UK Summer Camps: England Summer English courses, summer music lessons, UK sports camps, academic summer programs abroad for high school students, Campamentos de verano en Inglaterra, Cursos de inglés verano, Englisch Sommerschule
Located close to the beautiful city of York in Yorkshire in the north of England, Acorn International Summer School is a unique, family-run summer boarding school for children ages 6-13 years. We offer academic programmes for 2 or 4 weeks, and welcome international students from around the world as well as British children.
York is just 2 hours away from London by train, and is also close to major cities such as Manchester, Liverpool and Leeds. We can provide free airport transfers from London Heathrow, Manchester International, Liverpool John Lennon or East Midland Airports.
International juniors will improve their English by studying a range of primary school subjects, in a fun and friendly environment. They will make lots of new friends, visit different English landmarks and cities, explore British culture and experience the British education system. British children will enjoy action-packed holiday courses.
At AISS, both international and British children can live, learn and play together, benefiting from an exciting Harry Potter style boarding school adventure - making friends from all over the UK, and across the world, and being part of a truly international experience. We want all participants to create memories that will last a lifetime.
Testimonial: "I very much enjoy the summer camp at Acorn, the lessons are so interesting because of all the different ones (math, science, art, cooking and more)...I have been to Acorn two years now and I love it." - Raul, Spain
Tennis Camps International is a European tennis camps and tennis academies specialist. We provide information and consultation on tennis summer camps in London and Oxford (in South-east England). Our 1-3 week, residential summer camps are designed for boys and girls of all ability levels (ages 7-18).
Our camps in England also include optional language classes which allow campers to combine tennis instruction and English language tuition. Tennis Camps international also provides summer tennis camps in Spain and France.
Our tennis camps are focused on a personalized training method that gives the player the technical, tactical, mental, and physical tools to get the maximum return on their tennis experience. The goal is the integration of the educative system in the tennis world to develop the student’s sports skills, strengthen their self-confidence, and grow in a cooperative learning environment.
We are a leader in famous European tennis camps, and provide the best services and information in popular tennis camps around England, Spain, and France.
Held in Llandovery College in Carmarthenshire in south-west Wales, Language & Music for Little Ones is a summer course for 4-10 year olds. Affiliated to Language and Music for Life (LMFL), and taking place in the same advanced music-making environment as their other summer music and language courses, we welcome families as well as unaccompanied children ages 8-10.
Our junior students participate in group and individual music tuition, taught by the world-class teachers from the main LMFL summer school (for older children & adults). We offer one-on-one lessons in most instruments, and students can choose to have several 1/2 hour lessons throughout the day. In addition, we provide tutored activities for all children, including Chamber Music & Children's Choir.
We believe that all young children have the ability to learn and appreciate music and languages. Learning an instrument from an early age helps to develop many valuable life skills - including discipline, communication, leadership and confidence. Our unique course helps to foster these skills. We believe that this summer experience will develop their characters and enrich their lives.
This course offers an opportunity for deeper relationships between parents and their children through mutual learning, support and practice. Older children & parents accompanying young student would choose activities on the main LMFL course, but with carefully-prepared timetables to ensure family & child supervision times are taken into account.
Language & Music for Little Ones For young students ages 4-10 who are accompanied by family members or unaccompanied students ages 8-10. Participants can choose to stay for up to 3 weeks.
- Individual lessons (vocal training or in most instruments)
- Children’s Choir
- Chamber Music with peers of similar musical level
- Group activities organised to engage & develop the younger children within their chosen language (English or French or Spanish)
- English, French and Spanish language lessons in very small groups or one to one
14. Heritage English
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Heritage English is an exclusive English language school situated on the beautiful South Coast of England near Bournemouth, 2 hours south-west of London. We offer intensive summer holiday English language homestay courses for non-native English speaking children and teenagers, and combine a quality homestay with top professional teaching standards customised to your child's needs. Heritage's English courses are designed for young learners who want to improve their English language skills in a relaxed friendly environment during their summer holidays.
We also offer English exam preparation courses as part of the Homestay package. Heritage English tutors arrange a programme of lessons, excursions and activities to match students’ interests so that young learners are having fun and learning English during their stay. Our younger students get the opportunity to live in a friendly, comfortable, caring family environment, and speak / listen to and learn English from morning to night.
Our principal teachers are both fully Cambridge qualified and are highly experienced in hosting and teaching students of all ages and levels of English. Our school is located in Lymington in Hampshire in the south of England, approximately 25 km east of Bournemouth and 17 km south-west of Southampton.
English Language Summer Homestay Courses for Children & Teenagers (all levels)
- One-to-one total immersion English language courses for juniors who would like to improve their English language skills in a fun & friendly environment during their holidays
- Students stay in the home of their tutor or in friendly family homes nearby
- English language homestay courses for academic / exam preparation purposes: FCE, CAE, CPE, IELTS, TOEFL & TOEIC
- Afternoon activities, sports & cultural visits
15. St Brelades College, Jersey
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Founded in 1978, St Brelade's College is an English language school offering summer courses for children / teenagers aged 10-18 years. Our summer / holiday programmes for juniors include intensive English courses, private English lessons and homestay / residential programmes on the British island of Jersey in the Channel Islands. Our school is located 20 miles off the French coast and 80 miles south of England.
We are accredited by the British Council and are a member of English UK. Our holiday programmes enable students to learn English while enjoying a memorable stay in Jersey. The main focus of our teaching is on communication, using a variety of methods and teaching materials to help students increase their conversational fluency. With our small classes, teachers can adapt their methods to the individual needs of each student / group.
Our students have the choice of staying in homestay accommodation with one of our host families on the island, in a summer residence or in hotel accommodation.
"Morning classes dramatically improved our English. We did activities, games and others things. It was very entertaining. I saw the results this year on my grades."
