Outdoor Education


The Sky Ranch School Program’s department exists to support the educational development of all students from our partner schools. Sky Ranch’s Outdoor Education programming serves as an extension of our partner schools and their selected educational curriculum.

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Sky Ranch in Van, TX

Sky Ranch in Van, TX

This beautiful property located in East Texas offers top-notch facilities, wide-open fields and a private 93-acre lake.

The home of Sky Ranch since 1978, this place has been a haven for thousands of children, counselors and families over the years.

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Sky Ranch at Van, TX
24657 CR 448
Van, TX 75790
Main Phone: (903) 266-3300
Fax: (903) 569-6357

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Chrisleigh Jones
Director of School Programs

Chrisleigh graduated with a degree in Education from Texas A&M University and is passionate about the educational and leadership development of youth. With over seven years of experience working with elementary aged students, Chrisleigh most recently served as a Camp Manager for the Sky Ranch 1st through 5th grade camp programs where she was responsible for curriculum development and the managing and training of staff.

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Event Coordinators

In an effort to support each school in planning their trip to Sky Ranch, staff are in place to help you work through the details and guide you through the process. An Event Coordinator is assigned to each school and serves as a liaison for the school to ensure that all of the trip details are in place.

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Guest Services/Registrations: email GuestServices@skyranch.org or call 800.962.2267

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