Dear Friends and Supporters,

We're excited to announce that on Tuesday evening the Boulder Valley School District Board of Directors voted unanimously to extend Sanitas Academy's deadline for meeting the conditions required to formalize our contract. The previous dead...

Greetings, Friends & Supporters!

We wanted to take a moment in advance of the open enrollment period to provide an update on Sanitas Academy.  

We are excited about our progress to date but need your help to write a letter of support to the BVSD Board of Education...

While few who are close to the education world would argue with the importance of keeping students and student learning front and center in how we organize school, the truth is that school was not originally designed that way.  I can attest with 25+ years working in th...

August 22, 2019

Welcome to the 2019-2020 School Year!

As you may know, the Summit Middle School Board, in Boulder, Colorado, passed a charter back in 2018 to build a new high school option for families in BVSD.  Much effort on behalf of various staff, volunteers and board members has g...

April 8, 2019

It is with great excitement that we are initiating the next phase of Summit Academy.

The Summit board conducted an exhaustive search of many highly qualified candidates. We unanimously selected Emily Puetz, a well-respected educational innovator, to lead us through the...

December 12, 2018

After a great deal of consideration and ample time for reflection the Summit Board of Directors has unanimously agreed to continue exploring all options for launching Summit Academy, through the remainder of the school year.

April 26, 2018

I  am very pleased to report that the Boulder Valley Board of Education has approved the Summit Academy Charter application with a 5-1 vote. Thank you to everyone whose contributions have supported this effort.  This is a huge milestone which “unlocks new possibilities...

April 11, 2018

On Tuesday, April 10, 2018 the Summit Academy team will go before the Board of Education for the last time before the BOE makes their decision to approve our charter application. Both BVSD staff and DAC have recommended approval with conditions that the SA team is conf...

February 28, 2018

February 15, 2018

Boulder's Summit Middle School recently submitted its formal application for a new charter high school to the Boulder Valley School District, asking the district to help with a school site.

Summit, founded in 1996 as Boulder Valley's first charter school, is propos...

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