Monthly Archives: June 2016

21 Jun

Introducing new faculty – Alex Horowitz, Assistant Director at Summit Olympus

After seeing firsthand the inequity in schools Alex Horowitz’s passion for education was sparked. “Every single student deserves a high-quality

21 Jun

Introducing new faculty – Bo Mendez, Ninth Grade Math Teacher at Summit Sierra

While most see math and music as unrelated subjects, they have been an inseparable pair in the life and education

16 Jun

Introducing New Faculty – Emily Aeschliman, physics teacher at Summit Olympus

From companies like Microsoft to Boeing, Washington state is filled with opportunities for students with an education and skills in

13 Jun

Summit Olympus High School students celebrate expedition learning, community partnerships

Outside Summit Olympus, the strawberries are starting to ripen, snap peas are growing and lettuce, kale and brussel sprouts have

07 Jun

Introducing New Faculty – Rudy Sharar, Physics teacher at Summit Sierra

In college Rudy Sharar was making jump shots for the University of Washington Huskies basketball team. As a new faculty

03 Jun

Tacoma Weekly – Spending a day in a Summit Olympus High Schoolers’ shoes

There is a great story by Summit Olympus’ own Community Teacher, John Levi in the Tacoma Weekly highlighting a recent