Whether it makes you whoop with delight or fills you with a mild dread, the long summer break for the international schools is almost upon us. If you’re looking to add a bit of structure to a few weeks of the holiday, there are plenty of action-packed camps, clubs and workshops on offer for children, across a wide range of interests – from tennis to sailing! Here’s a long list of the activities we’ve unearthed, so ‘I’m bored’ need never cross your little one’s lips this summer break!
ISS Summer School
1 – 26 July
Adventurous and creative summer schools for children aged four to 18 years.
CIS Summer School
24 June – 2 August
The Canadian International School runs programmes for children aged four to 13 at its Lakeside and Tanjong Katong campuses.
Get ’em sweaty!
The Tennis Club
3 June – 12 September
Morning and afternoon camps for children aged four years and up.
Shaws Little League
3 June – 1 August
Introduce your child to a wide range of sports at Shaw’s Holiday Camps, multi-sport and physical activity programmes especially for pre-school children.
Mana Mana Beach Club
28 May – 30 August
Mana Mana’s Summer Holiday Programmes includes sailing, wind-surfing and kayaking, and are guaranteed to be a hit with outdoor-loving kids.
All Stars Superheroes Skate Camp
3 June – 1 August
Wannabe skateboarders between the ages of three and 12 will love Superheroes Skate School, with programmes for full- and half-day campers.
Centaurs Sports Camps
24 June – 9 August
Centaurs has sports camps in Singapore and Bintan for boys and girls aged six to 16. Choose from Adventure Camp, Treasure Island Camp and Wet and Wild Camp.
Little League Soccer
10 June – 15 August
Head to the Premier Pitch at Turf Club for morning soccer camps for chldren between the ages of four and 12.
ESPZEN Soccer School
3 June – 16 August
Soccer camps for all ages and skill levels taking place weekly throughout the summer.
For little Picassos
Art Boot Camp
May – August
Calling three- to 14-year-olds! Don an apron and join one of Art Boot Camp’s 2, 3 and 5-day workshops.
Little Artists Art Studio
27 May – 27 June
From an Arts and Crafts programme for very little ones, to an oil painting workshop for budding Picasso’s, there’s something for everyone at Little Artists’ Holiday Palettes programme, whether you’re two or 17!
Sign up for four- or five-day camps suitable for four- to 17-year-olds. Choose from Fun with Mediums, Drawing, Oil Painting, Acrylic Painting or the Parent and Child Workshop.
Drama, drama, drama!
10 June – 16 August
Learn about the wonderful world of theatre and develop drama skills at Faust’s week-long creative writing and theatre programmes.
Act 3 International
3 June – 5 July
Week-long holiday drama workshops, with programmes for children aged three to 15.
24 June – 19 July
Village Camps, the leading European operator of summer holiday camp programmes in Europe, has opened its first summer camp in Singapore. Much like the camps the company runs in Europe, the Singapore programme will include sports, art and performance activities for children aged four to 13.
17 June – 26 July
Arts-based holiday programmes for children aged three to 12 to express their creativity through performance, art, soccer, guitar, puppetry and more. This year’s theme is ‘Rodeo of Fun ‘ so sign up your little cowboys for rompin’, stompin’ fun!
17 June – 16 August 2013
With summer camps such as Mini Mandarin, Tech Savvy, Sports Stars and Super Chef, your little ones from two to 15 will be suitable entertained. Camp Asia classes are held at the Australian International School and Stamford American International School.
Try something a little different…
10 – 14 June
Learn Mandarin through drama, stories, music, art, creative writing and performance at holiday programmes for children aged six months to nine years.
Children’s Technology Workshop
3 June – 23 August
Your little inventors will love this 5-day technology and creativity camp for children aged seven to 13.
Monsters Under The Bed Creative Writing School
6 – 12 June
Creative Writing school Monsters Under The Bed will be holding two writing workshops. The first, SpeakINK, is a confidence-boosting workshop for upper primary students. The second is PublishINK, a publishing-basics workshop for secondary students.
Fun with Herbs and Spices
25 May 2013
Head to NUS Museum for this afternoon workshop.
Little Planet Summer Camp
9 June – 21 July
Boys and girl aged nine to 16 will love Little Planet’s summer camps at The Lagoon in Malaysia.
Green Super Camp
1 July – 16 July
Seven-day camps held in Bali with children between the ages of 11 and 17 from around the world.