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Summer camps

After a morning of language classes, tutoring or creative workshops, your children have fun practicing a variety of sports or other activities.

Our 2017 summer camp will be held from 

Monday, June 26th to Saturday, August 12th, 2017

Studies

French class

Whether beginner or advanced your children will learn the language of Molière taught by French teachers.

English class

Whether beginner or advanced, your children will learn the language of Shakespeare taught by English teachers.

Tutoring

We offer tutoring courses.

Recreational activities

In addition to the sports program, many other recreational activities enhance our summer camps.

Camping, bivouacking, nights in mountain shelters, bathing, our hut in the forest, treasure hunts, birthday and themed parties, crafts and cooking workshops, and our traditional first of August Swiss national day celebrations …

Cultural and sports holiday camps

for children aged 3 to 14 years old

Kindergarten camp 3 to 5 years old
  • Mornings: Language learning with creative and recreational activities
  • Afternoons: sports and discovering the mountains around us physical development trails, bikes and scooters, ball games, beginner level tennis, forest cabins, Swiss Steam Park, zoos
Discovery & Starter camp 6-7 years old
  • Mornings: classroom lessons in French or English or tutoring
  • Afternoons Many sports : tennis, ice skating, archery, martial arts, team sports, optional horseback riding
  • A variety of activities: adventure parks, banana boating, hiking, tree top trails, sleep-overs in a cabin in the woods, mazes, orienteering, games
  • Field trips to: museums, a chocolate factory, castles
Discovery & Adventure Camp 8 to 14 years old
  • Mornings : classroom lessons in French or English or tutoring (5 mornings a week)
  • Adventure Afternoons Many sports : tree top trails, pendulum swings, trottinherbe (downhill scooter), mountain biking, kayaking, orienteering, teamsports, tennis, rock climbing, martial arts, optional intensive tennis and horseback riding lessons
  • A variety of activities: log cabin in the forest, swimming pool, skating rink, banana boat rides, optional go-karting (min age 10)
  • Excursions: hiking, overnight stay in a mountain refuge, water attraction park, discovering the mountains and their secrets with a guide

Options

Horseback-riding

We organise riding lessons twice a week for children aged 6 to 14 years old.

Go-karting

Go-karting lessons once a week for children older than 10 years old and at least 140 cm high.

Intensive tennis

We organise private tennis lessons twice a week (2 hours).

A typical day

Morning

7.45 am Rise and shine!

8.00 am Breakfast

9.00 am Activities or lessons

10.00 am Midmorning recreation

10.30 am Activities or lessons

Noon Lunch and relaxation


Afternoon

1.30 – 3.30 pm Leisure and sporting activities

4.00 pm Snack

4.00 pm – 5.00 pm Leisure and sporting activities

5.00 pm – 6.30 pm Showers, letter writing and games

6.30 pm Dinner

7.30 pm – 9.30 pm Evening activities and staggered bedtimes


Theme weeks

8 to 14 years old

Water Week

Weeks from June 26 to 30 and from August 5 to 11, 2017

Have fun on Lake Geneva practicing water sports like StandUp Paddling, kayaking, waterskiing, banana-boating, as well as a water attraction park and thermal baths.

Contemporary Dance

Week from July 1 to 8, 2017

Discover, practise and enjoy flamenco, chachacha, hip-hop… and put on a full-scale show.

Football Week

Week from July 1 to 8, 2017

Techniques, tactics & fun !

100 % Football ! You will perfect your football through various training sessions and matches coached by professionals !

Explorer Week

Weeks from July 8 to 14 and from July 22 to 29, 2017

This week focuses on exploring the great outdoors and safely enjoying the natural beauty of our mountains. You will learn how to survive in the wilderness, build shelters, study plants and animals and how to work with and lead your team-mates.

Short film made by the children

Film-making Week

Week from July 15 to 21, 2017

Learn all about how to make a video clip from planning through to final editing.

Switzerland Week

Week from July 29 to August 4, 2017

Discover our mountains and our culture through field trips to castles, museums, historic and natural beauty spots. Learn to make your own chocolate and join in the national parade on 1st August.