Academic Camp Switzerland
Porrentruy, Switzerland

Academic Camp Switzerland

Join us in for an exclusive Academic Camp for students aged 12-17. Get inspired by academic learning in English in a global community. Enjoy a wide selection of academic subjects (excellent as IB preparation). Take in the lakes, rivers and the breath-taking beauty of Switzerland. Expand your horizons with exciting activities and trips to Paris, Stuttgart or Geneva.

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Academic Camp Switzerland

Academic Camp Switzerland

Fact Sheet

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Type Day Camp, Full Board, Weekly Camp
Ages 12 - 17
Camp languages English
Actvities Academic Courses, Language Classes, Multi-Activity Camps, Sports Camps
Website http://www.academiccamp.org

Fees and Tuitions

Day fees per week CHF 950
Boarding fees per week CHF 2.250

Group Sizes

Average group size Children/Adult ratio
Class Size 10

Activities

Sports

During our programme you will have opportunity to enjoy a number of different sports including canoeing & kayaking, golf, hiking, paragliding, horse-riding, swimming, tennis, football or different sports competitions.

Extra-Curricular Activities

Every afternoon and every weekend we go out and enjoy Switzerland as well as nearby European cities. Weekend trips include visits to Paris, Strasburg, Zurich, Basel, Stuttgart, Lausanne, Geneva, Bern, Europa Park or Rhine Falls. Afternoon activities include visit to cheese factory, Lucern, chocolate factory, leadership workshop, Master Chef, world dance, First Aid workshop, charity event, talent show or the sports mentioned above.

Academic Camp Switzerland

Academic Camp Switzerland is an exclusive camp for students aged 12-17. It is located at the College et Lycee Saint-Charles in the small and safe town of Porrentruy. Porrentruy is in the Swiss Jura region and is situated in the Northwest of Switzerland close to the French border. 

You will learn in English. Our teaching methodology is based around CLIL. Content and Language Integrated Learning. You study the content of academic subjects and at the same time, improve your English language skills. You will stretch your academic knowledge and develop your essay writing skills and your higher order thinking skills.

Students aged 12-14

You will study English, mathematics, sciences, social studies and arts. You will be taught by experienced and passionate teachers in a practical and inspiring way. At the end of the programme you will receive a detailed academic report from all your subjects.

Students aged 15-17

We create your timetable based on the subject choices you make. Each week you will study 4 subjects. Choose from:

  • Art
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Economics, business & entrepreneurship
  • English
  • Essay writing
  • Mathematics
  • Physics
  • Presentation skills & interviews
  • Social studies
  • Theory of Knowledge (TOK)

You will be taught by experienced and passionate teachers in a practical and inspiring way. At the end of the programme you will receive a detailed academic report from all your subjects.

College et Lycee Saint-Charles sits at the foot of a magnificent castle. The campus has the main school building with modern classrooms, science laboratories, boarding accommodation, a beautiful chapel, a cinema and a sports complex.

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