Summit Newsletter 25

“View from the Top”
October, 2015
Newsletter No. 25
4002 N Franklin Road, Indianapolis, IN 46128
Co-Principals: Brooke Beavers & Shy-Quon Ely II
Upcoming Events
October 2nd
Non-Student Day
October 6th
Awesome Autumn!
Learning & Hispanic Heritage
Art Party 5:30-7:30pm
October 23rd
Say “Cheese!” Tindley Summit Academy will host picture day on
Tuesday, October 13th. Information from Lifetouch Studios is forthcoming.
If you have additional questions, please do not hesitate to reach out to
administration or your scholar’s teacher.
We are very excited about our upcoming Learning Party, “Fun with
Reading!” Join the Summit staff for some pizza, games and ways to
practice additional reading skills in the home. All scholars will have the
opportunity to create a make-and-take project! You won’t want to miss
out on all the fun! The event will be held on Tuesday, October 6th from
5:30-7:30pm. We hope to see you there!
Parent Teacher Conferences will be
held on Friday, October 23rd. Be on the
lookout for conference information to
be sent home soon. Please make sure
you schedule a time to meet with your
scholar’s teacher so you can discuss
academic progress and review your
scholar’s Midterm Report Card.
No School for Scholars
Parent/Teacher Conferences
First Day of Fall Break
October 27th
No School for Scholars
Last Day of Fall Break
If you want to give your friends
and family a real “Treat” this
year, then tell them the Tindley
Accelerated Schools open
enrollment for the 2016 – 2017
school year officially started
Thursday, 1 October 2015. They
are welcome to start the
enrollment process online at or
contact enrollment at
Academic Excellence, climbing to the top…Motivated, educated and we’ll never stop!
Staff Spotlight on:
Ms. Johnson
Office Manager
LaKenya Johnson is the new face of Tindley Summit Academy. She has a background in
community relations, and has worked with families and children for over 15 years. She is excited to
meet and greet each TSA family each day. Ms. Johnson loves children and has a passion for
supporting parents and guardians as they provide safe, nurturing environments for their families. Her
role as Office Manager will allow her, among other things, to be a liaison helping to ensure that
each family receives the resources needed to help each child to be successful in life and
Ms. Johnson is a life-long student and is currently teaching herself photography and artistic
painting. Among her favorite things are the beautiful color combinations of nature and the intricate
details of any flower. This is her fourth year as a Tindley parent.
It was a BUSY week at the Summit, as we planted our
Community Garden and hosted the Scholastic Bookfair!
Thank you to ALL of our wonderful families and volunteers who took
time out of their busy schedules to help us out!
Teamwork makes the dream work!!! We love you!!! 