Chantemerle

Co-Educational (6-16)
Overnight & Day Camp
+41 21 943 11 93
Chemin de Chantemerle 7, 1807 Blonay, Switzerland
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Year of foundation 1966
Accomodation type Chantemerle Campus - Swiss chalet style
Boarding Overnight & Day Camp
Language French & English
Number of students 65
Teacher student ratio 1 : 12
Duration 2 to 6 weeks
Months Running July, August
Fee (min) CHF 3600
Fee (max) CHF 8000

Description

CHANTEMERLE EDUCATIONAL SUMMER CAMP SWITZERLAND

At the foot of the Alps and overlooking Lake Leman, near Geneva and Montreux, Chantemerle Summer Camp Switzerland welcomes children and teens from around the world to learn a language, discover Switzerland and have fun. Over the years, our school has earned an international reputation for the quality of teaching and for the personalized family spirit.

Our camp is defined as an educational camp with a rich program of sports, arts and cultural activities. Intensive sport camps are are also offered as an option in football, basketball, golf, tennis and horse riding.

Students can join the camp for 2 to 6-week stays. With a maximum capacity of 65 boarding students, Chantemerle offers a stimulating and safe environment where one learns to live in a community, developing its sense of responsibilities while studying and having fun.

All campers are accommodated on-site at Chantemerle in spacious and comfortable rooms with a magnificent view of Lake Geneva and the Alps. A team of experienced supervisors and facilitators ensures a permanent presence in the boarding school in order to offer optimal study and living conditions.

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Program

Activities

1. RECREATIONAL SPORTS
  • Aquapark and Aquasplash
  • kayak & SUP
  • Parcours & fitness
  • Forest adventures
  • Archery & indoor climbing
  • Soccer, basketball, volleyball
  • Tennis
2. NATURE, EXCURSIONS & FUN
  • Lake & Mountain adventures
  • Outdoor survival experience
  • Trips to Bern, Geneva & Basel
  • Salt mines, chocolate factory, caves
  • Picnics, fun and social evenings
  • Pizza and disco nights
  • 2-day trip to Europa-Park
3. ARTS & CRAFTS
  • Cooking and baking
  • Painting & creativity
  • Digital creation (3D, Game design)
  • Ballroom dancing
  • Circus skills and dance
  • Singing, theatre & music
  • Talent show
4. INTENSIVE SPORT ACADEMIES (in collaboration with professional sports clubs)
  • Soccer (Juventus)
  • Basketball (Thabo)
  • Tennis (Sportspirit)
  • Horse Riding (LTP school)
  • Golf (Easygolf Lavaux)

Academic Courses

1. Leadership and Startup creation: Interactive and fun workshops for teenagers starting at age 11. In teams, participants simulate the steps of a startup creation (leadership skills, visits of startups, business planning, presentation pitch). At the end of the program, participants master the basic tools to develop and structure a business project to “make the world a better place”. / 2. Inventors for a better world: In groups, participants use the methods and techniques of scientific experimentation, programming, and entrepreneurship to reflect and try to solve current issues to “make the world a better place”. On the agenda this year: chemistry, robotics & game design. / 3. Build confidence in Maths
School revisions at the secondary school level. Work in small groups to build confidence in maths, reinforce basic mathematical concepts through problem-solving applied to aeronautics, engineering and new technologies. Combined with English or French revision courses. / 4. Literature & Society (advanced courses): Advanced French or English (B2 or native students). Structured around literature and social themes, applying the methods of argumentative essay writing, students refine their knowledge of the language while learning to structure, develop and defend their ideas.

Language Courses

1. French 2. English 3. German

Surroundings

River
Lake
Mountain
Country Side

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