Don't forget to register for Run for The Summit!
Raven Report: Sept. 5, 2018
9:30 a.m.  Late Start  on  Wednesday,  September  1 2th
Each month The Summit will have a 9:30 a.m. late start Wednesday morning. During these late start mornings, Summit faculty and staff will continue to devote time to the self-study portion of our re-accreditation process through ISACS

The next late start day is Wednesday, September  12th. Fun Zone will maintain the normal starting time of 7:30 a.m. and will be extended to 9:15 a.m., at which time students will join their teachers to begin their daily class routines. The official start time for the school day is 9:30 a.m. You are encouraged to drop off your child(ren) between 9:15-9:30 a.m., just prior to the start of classes. However, families who need to use Fun Zone from 8:30-9:15 a.m. may do so at no cost. 

Questions? Contact Amy Maas.
Official School Picture Day: Monday, Sept. 10th 
Start thinking about what color polo you're going to wear for 
School   Picture  Day! Photographers will be on campus Monday, September 10th to take individual photos. All students, faculty, and staff will need their  picture  taken, even if they are not purchasing a  picture  package. These pictures will be used in the 2018-2019 Summit Yearbook.


You can also click here to download a pdf of the order form.

Retakes will be scheduled for early October.

Questions? Contact Amy Maas.
Raven Partners in Learning
Thank you to our 2018-2019 Raven Partners in Learning. For more information  contact  Vince Currao, Summit Development Officer .
To Do List
Pre-Order Hot Lunch
Questions? Contact Kristin Walker .

Remember, you need to order lunches by the end of the day the THURSDAY before to receive the $4 pre-order price.
Order School Photos
Picture day is Monday 9/10. Use the link on the right to order photos or click here to download a pdf of the order form.

Questions? Contact Amy Maas .
Register for After School Clubs
After school clubs begin the week of September 10th. Make sure you register before the club fills!

Questions? Contact Kristin Walker .

Pre-Order 18-19 Yearbook & Save!
Everyone who pre-orders their yearbook before September 30th will save 15%! Click the link on the right and use the school's passcode: 1014120028714957. Yearbooks are regularly priced at $24.99 and will be delivered in May 2019.

Click here to view the flyer.

Questions? Contact Amy Maas .
Sign Up for 18/19 SPO Volunteering
We ask each Summit family to volunteer at a minimum of four Summit events per year.  

Questions? Contact Veronica Richardson .
Order Fall Mums
Turn in your order forms and payments (checks made out to "The Summit") by Friday, September 14th.

Questions? Contact Veronica Richardson .
Register for the Run for The Summit
Registration and payment must be received by  11:59 p.m. on  Sept. 17th to receive a race t-shirt. The race shirt counts as Summit Spirit Wear to wear on Fridays.

Questions? Contact Veronica Richardson, SPO President .

Things to Know
Plan to Cheer on the Cross Country Team: Sept. 25th
We've got spirit, yes we do! We've got spirit, how about you? Join us as we cheer on the Summit/NCA Cross Country team at the Republic Meet on Tuesday, September 25th. This is a great chance to support our team at a local event.

Republic Cross Country Meet
Location: Republic High School
Date: Tuesday, September 25th
Times: 
 - Girls Varsity at 3:30 p.m. featuring Summit sophomore Alexis 
 - Boys Varsity at  4:15 p.m.
 - 7th grade girls at  5:00 p.m.
 - 8th grade girls at 5:20 p.m. featuring Summit 8th grader Grace
 - 7th grade boys at  5:40 p.m.
 - 8th grade boys at  6:00 p.m.
 
Pre-Order the 2018-2019 Yearbook & Save 15%
We're only a couple weeks into  school, and we're already talking about yearbooks! The Summit High  School Journalism Activities class will be organizing The Summit 2018-2019 Yearbook through  TreeRing (same company as in previous years). If you order by Sunday, September 30th you will save 15%. Yearbooks regularly cost $24.99, so order early and save!  Note: you have the option to customize two pages in the yearbook for your student(s). These customized pages do not need to be completed until April, even if you pre-order your yearbook. 

Go to  www.TreeRing.com/validate and enter our  school's passcode: 1014120028714957.

Save the Date for The Summit Gala: Friday, October 26th
The Summit's 14th Annual Gala will be held at the Darr Agricultural Center (same great location as last year). 

This year's Annual Auction & Gala is a 1990s style party complete with games, music, appetizers, raffles, and silent and live auctions. Guests can show off their fly moves while gettin' jiggy with it, enjoy free wine and beer, or try their luck at the gaming tables. This party is going be all that and a bag of chips!

Tickets for this great event are only $100/person (just like last year).  Mr. Vince Currao, Summit's Development Officer, will be in contact regarding event sponsorship opportunities.

More information coming soon!
Fall Mums: Orders Due Friday, September 14th
We're kicking off our first Fundraiser of the year: Fall Mums
These are beautiful, hearty plants that will accent your home and yard. This fundraiser benefits SPO (Summit Parent Organization), and will provide funds for such things as: Muffins with Mom, Donuts with Dad, Grandparents Day, and purchasing items off of teacher/classroom wish lists.  Order forms are due to the front desk on Friday, Sept 14th . Flowers will be ready for pick up on Friday, Sept 28th during car line.

Summit School Calendar 

September 2018
10 : Official School Picture Day
12: Late Start @ 9:30 a.m.
17: Board of Trustees Meeting, 5:30 p.m.
21 : NO SCHOOL - Teacher Work Day
22: Run for The Summit
25: Cross Country Meet at Republic High School
27: SPO Meeting, 9 a.m.

October 2018
5: Donuts with Dad, 8-8:45 a.m.
11-15: NO SCHOOL - Fall Break
15 : NO SCHOOL - Teacher Work Day
22: Board of Trustees Meeting, 5:30 p.m.
25 : SPO Meeting, 9 a.m.
26: Gala
Summit Family Business Directory: Available to View Family Businesses

Use the link at the right, or visit
 
http://www.thesummitprep.org/family/ .

If you are interested in being listed in the Business Directory, please use this link to submit your information .

Support The Summit
Scrip: Earn Rebates for Your Growth Fund Account

Check out www.shopwithscrip.com see what special rebates they have, and earn money towards your growth fund!

As always, if you have any questions feel free to reach out to Phil Isley, Summit Scrip Coordinator.

The Summit Scrip Program is a way for Summit families to pay off their Growth Fund through passive income from the purchase of gift cards.

Box Tops, Labels for Education, & Tyson Project A+   
Don't forget to keep collecting all your box tops, labels, and Tyson product codes! We have a clear bucket in the lobby to collect these labels all year long. Please be sure to ask your family and friends to collect theirs as well. The Summit gets credit for every label turned in! 

Click on the links below for more information on each program:
Mabel's Labels
Mabel's Labels are great, adhesive labels for everything: uniform shirts, water bottles, lunch boxes, pencil cases, laptops, etc. They stick and won't come off in the wash!

AmazonSmile
AmazonSmile is a website operated by Amazon with the same products, prices, and shopping features as Amazon.com. The difference is that when you shop on AmazonSmile, the AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 0.5% of the purchase price of eligible products to the charitable organization of your choice, ie: The Summit Prep. You must go through smile.amazon.com (not amazon.com) to log into your amazon account for the benefits to work.

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