Global Citizenry: The Key to Empathy
The Summit's mission challenges its community members to develop spiritually, academically, physically, socially and artistically so they can value and improve the ever-changing world in which we live. To this end, educators are passionate about finding ways to encourage students to look beyond their own identities and experiences and see themselves as citizens of the larger world. Click on the flags in the map above to see examples of global citizenry in our curriculum and community.
The Summit aims to produce graduates with strong proficiency in French or Spanish. To do that, instruction begins at age two and continues through the senior year. Latin and Mandarin Chinese also become options for Middle and Upper School students.
Diversity & Inclusion
Our coeducational campus serves age two through grade 12. Ethnic minorities comprise about 26% of our student population. About 39% of our student body is non-Catholic. As a community, we acknowledge our similarities and celebrate our differences.