your Teacher, 3:30 p.m. 18-19: Parent/Teacher Conferences 20: First Day of School, 8:30 a.m. Boo Hoo Coffee 21: Fall Sports Athletic Meeting, 5:30 p.m. 22: Back to School Bash, 3:30 p.m. at Chesterfield Park…

Claire W. named #1 Female Track & Field Athlete

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Claire Workman, current sophomore, won the number one award for Best Female Track and Field Athlete of the Year! The 1 Awards, sponsored by Ozark Sports Zone and the Springfield Sports Commission, were held Tuesday, July 29, 2014 at the Ramada Plaza Hotel Oasis Convention Center. Claire took home the 1 Award for Girls Track and…

Revealing the NEW Summit Logo

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We are excited to finally reveal our new logo! We hope you all are as excited as we are to begin our tenth year as a school! Our mission is to provide students with an empowering education in a supportive, stimulating environment. Small class sizes Strong foreign language program Progressive education principles Challenging differentiated curriculum Summit…

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