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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.

Four recent graduates of The Summit Country Day School have been named National Advanced Placement (AP) Scholars, the highest award level in the AP program.

Character-based leadership and creative problem-solving are at the forefront of a strategic plan revealed Sunday at The Summit Country Day School.

The Summit Country Day School presented the Ne Ultra Award on Sunday, Sept. 15 to Mary and Joe Brinkmeyer, a Hyde Park couple whose relationship with the school spans six decades.

The Summit Country Day School awarded its highest alumni honor on Sept. 15 to Conky Greiwe.

Maureen Healy, author of “The Emotionally Healthy Child: Helping Children Calm, Center and Make Smarter Choices,” will be the keynote speaker of the 2019 Early Childhood Education Symposium on Saturday, Nov. 2 at The Summit Country Day School.

Senior Maria Luiso, Indian Hill, known at The Summit for her singing voice, further distinguished herself with a perfect score on the ACT exam.

Twelve seniors from The Summit Country Day School conducted research on medical and scientific topics this summer including: congenital heart defects, rare earth element extraction, risk stratification for predicting Crohn's Disease, vision training for sports-related concussion patients, regional air quality and others.

The Summit Country Day School has been named Best Catholic high school in Ohio for the second year in a row by the online rating authority, which reviews schools ...

Andy Poli, who was the varsity baseball coach at The Summit from 2001-2007, returns to lead the program once again. He replaces Triffon Callos, who retired from active coaching after 15 years at The Summit, 12 as varsity coach.

Carrie Barnett, the new Upper School art teacher at The Summit Country Day School, is this year’s president of the Ohio Art Education Association (OAEA).

Dr. Nick J. Accrocco, The Summit’s College Counseling Director, co-authored a book detailing methods for parents and students how to survive the college admission process. The book is entitled “Achieving Admisson: How to Help Students Get into Selective Colleges and Keep Everyone Sane in the Process.”

Summit Country Day School senior Ryan Burns of Anderson Township achieved a perfect score of 36 on the ACT college entrance exam.    According to an ACT spokes...

The Summit Country Day School Latin club students accrued six first-place finishes at the 2019 National Junior Classical League (NJCL) Convention July 25-31 at North Dakota State University, attended by 1,400 students, teachers, adult chaperones and college helpers.

Throughout her career, Sydni Black, East Walnut Hills, has proved she is one of the best girls’ lacrosse players in Cincinnati, the region and the state. Now, she can call herself one of the best players in the nation when she achieved all-American status.

The Concord Review has given Victoria Walton, a 2019 Summit Country Day School graduate, their Ralph Waldo Emerson Prize.

Summit Country Day School head baseball coach Triffon Callos has retired from active coaching for the foreseeable future. He was head coach of the program for 12 seasons and was an assistant varsity coach for three years.

Students from The Summit Country Day School participated in the 10th annual Hands Across the Water service project, raising more than $14,000 to provide clean water to people in developing countries. Since it began, the school-wide project has raised almost $150,000 and has saved thousands of lives.

Middle School language arts teacher Rosie Sansalone is traveling in Kenya through June 7 as she conducts interviews for a new book.

Anne Vertuca, a language arts teacher at The Summit Country Day School’s Harold C. Schott Middle School, received a surprise retirement gift from her family three days before school was out.