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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.

Forty-two students at The Summit Country Day School have been recognized in the in the 2018-19 National Community Service Awards sponsored by the United Nations Association – USA (UN-USA) and InterView Technologies.

Ms. Patterson told her story at The Summit Country Day on Monday, May 20 when eighth graders and their guests presented the seventh volume in the school’s “Hear My Story | Be My Voice” book series. A capstone project following nine months of research on the topic of justice, eighth graders told 59 stories about people who spent their lives fighting for justice. Since the project began, Summit students have told 417 stories which, in the telling, serve as restorative justice.

Five members of The Summit Country Day School’s Class of 2019 received special recognition awards during graduation on May 19.

Dressed in the white formal gowns and tuxedos that are a tradition in Summit Country Day School commencements, 105 graduates received their diplomas on Sunday, May 19.

One senior at The Summit Country Day School was recognized for advancing her academic and athletic career to the collegiate level on May 15 during a ceremony in Flannery Gymnasium.

Ryan Fleming, a former coach in the Oak Hills High School program, was named The Summit Country Day School’s new varsity boys’ basketball head coach.

Summit Country Day School junior Junbo “Tom” Li, Mason, who previously dominated Ohio students on the American Math Competition (AMC) 12 exam, ranked among the top 2.9 percent out of 2,773 multi-national participants on the American Invitational Mathematics Examination (AIME) in March.

Two students from The Summit Country Day School earned perfect scores on the National Latin Exam (NLE). Junior Ryan Burns, Anderson Township, who took the Level IV test, achieved perfection for the third time in five years. Freshman Irene Calderon, Hyde Park, Level II, accomplished the feat for the second year in a row.

Summit Country Day School students demonstrated a strong grasp of the Chinese language in recent assessments.

Numerous Summit Middle School band members impressed adjudicators from the Ohio Music Education Association at the Solo and Ensemble Event in April.

Middle Schoolers at Summit Country Day Middle School made certain that April 28, Campus Day, would be a “very important date” with their production of “Alice in Wonderland.”

Summit Country Day School requires students to perform 48 hours of service work before graduation. Sam Vessel of West Chester already has gone far beyond that as a sophomore, completing 281½ hours through April. On May 9, he’ll be honored on Fountain Square during an event planned by Public Service Recognition-Cincinnati as part of National Public Service Recognition Week.