Our vision is to see children and youth reach their highest potential in everything they set out to do. Our goal is to serve the local community by providing an affordable summer day camp program for families in the area that would give children a safe place to have a great time, grow in their skills and talents, and learn more about God so that they can be a positive influence on the world around them.
SKY Summer Camp was opened in 2013 by Pastor Teresa Conlon, the President of Summit International School of Ministry, and it is run by staff and students of the school on our 100 acre premises. We started small, with just 15 campers when we opened, but now we serve over 80 children per week coming from about 200 families per summer. We are so thrilled that our service is appreciated, and returning campers always bring more friends with them the next year.
Summit International School of Ministry is also home to Summit Community Church, our inter-denominational church open year round.
You are more than welcome to come and visit us anytime that is convenient for you. Just give us a call or email us and we will be happy to schedule a tour for you. Feel free to read our Statement of Faith.
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Our Staff and Volunteers
SKY campers are surrounded by a leadership that maintain a Biblical worldview. We have developed a program that nurtures and encourages campers’ growth through a variety of sports and creative arts in a safe Christian environment. We delight in diversity, culture, community and friendship. We encourage self-development by teaching life skills through hands-on activities and by life examples of the camp staff. We hope to cultivate a positive change in children’s lives that will last a lifetime.
Our energetic and dedicated staff include a registered nurse, certified lifeguards, and trained camp counselors who are committed to providing a fun and safe summer for your children. To help ensure personal safety and individualized attention, our counselor/camper ratio is about 1 to 6. Our staff members undergo an extensive background check before joining our team. At SKY Summer Camp, we believe excellence is taught through example, therefore we are intentional about hiring counselors who share our values and desire to see kids succeed.
Flora Iton - Director
Aloha everyone! I don't know if anyone is as excited about SKY CAMP as I am! Blessed to have been here since day 1, when we first opened in 2013. What a joy to see campers return every year taller, smarter, and even more excited about our summer adventures. I love kids, and I have over 20 years of experience working with children and youth in schools and churches around the world. My favorite things are the pool, games, morning assemblies, field trips ... um ... basically everything! I love to sing, dance, rap, travel, and eat! I believe the best things in life are FREE like JESUS! One of my main goals in life is to have as much fun as possible without dying ... or sinning. You'll hear me laugh real loud at camp and sometimes I get my mords wuddled. Anywayz - this summer is gonna be awesome - because it's always awesome at SKY CAAAAMP!
Elijah - Counselor and Sports Coach
Hey guys, my name is Elijah and I am originally from Florida, but I currently live in Mexico. I am student here at Summit International School of Ministry. Some of my favorite things to do are play sports, read, and do things in the great outdoors. Even though I am still learning, I love to play the guitar. I am looking forward to meeting each and every one of you during sky camp. We are going to have soooooo much fun 🙂
B-ryl - Drama Director
Hey Hey! My name is B-ryl and I am from the country of Kenya in East Africa, where all the famous long distance runners come from.
I love to travel and enjoy different cultures I have been to 5 countries so far. I love to tell all the amazing stories that show and tell of God's love. I am excited to meet you all and the amazing friends I will make and just have some fun while we learn about God. God is a fun God and loves all of us his children. Looking forward to seeing you, cheers!
Chipi - Counselor
Hi everyone, my name is Nehemias, and I’m from Colombia. I’m so glad to be a part of SKY Summer Camp. I just graduated from Summit International School of Ministry, Class of 2019! I enjoy spending my time doing fun stuff, so I hope that this summer we will have a lot of fun together; do crazy funny camp things, and get to know more and more about the love of God and is wonderful son Jesus. My nickname is Chipi Chipi, and I like to smile and through the smile try to show you... the joy that only God Can give you.... 😊
Bindi - Counselor
Hi guys! I'm Binderiya. You guys can call me Bindi. I am from Mongolia which is in Asia. I love lot of things. I love kids, baby animals, movies and playing games. I love worshiping God. This year, I graduated Summit International School of Ministry. It has been amazing time to learning about God. I am so excited😉 to get to know you this summer at Sky camp. I encourage you all to come to SKY Camp. We will have tons of fun.
TJ - Counselor
What's up, My name is Timothy, or just TJ. I'm from Portland Oregon, a student of Summit International School of Ministry. Some people say I am crazy, but the truth is I just like having fun, a lot of fun. whether water game, sports, something utterly crazy, you name I am there fully active, and participating. why? I am just a kid at the heart. always been, and I don't think ill ever change. Why? because who want to grow up? if you can have fun.
Paige - Counselor
Hi guys! I’m Paige, and I love a lot of things! I love people, animals, movies, and fun! I love playing games, worshiping God, and just hangin' out! But most of all, I love Jesus! Knowing Jesus is the best part of my life, and I am so excited to get to know YOU as well. This is my 2nd summer at SKY Summer Camp and I can't wait to see all our campers again! I’m looking forward to being a counselor and making your summer fun.... hopefully the best summer EVER!!! I can’t wait for Wacky Wednesdays, sports and games, arts and crafts, and everything else that makes SKY Summer Camp the best place on earth... Which is all of YOU! We are gonna have a blast! I’ll see you then!!! P.S. I just graduated from Summit International School of Ministry - YAY!
Julienne - Counselor
My name is Julienne Gbama, and I am from Ghana in West Africa. I was born in a town called Sunyani. It is a very beautiful place! I hope everyone gets a chance to visit Ghana someday. Right now, I am a student at Summit International School of Ministry. This is my first time being in America and everything is so new and different, but I have made many new friends and I’m having fun 😊. It’s also my first time at camp so I hope to make more friends here and learn more about American culture. I really love reading, cooking, fashion, and movies.
GET READY TO HAVE AN AWESOME SUMMER!