Welcome to Summit Virtual Academy!

  • Summit is a free, ONLINE K-12 student learning experience that opened in 2021. A fully-online education option for NTPS students to learn from the safety and familiarity of their own homes.

Unique things we do at Summit

    • Mountaineers Summit Virtual AcademyQualified NTPS teachers teach a catalog of classes for grades K-12
    • We utilize the k12 learning platform https://www.k12.com/
    • We value student voice: they provide the Tip of the Week announcements, and were integral to our mascot choice
    • Students learn from their homes using laptops provided by the school
    • Optional social opportunities at in-person events and experiences
    • Principal Advisory Team: a diverse group of students and family members providing input monthly
    • We are the only school at NTPS that has elementary, middle, and high school teachers & students working together

Current Goals

  • Academic Gap Goal

    • Increase the overall percentage of students in grades 9-12 who identify with tribal affiliation to 100% of students passing all their classes.
      Spring 2023 Fall 2023
    Grade 9 100% 50%
    Grade 10 50% 50%
    Grade 11 20% 83%
    Grade 12 67% 80%

    Social-Emotional Smart Goal

    • Belonging and Identify (Educational Effectiveness Survey) – The overall percentage of students who respond that they often/almost always belong to a group of friends will increase from 44% (spring of 2022) and 40% (2023) overall to at least 50% overall by spring of 2024. The highest gap exists for students who identify Two or More Races (34%).

    Download the whole School Improvement Plan >> (PDF) Updated spring 2024

AESD Accredited!

  • We are AESD (Association of Educational Service Districts) Accredited 2017-2023

Mission Statement

  • We believe everyone can achieve individual growth when our community of students, families, and staff work together. In an environment where tradition meets innovation, learners can reach their true summit.

Partner in Education

Survey Results

Community Involvement


  • Total Budget for 2021-22: $7,997,683

    Building Expenditure Per Pupil: $13,124.08