Students discover new ways to learn.
Students discover how to advocate for themselves.
Students discover the importance of an education.
Student uniforms make Summit students stand out.
Summit has a highly qualified staff.
Technology-based lessons give students hands-on experience.
Small class sizes allow students to get the attention they need.
WHAT IS PROJECT-BASED LEARNING?
Project-Based Learning is an instructional approach built upon authentic learning activities that engage student interest and motivation. These activities are designed to answer a question or solve a problem and generally reflect types of learning and work people do in the everyday world.
WHO ATTENDS SUMMIT?
students with high ISAT scores and low grades.
Students with high ISAT scores and poor attendance.
Capable students who could benefit from a small pupil-to-teacher ratio and work independently.
Capable students who can increase their course load through a combination of Project-Based Learning and STEM-related activities.
Capable students who can recover failed credits.
Capable students who will be involved and complete Service-Learning Projects.
Capable students who need flexible schedules and a differentiated learning environment.
WHAT ARE THE REQUIREMENTS?
STUDENT must possess an average to above average academic ability, but has not been successful in a home/zoned school environment.
An APPLICATION is required for all students interested in attending Summit Middle School. All students interested must be in the sixth, seventh, or eighth grade. All interested students must complete and submit an application via fax, mail, or in person. Upon reviewing the application, the staff of Summit Middle School will schedule an interview with the prospective student and their parent/guardian. Acceptance is not guaranteed as the program is limited to 90 students at any given time.
Students who attend Summit Middle School are required to remain in good standing academically and socially or their membership in the program will be terminated.
For an application please go to Summit Middle School Application by clicking on the MORE section above and choosing the "Summit Middle School Application" page.