Blog: Sumner Academy 04Two weekends ago I sat in the new gym at Sumner Academy and watched my daughter’s varsity volleyball team win the Kansas City – Atchison League tournament. What a proud moment for me as a mom, a satisfying victory for the team and an outstanding achievement for the school. Sumner has a long and distinguished history in Kansas City, KS, as well as the state’s educational system as the only legislated African-American High School in Kansas. Many Sumner students don’t know the significance of their