Summit is a tuition-free, public charter school located in the beautiful mountains of Cashiers, North Carolina. We offer a quality and unique K-8 educational experience that connects students to the many wonderful environmental and community resources that surround the school. The Summit Experience equips our students with a level of confidence that invokes success, self-worth, and the opportunity to thrive in all endeavors. Our graduates are:
A strong academic foundation is the basis for the success of our graduates in their secondary, collegiate, and life-long pursuits. Our students:
Summit Charter School seeks opportunities and activities that enrich the "whole-child" experience. Collaborative partnerships between the school, our families and the greater community contribute to the development of civility and citizenship in each and every child. Our students:
The seven virtues articulated in the school’s pledge resonate with all the students and set the tone for individual and school-wide growth. Our students:
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Each day in my words and my deeds, I will do my best to live these seven virtues: Honesty, Respect, Responsibility, Compassion, Self-Discipline, Perseverance, and Giving.