JFK Swiss Outdoor Summer Camp for Teens

Dates and Tuition

Refunds available until 30 days before the course start date.

Strict COVID safety rules followed.

Please check the course dates carefully as each course's schedule and holidays may be different.

Weekly course hours – NA

Age Range - 6-13 yrs

Session DatesDuration
7/3/20227/17/2022
2 weeks
7/3/20227/24/2022
3 weeks
7/10/20227/24/2022
2 weeks

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Nature Is Calling For An Unforgettable Summer In Switzerland.

Nature offers a wealth of challenges and learning experiences that can be interpreted academically, socially, philosophically. The JFK Swiss Outdoor Summer Camp harnesses these challenges, teaching children to succeed and explore. It’s about learning, but through living.

The JFK Swiss Outdoor Summer Camp has been designed to impart a holistic education to your child aged 6-13 years. Set in the stunning Alpine region of Saanenland, it is a first-hand outdoor learning experience that will begin your child’s development as healthy, confident, enterprising and responsible adults.

Over two or three weeks, children at the JFK Swiss Outdoor Summer Camp will take part in a life-changing outdoor learning experience. The mountain summer adventure camp allows them time to decompress and unwind from their urban lives, get in shape and live a life that will positively impact their ambitions and future decisions.

To See, To Touch Is To Understand In JFK Swiss Outdoor Summer Camp For Teens

The JFK Swiss Outdoor Summer Camp uses nature, adventure and team building as thecreative and intuitive medium of instruction. The school also follows the International Early Years Curriculum, International Primary Curriculum and the International Middle Years Curriculum underpinned by the British Curriculum.

The camp imbibes the ideals of camaraderie and productive teamwork by teaching your child to work in a group, tolerate others and build their own self-esteem simultaneously.

Students will be taught in small batches by experienced teachers who are trained and devoted to helping each student reach their potential as individuals. They aim to enhance the student’s personal and social skills, motivate them to be lifelong learners.

Outdoor activities will include lessons from professional mountain climbers. Professional mountain guides work with no more than 6 students at a time.

A combination of outdoor and indoor activities - music, folktales, crafts, games, sports, etc - are designed to help build your child’s language skills. Outdoor activities include team- building, fun, exciting field days running relay races with your team or hiking.

Typical Day In JFK Swiss Outdoor Summer Camp For Teens

Each week at the camp is themed - Water, Mountain or Rock and students explore forests, streams and mountains.

A typical day at the JFK Swiss Outdoor Summer Camp begins at 7:30 a.m. After a buffet breakfast at 8:30 a.m. children spend 9:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. outdoors. Students will survey a mountain stream, test water purity, velocity and temperature. They will explore the flora and fauna of a river ecosystem and discover how these change over the course of the river. They will also study geological rock formations, how limestone was formed and will search for fossils. 

Lunch is also had outdoors between 12:30 and 1:30 p.m. Students will prepare a fire to roast sausages and bread or enjoy a healthy picnic. They then continue their outdoor activities until 3:00 p.m. Observing how animals as diverse as birds, insects and ibex live in a rocky habitat will be part of their studies. All the while, your child will learn an invaluable life skill; how to navigate safely in a mountainous environment using maps, a compass, reading weather conditions for favorability and what equipment is necessary for a successful adventure.

Returning to campus, students will then play sports and games until 5:00 p.m. when they are expected to take showers, unwind and get ready for dinner. A healthy, balanced dinner is served at 6:30 p.m. From 7:15 p.m. until 8:30 p.m. the evening’s events vary. Your child will socialize with new friends and take part in a range of activities like a talent show, fashion show, international evening. After this it is time to get ready for bed at 9:00 p.m.

The JFK Swiss Outdoor Camp is conducted by faculty who are handpicked to meet the school’s high standards. The school follows the International Early Years Curriculum, International Primary Curriculum and the International Middle Years Curriculum underpinned by the British Curriculum.  

Students will be taught in small batches by experienced teachers who are trained and devoted to helping each student reach their potential as individuals.  They aim to enhance the student’s personal and social skills, motivate them to be lifelong learners. 

Outdoor activities will include lessons from professional mountain climbers. 

The camp follows the same principles of the regular school - to learn, in a healthy, stimulating environment and enjoy increased motivation, improved memory and imagination, clearer focus, reduced stress levels, enhanced communication skills and fun!

Session Dates

Any course for a student under the age of 18 includes a transportation option.
Our packages are designed to be all-inclusive. We will contact you after checkout with info of exact items included.
Refunds are available until 30 days before the course starts.
Strict COVID safety rules followed.

SessionStartEndDurationPrice
JFK Swiss Outdoor ...7/3/20227/17/20222 weeksCHF 5,500.00
JFK Swiss Outdoor ...7/3/20227/24/20223 weeksCHF 7,600.00
JFK Swiss Outdoor ...7/10/20227/24/20222 weeksCHF 5,500.00
JFK Swiss Outdoor ...7/10/20227/31/20223 weeksCHF 7,600.00
JFK Swiss Outdoor ...7/17/20227/31/20222 weeksCHF 5,500.00
JFK Swiss Outdoor ...7/17/20228/7/20223 weeksCHF 7,600.00
JFK Swiss Outdoor ...7/24/20228/7/20222 weeksCHF 5,500.00
JFK Swiss Outdoor ...7/24/20228/14/20223 weeksCHF 7,600.00
JFK Swiss Outdoor ...7/31/20228/14/20222 weeksCHF 5,500.00
JFK Swiss Outdoor Camp > Standard > 2 Weeks > 03-Jul-22 to 17-Jul-22
Start Date7/3/2022
End Date7/17/2022
Duration2 weeks
PriceCHF 5,500.00

JFK Swiss Outdoor Camp > Standard > 3 Weeks > 03-Jul-22 to 24-Jul-22
Start Date7/3/2022
End Date7/24/2022
Duration3 weeks
PriceCHF 7,600.00

JFK Swiss Outdoor Camp > Standard > 2 Weeks > 10-Jul-22 to 24-Jul-22
Start Date7/10/2022
End Date7/24/2022
Duration2 weeks
PriceCHF 5,500.00

JFK Swiss Outdoor Camp > Standard > 3 Weeks > 10-Jul-22 to 31-Jul-22
Start Date7/10/2022
End Date7/31/2022
Duration3 weeks
PriceCHF 7,600.00

JFK Swiss Outdoor Camp > Standard > 2 Weeks > 17-Jul-22 to 31-Jul-22
Start Date7/17/2022
End Date7/31/2022
Duration2 weeks
PriceCHF 5,500.00

JFK Swiss Outdoor Camp > Standard > 3 Weeks > 17-Jul-22 to 07-Aug-22
Start Date7/17/2022
End Date8/7/2022
Duration3 weeks
PriceCHF 7,600.00

JFK Swiss Outdoor Camp > Standard > 2 Weeks > 24-Jul-22 to 07-Aug-22
Start Date7/24/2022
End Date8/7/2022
Duration2 weeks
PriceCHF 5,500.00

JFK Swiss Outdoor Camp > Standard > 3 Weeks > 24-Jul-22 to 14-Aug-22
Start Date7/24/2022
End Date8/14/2022
Duration3 weeks
PriceCHF 7,600.00

JFK Swiss Outdoor Camp > Standard > 2 Weeks > 31-Jul-22 to 14-Aug-22
Start Date7/31/2022
End Date8/14/2022
Duration2 weeks
PriceCHF 5,500.00

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