Students Celebrate the Saints
Summit Academy's students and guests participated in a Holy-ween presentation and party on Wednesday, November 2nd. The students, all dressed as saints of their choice, learned about four saints while rotating between stations. Many stations had mazes for the students to crawl through before finding the saint. Saint skits were put on at each station by high school students. St. Francis of Assisi was found praying in the woods with his animals and nature sounds all around.
Ally Sonnen named Division Player of the Year
Summit Senior Ally Sonnen was named Player of the Year for 1A Division 2 Volleyball. The team was seeded third going into districts, but a loss to Logos, then Deary, put them out of the running for a state berth. Ally was also awarded third place for her Voice of Democracy speech, sponsored by the Veterans of Foreign Wars. In addition to her athletic and academic awards, Ally is a wonderful role model for the younger girls in the school. Her hard work and positive attitude
Pumpkin Chunker Challenge
Physical Science students at Summit Academy recently held a pumpkin launching competition. The ninth and tenth grade students used concepts they learned in class to build the launchers, then demonstrated them to the rest of the students and the public. Sophomore Taylor Lustig said, "It was exciting that we could learn science and have fun at the same time." The competition entailed three challenges. The air powered launcher was the winner in the distance competition, whil