Junior Camp – French language courses and afternoon multi-activity, 9 to 12 years old
Whether you're a beginner or an advanced beginner, experience the thrill of adventure and the beauty of the French language at our French language camp!
Immerse yourself in the language and culture as you participate in stimulating morning classes that are delivered in the great outdoors. Our unique approach to language acquisition, which includes classes surrounded by the picturesque local environment, is not only thought-provoking but also inspiring for learners of all levels.
In the afternoons, you'll have the opportunity to participate in a variety of adventurous outdoor activities that will get your adrenaline pumping. From hiking to rock climbing, you'll experience the best of nature while also expanding your vocabulary and grammar skills. With our highly qualified teachers and fun-filled afternoons, this is a camp experience you won't want to miss.
Join us for a spring, summer and/or autumn of adventure and language learning in French!
Discover some of the activities your child will enjoy throughout the week
Mornings will be dedicated to:
- French lessons
Afternoons with all other junior group participants will be dedicated to:
- Racket Sports: badminton, tennis, indoor hockey, ping-pong
- Team Sports: Football, Basketball, Volleyball, Touch Rugby
- Excursion to the river and natural surroundings of Sauvabelin
- Forest walk and collection of nature sculpture items
- Arts and Crafts: Egg drop project
- Cooking and Baking
- Nature Sculpture project
- A day at the pool - Bellevaux or Bellerive
- River hike and exploration
- Mini Olympics
- Swim, paddle board, Beach Volleyball (weather dependant)
- A day at the lake (weather dependant)
What is included?
- Five days (Monday to Friday), 09:00 - 17:00 drop off from 08:30
- Food and snacks
- All materials and equipment
- Transport during the day camp
- Bilingual staff
- Drop-off and pickup at the International School of Lausanne campus
Add on options
- Early drop off from 07:30 - CHF 75 per week
- Late pick-up from 17:00 to 18:00 - CHF 75 per week
You can add these options at the checkout.
**In order to book for more than one week, select a date and then click on the "Add to cart" button. Repeat for the other desired dates.
What time should my child arrive at the camps and what time should they be picked up?
Your child should arrive between 8:30 and 08:45 as the camps start at 09:00. The camps end at 17:00.
Who can I contact throughout the week, should there be an issue or concern?
Throughout the week you can contact our receptionist at all times from 08:00 to 17:00. She will be more than happy to answer any of your questions/ concerns. Additionally, a phone number will be shared with you prior to the week, which you can call should there be an issue.
How can I pay for the camps?
You can purchase the camps directly on this website. Payments should be made online via credit card OR TWINT.
What happens if I have to cancel the camp?
Cancellations are accepted in the case of an accident or illness, supported by a medical certificate. Otherwise, you are able to cancel the camp purchased up until 1 month before the start date for a 100% refund. If cancellation occurs 14 days prior to the camp start date, you will receive a 50% refund. For more information, please have a look at the terms and conditions, and/ or the refund and cancellation policy (in the footer menu of the website).
The camp I wanted to book for my child is full, what should I do?
Please make sure to check if the camp you wanted to book is available for another week. If the dates do not work for you, please do contact us with the following details: Preferred camp, preferred dates, name and age of your child.