Summer Staycation 2019: Registration Now Open

Weekly Themed Camps – June 10- August 16

This summer your children can enjoy enriching adventures, engaging activities and lasting friendships in the safe and loving environment of Ascension Lutheran School. Here are some important things to know about camp this year:

  • Camp hours are from 9:00 AM-3:00 PM
  • Registration Fee $45, 
  • Whole Week Rate: $245 Day Rate: $65
  • Extended care is provided in the mornings from 7:30-9:00 AM and 3:00-5:30 PM for an additional charge.
    • Fees $3.00 per 1/2 hour.
    • Extended Care will be charged through TADS.
    • Campers will be signed into extended care at 3:00 if pickup has not arrived.
    • For late pickup after 5:30 there will be a charge of $10 per 15 minutes.
  • Campers will need to bring their own sack lunch each day. A small snack will be provided each day.
  • Campers need to wear closed toe shoes. No sandals, flip flops, slippers, etc.
  • Sunscreen – each child must provide their own sunscreen with name written on container.
  • To change or sign up for additional days, a new registration form must be filled out and submitted 2 weeks in advance.

Please call (805) 496-2419 with any questions.

Theme Weeks

Summer Staycation 2019 Available Weeks:

In addition to exciting activities centered around the week’s theme, each week will incorporate S.T.E.A.M learning components, community service projects, and faith-building activities, as well as on-site activities and field trips to complement the themes.

Daily Schedule

Each day will provide some familiar structure for campers while introducing fresh new activities:

  • Nutrition and Free Play
  • Activity
  • Lunch Time
  • Activity
  • Free Play
  • Activity
  • Wrap Up

Activities will be customized based on age groupings of camp attendees.

Counselor in Training Program

This year, we are excited to be offering a Counselor in Training (CIT) program for middle-grade participants (incoming 6th-9th). These campers will be asked to complete an application and will be given leadership opportunities to assist with Staycation in alignment with their interests and gifts. Our CIT participants will develop leadership goals, public speaking skills, and begin building their resume. Download the CIT Flyer

Meet the Director

Sommer Barwick ( is the Director for Summer Staycation. She is ecstatic to be part of the Ascension Lutheran family where she can combine her love for Christ and kids! Mrs. Barwick is an experienced educator teaching computer and technology skills and has worked as a paraeducator for students preschool-12th grade with special needs. Prior to that, Sommer served as a public servant for almost 20 years, creating public policy and providing community services for all ages, including serving at the Executive level. Sommer earned her Master of Public Administration degree from CSUN, along with her Bachelor of Sociology degree with a Minor in Business Administration from California Lutheran University. Sommer loves being actively involved in the community with sports, church, and non-profit organizations. She has served as the director for multiple summer camps She has planned an exciting summer packed full of fun adventures that all children will love! Sommer and her enthusiastic staff will ensure that campers have a fantastic time growing, learning, and playing in a positive Christian environment!