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Nov 03, 2014, 10:17 ET
Grant Lichtman, thought leader in the drive to transform K-12 education.

Nationally Recognized Thought Leader, Grant Lichtman, visits The Summit School

 If anyone has ever questioned what teachers do during in-service days, The Summit School delivers a pleasant surprise.  Summit's...

Sep 22, 2014, 10:32 ET

International Expert on Dyscalculia to Speak at Summit Symposium

The Summit School's featured speaker at the Zelma Wynn Symposium will be Dr. Brian Butterworth, author and international expert on dyscalculia. The...

Jun 11, 2014, 16:14 ET
Dr. Joan Mele-McCarthy, CCC-SLP, elected to ASHA Board of Directors. (PRNewsFoto/The Summit School)

Dr. Joan Mele-McCarthy elected to the Board of American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA)

Dr. Joan A. Mele-McCarthy, CCC-SLP, has been elected to the Board of Directors of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) as the...

May 02, 2013, 15:42 ET

Summit School Names Building for Founder at Gala

The Summit School is pleased to announce their main school building will be named the "Jane and Martin Snider Schoolhouse" in honor of the school's...

Oct 17, 2012, 11:26 ET
Dr. Larry Rosen, author and expert on the psychology of technology, will present "New Generations of High-Tech Youth:  How We Teach Them and Parent Them" on Saturday, November 3 at The Summit School in Edgewater, MD.  (PRNewsFoto/The Summit School)

New Generations of High-Tech Youth: How We Teach Them and Parent Them

 On Saturday, November 3, 2012, The Summit School will present the Zelma Wynn Symposium Series, New Generations of High-Tech Youth: How We...

Aug 23, 2012, 12:00 ET

School and Facilities Leaders to Meet In Pasadena

The Green California Schools Summit and the Green California Community Colleges Summit, coming to the Pasadena Convention Center September 27-28,...

Jun 26, 2012, 12:04 ET
Dr. Jane Snider to step down as Executive Director at The Summit School, July 2013.  (PRNewsFoto/The Summit School)

Dr. Jane Snider to step down as Executive Director at The Summit School, July 2013

 Dr. Jane R. Snider, Founding Director of The Summit School, has announced that she will step down from her role at the school, following next...

May 29, 2012, 10:43 ET
Dr. Jane R. Snider of The Summit School named Tribute to Women and INdustry (TWIN) Honoree.  (PRNewsFoto/The Summit School)

Dr. Jane R. Snider of The Summit School named Tribute to Women and INdustry (TWIN) Honoree

Dr. Jane R. Snider, Founding Executive Director of The Summit School, has been selected as a Tribute to Women and INdustry (TWIN) Honoree, a...

Apr 11, 2012, 12:08 ET
Dr. Joan Mele-McCarthy, CCC-SLP, selected for the Washington Post Distinguished Educational Leadership Award. Dr. Mele-McCarthy is the Head of School for The Summit School located in Edgewater, MD.  (PRNewsFoto/The Summit School)

Dr. Joan Mele-McCarthy selected for the Washington Post Distinguished Educational Leadership Award

 Dr. Joan A. Mele-McCarthy, CCC-SLP,  Head of School at The Summit School, has been selected by the Washington Post for the...

Feb 15, 2012, 16:50 ET

Summit Head of School Selected for Leadership Maryland Class of 2012

The Summit School is pleased to announce that its Head of School, Dr. Joan A. Mele-McCarthy, has been selected to participate in Leadership...

Oct 05, 2011, 09:00 ET

During Tough Economic Times: Family Donates One Million Dollars to a Non-Profit

The Summit School, recipient of a National Blue Ribbon School of Excellence Award, announces a one million dollar gift to its Endowment Fund from...

Jul 13, 2011, 12:18 ET

Dr. Jane R. Snider awarded Brava! Women Business Achievement Award

Baltimore SmartCEO magazine selected The Summit School's Founding Executive Director, Dr. Jane R. Snider, to receive a 2011 Baltimore Brava! Women...

Dec 03, 2010, 12:00 ET

Green Schools Leadership Award Winners Announced

The Green California Schools Summit announced its 2010 Leadership Award recipients today. The awards will be presented on December 9 at the...

Mar 18, 2008, 01:00 ET

The Summit School Celebrates Dyslexia Awareness Week in Maryland

EDGEWATER, Md., March 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- During "Dyslexia Awareness Week in Maryland," the Summit School will host special events on...

May 04, 2005, 01:00 ET

Leading Psychologists and Education Researchers Announce National Summit Series on Classroom Management & School Violence Prevention

WASHINGTON, May 4 /PRNewswire/ -- America's foremost psychologists and education researchers will participate in a National Summit Series on...

Aug 22, 2002, 01:00 ET

Summit Academy Open Enrollment Closes September 9 for 2002 Fall Term

AKRON, Ohio, Aug. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Summit Academy Community Schools for Alternative Learners announced today that the "open enrollment" period...

Jul 29, 2002, 01:00 ET

Enrollment Still Open at Summit Academy Across Ohio, Offering a 'Godsend' for ADD & Asperger's Children Levels 2-6

AKRON, Ohio, July 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Some openings are still available for students levels 2-6 who qualify for Summit Academy Community Schools...

Jun 12, 2002, 01:00 ET

Summit Academy Schools Enrolling Students for Academic Year 2002-03

AKRON, Ohio, June 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Summit Academy Community Schools are now enrolling students for academic year 2002-2003. Sponsored by the...

Apr 23, 2002, 01:00 ET

Summit Academy Schools Now Interviewing for 2002-2003 Certified Teaching Positions

AKRON, Ohio, April 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Summit Academy Community Schools for Alternative Learners will be interviewing for 2002-2003 teaching...

Feb 25, 2002, 00:00 ET

For Parents/Guardians with AD/HD Children Grades 3-6 in Middletown and Xenia Areas

MIDDLETOWN and XENIA, Ohio, Feb. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Do you have an AD/HD child in grade 3-6 in the Middletown and Xenia areas? Summit Academy can...