About Us

Summit Education Center

The Summit Education Center officially opened in 1995.  Merriam-Webster’s dictionary defines the “Summit” as the topmost level of attainable. The Summit educators encourage students to do their best while preparing for their second chance to succeed.


An Education Alternative with Accelerated Instruction for the “At-Risk” Student.
The Summit is a Disciplinary Alternative Education Program serving students in Duncanville ISD.  
Students who attend the Summit Education Center receive tools that prepare them for a second chance to succeed.
The Summit serves all grade levels throughout Duncanville ISD.
The Summit mentors students on civility, courage, self-discipline, leadership, and responsibility. 
The students attending the Summit must attend as their home campus administrator assigns them. 
The Summit's hours of operation are 7:30 am to 3:00 pm. 
The Summit Education Center follows all Duncanville ISD dress codes, policies, and procedures in the DISD Student Code of Conduct.
Mission Statement: We engage, equip, and empower all scholars to achieve their unique potential.
Vision Statement: Where dreams are inspired, and excellence achieved.