Arethuse, 15, France
English language summer programmes (Individuals or groups): During the summer there are three campuses:
* English language course for juniors (10-13 years) in our junior school.
* English language holiday course for teenagers (13-18 years) in Highlands College on the outskirts of St Helier.
* English language intensive course for teenagers (16-18 years) at our main college for adults.
16. ISSOS in Cambridge, England
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Based in Cambridge in south-east England, approximately 50 miles (80 km) north-east of London, ISSOS offers all-inclusive 3-week summer school programs for international students aged 13-18 years. Our summer school takes place in July & August in Queen's College, a world-famous Cambridge university.
We provide a balanced summer program of academia, fun & culture, through a combination of learning, creative enrichment and action-packed adventure. All students will be picked up by a uniformed member of staff at the selected international airport and accompanied to Cambridge.
Our international teenage students can learn within an encouraging and supportive environment while having fun and making new friends from around the world. Our international students represent over 60 nationalities, creating a dynamic, multi-cultural atmosphere. We provide a full program of activities, trips, cultural enrichment and the ISSOS Highland Games.
Student Testimonial: "I had so much fun at The International Summer School of Scotland. I can proudly say that it was the best summer ever! I hope to see you next year."
- Naoko Funahasi, Student, Japan
Summer school programs for international students aged between 13 - 18 years:
- Our residential summer programs are 3-weeks all-inclusive.
- Students study one academic subject and one elective subject.
* Academic programs:
- English Language (Beginner-advanced)
- Advanced English with IELTS
- Business Studies & Entrepreneurship
Summer's Cool provide week-long residential summer music programs for young musicians of all levels, ages 8-16. The courses take place on the campus of Abberley Hall Boarding School, just 30 miles south-west of Birmingham in the West Midlands of England. The course contains a full and lively programme of ensembles, bands, orchestra and choirs, to form an action-packed week of musical fun and activities.
Our course is very friendly and is so designed to accommodate and support young musicians of all stages and standards. We hope that students will at least have a basic rudimentary knowledge of music reading ability and have an elementary grasp of playing skills - as a guide, you will probably need to be a minimum of grade II standard.
- Musicianship groups
- Instrumental groups
- String ensemble
- Leisure activities
18. Adventure Camps
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Adventure Camps provide outdoor activities in Wales in the beautiful surroundings of Snowdonia National Park in the county of Gwynedd. We provide excellent summer camps for children, teenagers and young people. You can camp on our sites in Wales and experience the great outdoors. We involve people in the exciting adventures that the great outdoors has to offer - mountain biking, canyoning, scrambles, canoeing etc. You will meet and bond with like minded youngsters and create a team you will not forget.
The venues are all set in beautiful places and are off the beaten track. Experience Wales in a different way, whilst gaining new social and English language skills. Courses are competitively priced, and are delivered by a team of highly experienced and quailified instructors.
Adventure Camps is fully licenced by the Adventure Activities Licensing Authority (AALA) Licence Number L6969.
- Summer Camp programme:
A five day residential course aimed at gaining new skills and team development. You will have a fantastic opportunity to have a go at rock climbing, canyoning, scrambles etc.
- Weekend programmes:
Two day courses for those with a shorter amount of time, but would still like the opportunity to have a go.
19. HG Education and Robotics, South Hertfordshire
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HG Education and Robotics provide LEGO robotic workshops and summer camps in the Elstree area of South Hertfordshire for children and teenagers ages 6-18. Elstree is situated only 20km from Central London and easily accessible by road and rail. We team up with local schools to offer fun and educational activities for UK and international children across all six weeks of the summer holidays.
Our summer camp for kids is available on a Day Pass basis. HG Education allocates the passes daily so that each child / parent can select from a number of different LEGO activities to do on the day. The LEGO themes we offer are run over a 3 or 5 day course.
Our LEGO summer camp for kids are a great mix of children’s educational activities and interaction – with a real emphasis on having fun! It provides an opportunity for your child to build on their learning via a mix of LEGO related programs. Allowing children to think for themselves, learn and pick up new skills in a great environment and share the experience with friends is a winning formula for all. All HG Education staff are routinely CRB checked and cleared for working with children.
Summer Courses for Children & Teenagers (Ages 6-18)
- LEGO robotic workshops for kids and camps during holiday time
- After school activities and after school clubs for kids in Herts (primarily in St.Albans and Hatfield), Bucks, Beds and NW London (Barnet)
- LEGO-based children’s birthday parties for 4-16 year olds
20. Hua Hsia Chinese School, North London
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Hua Hsia Chinese School is one of the UK's leading Chinese language schools, with branches in Mill Hill in the borough of Barnet in North London, and Hampstead in the borough of Camden in North Central London. This summer, Hua Hsia is offering two fantastic week-long Chinese activity and culture camps for children ages 5 and older - one in our Mill Hill branch (only 5 minutes walk from Mill Hill Broadway train station) and one in our Hampstead branch (only 3 minutes walk from Finchley Road underground station). Both camps aim to use innovative teaching methods and fun activities to generate children’s interests in learning Chinese.
All of our summer activities place an emphasis on the learning of Chinese language and culture. Our experienced teachers with CRBs will help the children to explore Chinese language and culture, and even gain some Chinese learning methods. We are partially-funded by the Taiwanese government, so experienced Chinese Masters from Taiwan will guide our students to explore Chinese art, practice their physical strength, and practice the Chinese language through fun activities. We also offer Chinese Easter camps.
Since 2001, we have taught more than 2,000 children and adults aged between 3 and 90 to speak and write Mandarin. We believe that learning Mandarin cannot be separated from learning Chinese culture, so our dedicated kids summer camp offers students the ideal opportunity to practice their Chinese and experience Chinese culture.