The Summit Learning approach is designed to help all students reach their full potential. In collaboration with its district and community, Snow Hill Middle School implemented Summit Learning in 2016, resulting in exceeded project growth goals in math and ELA.
- The following case studies highlight a variety of schools currently implementing the Summit Learning approach. Read further to hear from school leaders about their unique journey and the impact they are seeing as a result of joining the Summit Learning Program.
After one year, 8th graders from Rhode Island’s Woonsocket school district who used the Summit Learning approach outperformed their non-Summit Learning peers on the state’s annual PARCC assessment in math and reading. District leadership has also observed an increase in students’ growth mindsets toward their learning.
Handley Middle School’s leadership decided to implement the Summit Learning Program in 2016 as a holistic approach to personalized learning for students. After one year of implementation across its 6th grade classrooms, Handley measured about a 63% decrease in discipline referrals and saw annual state test scores rise.