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The Summit Country Day School inducted a four-sport athlete and a successful former boys’ varsity soccer coach into the school’s Athletic Hall of Fame during halftime of a girls’ varsity basketball game Saturday, Jan. 11 in Flannery Gymnasium.

For years, JP Tew, a sophomore at The Summit Country Day School, has excelled at squash on a national level. In his career, he has already won back-to-back-to-back national championships, something no player from the Midwest had done before.

Sumptuous is an adjective meaning splendid and expensive-looking. It was also the winning word in this year’s installment of The Summit’s annual Lower and Middle School Spelling Bee in Kyte Theater.

The Summit Country Day School Harold C. Schott Middle School inducted 23 members of the class of 2024 into the Round Table Chapter of the National Junior Honor Society (NJHS) on Dec. 18.

Rich Wilson, Head of School at The Summit Country Day School, announced Friday the promotion of Montessori lead teacher Lauren Guip as Montessori Director beginning in the 2020-21 school year.

Five students and five faculty members from The Summit Country Day School attended the People of Color and Student Diversity Leadership conferences Dec. 4-7 in Seattle, Wa.

Students in The Summit Country Day School’s Harold C. Schott Middle School brought a version of Disney’s smash hit, “Frozen” to the Kyte Theater stage.

The Summit Country Day School honored two former heads of school in a Legacy of Leadership Celebration Wednesday, Dec. 4 at the Queen City Club downtown.

Samantha England, an art teacher at The Summit Country Day School’s Harold C. Schott Middle School, presented a perseverance project on her battle with breast cancer to art teachers statewide last month.

Eight seniors from The Summit Country Day School have been named Commended Scholars by the National Merit Scholarship Corporation.

A renaissance student who has excelled in academics, the arts and athletics, Summit Country Day School senior Maria Luiso, Indian Hill, has been named a National Merit Scholarship Corporation semifinalist.

An academic and athletic standout, senior Rebecca Smith has been named a National Merit Scholarship Corporation semifinalist.

An avid writer, science-minded academic, who is particularly fond of the chemical and materials sciences, and taekwondo practitioner, Summit Country Day School senior Kathryn Sullivan, Morrow, has been named a National Merit Scholarship Corporation semifinalist.

A computer science enthusiast and runner, Summit Country Day School senior Alex Sougstad has been named a National Merit Scholarship Corporation semifinalist.

Two seniors at The Summit Country Day School were recognized for advancing their academic and athletic careers to the collegiate level on Nov. 13 during a ceremony in St. Cecilia Hall.

The Summit Country Day School Head of School Rich Wilson has named Interim Upper School Director Kelly Cronin as the new Upper School Director effective immediately.

The Summit Country Day School boys’ cross country team earned the program’s first team state championship following the Division III state race Nov. 2 at National Trail Raceway in Hebron. Summit had four runners score in the top-20.

While The Summit Country Day School’s rigorous curriculum opens doors at colleges and universities across the country, Summit athletes are also in demand. This year, 46 alumni athletes are competing at the collegiate level this academic year.

Teachers and administrators from The Summit Country Day School will join Maureen Healy, the keynote speaker, for the 12th annual Early Childhood Education Symposium on Saturday, Nov. 2.

Summit Biology teacher, Karen Cruse Suder is a 2019 Ohio state finalist for the Presidential Awards for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching (PAEMST).

Seven students in The Summit Country Day School’s Harold C. Schott Middle School, two Upper School students and one Lower School student won awards for their submitted work in the annual Hyde Park Art Show.

On Friday, Oct. 4, The Summit Country Day School hosted its annual naturalization ceremony in Flannery Gymnasium. This year, the Hon. Timothy S. Black, U.S. Magistrate Judge, presided over the ceremony where 99 people representing 44 countries were sworn in. Since 2013, 535 people have become citizens at The Summit.

Channel 9 reports on a special dedication made by The Summit Country Day School's football team to a player's injured mother.

Summit Country Day School sophomore Oren Jenkins has earned the rank of Eagle Scout, the highest attainable rank in the Boy Scouts of America. He was awarded his Eagle Scout medal and badge at the Eagle Court of Honor ceremony conducted on Sept. 22 in St. Cecilia Hall at The Summit.

Summit freshmen Shannon Dennemann, Norwood; Liam Lakhia, Loveland; and Evan Mescher, Clermont County’s Union Township, are among the 35 recipients of this year’s scholarship from the Aubrey Rose Foundation.