Summer Camps2023-01-27T09:03:27-06:00

Summit has been the summer destination for local families for over 20 years. Summit offers a variety of themed camps to pique your child(ren)’s interest and keep them active. As always, Summit’s summer camps will be safe – and fun! Camps run June 5-July 28 and 2023 registration opens February 15. Full-day, or morning and/or afternoon camps offered. Spend this summer with Summit!

2023 Online Registration Opens February 15
2023 Summer Camp Guide
Summer Camp Procedures

General Information

  • Camps run June 5-July 28, Monday-Friday. There are no camps on Monday, July 3 and Tuesday, July 4 because of the holiday.
  • Morning camps run from 8:30-11:30 a.m.  Afternoon camps run 12:30-3:30 p.m. Full-day camps run from 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
  • Summit’s online registration system opens February 15.
  • Students who are registered for a full day of camps will have supervised lunch and recess (11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.). Students should bring a lunch from home that does not require heating or cooling.  Please note that lunch is not provided and students must be registered in a full-day themed camp to participate in the lunch and recess option.
  • Class sizes will be limited.

Contact Summer Camp Director Amber Maas at 319-294-2036 | summercamps@summitschools.org.

FAQ’s

What are Summer Camp payment options and refund policies?2022-04-28T11:26:36-05:00
  • NO REFUNDS will be issued after May 20, 2022 but a credit will be allotted to the family’s account to be used during Summit’s 2022 summer camps. The exception is camps canceled by Summit Schools due to insufficient enrollment, which will receive a full refund.
  • Notice of canceled camps (due to insufficient enrollment) will be sent to the e-mail provided during registration.
  • June camps will be confirmed May 20, 2022.
  • July camps will be confirmed June 24, 2022.
  • Waitlists are held until enough registrations have been collected to open an additional section(s) and staffing has been secured.
  • Students registered by May 20, 2022 will receive a free Summit Summer Camps T-shirt. Students registered after that date will receive a T-shirt while supplies last.
How are children divided up in summer camps?2021-03-25T10:19:56-05:00

Children will be divided up by ages/grades in all summer camps.

Do you have scholarships or financial aid available for Summer Camps?2021-02-23T12:40:53-06:00

Unfortunately, we do not have scholarships or financial aid available for Summer Camps.

Do Summit teachers teach your Summer Camps? How many students are in a camp?2020-02-28T09:29:56-06:00

We carefully select experienced teachers who have strong skills working with children. Some Summit teachers will return to instruct over the summer. Our class sizes are 16 students max to one teacher to ensure quality instruction takes place.

 

Is full payment required at the time of registration?2021-02-23T12:52:29-06:00

All camps must be paid in full.

How do I know if a camp is full before I register my child?2020-02-27T11:53:43-06:00

Our registration site will only list those classes that are not full. For classes that are full, you will see a waitlist option.

Do you have camps that are offered on a week-to-week basis?2020-02-27T11:47:50-06:00

Yes, depending on the type of camp. Academic camps are offered in four-week sessions. Themed and Healthy Life & Rec camps are offered on a weekly basis. Please see our Summer Camp flyer for more information.

What grade should I select when registering my child?2023-01-11T09:15:10-06:00

Please choose the upcoming grade your child will enter in the fall. Camps are for K-6th graders, although recently graduated 6th graders may also enroll.