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Sumner Academy Emergency Action Plan

Sumner Contact: Ms. Sherlice Wesson, 913-627-7212.

Math Tutoring

Here is the math tutoring schedule for all students.  If you need help with your math class, please download the this PDF and see when and where you can receive this help.  

This week

Week of January 21st
Monday the 21st - No school
Tuesday the 22nd - Even Block day
Wednesday the 23rd - Normal 1/2 day
Thursday the 24th - Even with AEP/Pep Assembly
Friday the 25th Odd Block day

Applications are being accepted for Bank of America Student Leaders.  Five community-minded high school students are selected from the greater Kansas City area each year. Will you help us spread the word by sharing the below information with any high school juniors or seniors with whom you interact and who may be interested in applying? 

As a signature philanthropic program, Student Leaders offers young people who are passionate about improving the community an opportunity to build their workforce and leadership skills through a paid summer nonprofit internship and participation in a national leadership summit in Washington, D.C.  The Summit focuses on skill building and creating a more civically engaged society. 

Student Leaders® recognizes those who lead and serve in their own communities and beyond. Bank of America will connect Student Leaders to tools and resources that will help them make communities better.

 
 
 

As a Student Leader, you will:

 

Work as a paid intern at a local nonprofit for eight weeks

Attend the weeklong Student Leaders Summit in Washington, D.C.

Develop leadership and career skills

Connect with like-minded students from your own community and across the country

 
 
 

Juniors and Seniors:

 

Apply from November 11, 2018 to February 1, 2019.

 

Visit bankofamerica.com/
studentleaders

 

Apply today

 
 
 
   
 

 
Craft Scholarships


Apply Today for the Bank of America Charitable Foundation's Student Leaders® Program!

The Bank of America Charitable Foundation’s Student Leaders® Program is accepting applications for the 2019 program through February 1, 2019. Since its inception in 2005, the Bank of America Student Leaders Program has recognized more than 2,700 exemplary high school juniors and seniors who have a passion for improving their communities. The program helps students gain a greater understanding of how nonprofits create impact in the community and helps develop them as the next generation of community leaders through two components:

·    A summer eight-week paid internship with a nonprofit organization selected by the bank. This internship is designed to provide opportunities for the students to develop and apply leadership skills through hands-on work experience, while raising their awareness of community issues addressed by their Host Organization.  

·    The week-long, all-expense paid Student Leaders Summit in Washington, D.C. from July 8-13, 2019. Conducted in partnership with the Close Up Foundation, the Summit introduces students to aspects of civic, social and business leadership and provides them with knowledge and skills they will use throughout their life to create positive community change.

Students can apply for the program at www.bankofamerica.com/studentleaders [r20.rs6.net]. Please note the application deadline of February 1, 2019.

For more information on the Bank of America Charitable Foundation, visit bankofamerica.com/foundation.

Kansas works job search appKANSASWORKS recently rolled out a free mobile job search app for our job board.  In an effort to connect students to jobs/internships in Kansas, this information is being shared with students.  It is very important that students are aware of the job opportunities in Kansas so that they stay in our state.

Another great tool on KANSASWORKS is the Job Search Workbook which has many examples and can provide job search assistance.  A listing of offices can be found at https://www.kansasworks.com/ada/r/contact.

Up Coming Events

Infinite Campus Portal

What is the Campus Portal?

Campus Portal is our tool for parents and students to access instant, online, timely and secure student information: class schedule, assignments, attendance, discipline, course registrations for next year, report cards and transcripts.  Campus Portal is a means to further promote educational excellence by enhancing our program of communication with parents and students.
Who is eligible to have a Campus Portal account?

Parents of current students are eligible to activate a Parent Portal account, after agreeing to the terms and conditions of use.

How much does the Campus Portal cost?

Nothing. It is a free service to parents, and actually saves the district money by reducing paperwork and labor costs.  Parents can register for Infinite Campus Portal at this link.

Student Attendance

Attendance: 913.627.7233  Office: 913.627.7200

It is imperative to call ahead of time for early dismissals, as students may be in lunch or P.E.

Our lines are open 24/7 you may leave a message. Please allow one hour in advance to request passes to leave early.

Students MUST see attendance clerk before leaving Campus. Students may not be released after 2:45 p.m (12:30 on Wednesday)

Asistencia: 913.627.7233  Officina: 913-627-7200

Es de mucha importancia que nos llame de ante mano para recoger a su estudiante temprano, ya que él o la alumno/a puede estar en hora de lonche o en física. Líneas telefónicas están abiertas las 24 horas, puede dejar su mensaje. Favor permita una hora de anticipación cuando su estudiante necesita salir temprano. Los estudiantes no podrán salir de la escuela después de las 2:45 pm. (12:30 los miércoles)

Scholarships for Students

Below you will find a link to the updated scholarship document produced our AWESOME College Adviser Ms. Stone. The link is a GoogleDoc so it will be updated as more information becomes available. Also, please take your time and look at all links as several of the links are to sites that have many more scholarships then we have listed here.

Access David Program All the info can be found in this link including what the program is, how to apply, and when the deadlines are.

QuestBridge Flyer 

QuestCast QuestCast is a webinar that has tips and advice for students filling out the QuestBridge scholarship. Students need to register for each section if they are interested!

Please feel free to drop by and see Mr. Collins or Ms. Stone if you have any question.