Mon-Fri 8-17, Sat 10-16
(UK time)
from CHF 1960.00

Les Elfes Spring camp Les Elfes Spring camp

Address: Les Elfes International P.O. Box 174 1936 Verbier Switzerland
Official representatives. Submission of documents and admission free of charge

Description Les Elfes Spring camp Les Elfes Spring camp

Les Elfes Spring Camp is a spring camp in the Verbier resort, which runs from April to the end of May. Here one-and two-week sessions are offered for those who wish to learn English, French, German (to choose) and get acquainted with the tourist Switzerland. The program Spring camp Les Elfes is unique. It allows you to combine the academic block with activati. And sports classes are offered in summer and winter format. The classic spring program includes rest in Verbier and Ski at the Matterhorn.

The camp also offers a guided tour. For students of the camp trips are organized to the most interesting places in Switzerland. All events are entertaining in nature, but they help to increase the effectiveness of the learning process. Collective trips and walks create optimal conditions for communicative practice.

Two programs are offered to the attention of students in the spring camp: 8 and 15 hours of a foreign language per week. Both are focused on the development of primarily spoken English, French or German.

Programs and tuition/boarding fees, prices in Les Elfes Spring camp Les Elfes Spring camp

Program name
Date
Age
Cost

Arts / Theater Cooking

Quick Overview ]. A program for children that combines learning a foreign language, the basics of art, cooking.

About the course . Language courses for schoolchildren, aimed at students with different levels of basic training. The program unites the academic and creative component, the latter includes a block of theatrical, applied, culinary arts. In the classroom, children not only develop creative skills, but also practice communicating in a foreign language. This allows you to quickly progress in the study of the latter.

The age of students : 7 to 11 years.

Start dates : April-May .

Requirements for crediting : a foreign language is A1 and higher.

The result of the training: development of speech, creative abilities.

Class size : 7 students.

Duration Lesson : 45 minutes.

Leadership training

Short Information . Program for teenagers with a focus on developing leadership skills.

About the course . The combined program combines language courses (8, 15 hours a week), sports events (3 to 6 hours a day), entertainment, guided tours and trainings. The latter allow adolescents to gain confidence in themselves, gain experience in individual and teamwork, team management skills, joint projects. The program includes various blocks, each of which is focused on the development of specific skills, for example: time management, decision making, management style selection.

Students age : 12 - 14 years.

Start dates : April-May .

Requirements for crediting : a foreign language is from A1.

Learning outcomes : improvement of basic language skills, acquisition of new sports, creative experience.

Class size : 7 students.

The duration of the lesson is : 45 minutes.

]

Career Guidance Sessions

Brief Information. Program for teens who want to improve their language skills, it is interesting to relax in Switzerland, to decide on a possible choice of profession.

About the course . The specialized program combines standard or intensive language practice with activism, creativity and tourism, cognitive recreation. At the lessons, students develop oral speech, language skills necessary for free communication in an international environment.

Additionally, adolescents are offered counseling at the center of their careers. The course provides 5 two-hour classes for vocational guidance.

The age of the students : 15 to 17 years.

Start dates : April-May .

Requirements for crediting : any level of a foreign language.

The result of training : improving the conversational skills, setting the pronunciation, updating knowledge of grammar, getting a consultation of Swiss experts on the choice of educational direction. [ 999.163]

Class size : up to 7 students.

The duration of the lesson is : 45 minutes.

Arts / Theater Cooking

Quick Overview ]. A program for children, combining the study of a foreign language, the basics of art, cooking.

About the course . Language courses for schoolchildren, aimed at students with different levels of basic training. The program unites the academic and creative component, the latter includes a block of theatrical, applied, culinary arts. In the classroom, children not only develop creative skills, but also practice communicating in a foreign language. This allows you to quickly progress in the study of the latter.

The age of students : 7 to 11 years.

Start dates : April-May .

Requirements for crediting : Foreign language - A1 and higher.

The result of the training: development of speech, creative abilities.

Class size : 7 students.

Duration Lesson : 45 minutes.

Leadership training

Short Information . Program for teenagers with a focus on developing leadership skills.

About the course . The combined program combines language courses (8, 15 hours a week), sports events (3 to 6 hours a day), entertainment, guided tours and trainings. The latter allow adolescents to gain confidence in themselves, gain experience in individual and teamwork, team management skills, joint projects. The program includes various blocks, each of which is focused on the development of specific skills, for example: time management, decision making, management style selection.

Students age : 12 - 14 years.

Start dates : April-May .

Requirements for admission : foreign language is from A1.

The result of the training : Improvement of basic language skills, acquisition of new sports, creative experience.

Class size : 7 students.

The duration of the lesson is : 45 minutes.

]

Career Guidance Sessions

Brief Information. Program for teens who want to improve their language skills, it is interesting to relax in Switzerland, to decide on the possible choice of profession.

About the course . The specialized program combines standard or intensive language practice with activism, creativity and tourism, cognitive recreation. At the lessons, students develop oral speech, language skills necessary for free communication in an international environment.

Additionally, adolescents are offered counseling at the center of their careers. The course provides 5 two-hour classes for vocational guidance.

The age of the students : 15 to 17 years.

Start dates : April-May .

Requirements for crediting : any level of a foreign language.

The result of training : improving the conversational skills, setting the pronunciation, updating knowledge of grammar, getting a consultation of Swiss experts on the choice of educational direction. [ 999.163]

Class size : up to 7 students.

The length of the lesson is : 45 minutes.

Arts / Theater Cooking

Quick Overview ]. A program for children, combining the study of a foreign language, the basics of art, cooking.

About the course . Language courses for schoolchildren, aimed at students with different levels of basic training. The program unites the academic and creative component, the latter includes a block of theatrical, applied, culinary arts. In the classroom, children not only develop creative skills, but also practice communicating in a foreign language. This allows you to quickly progress in the study of the latter.

The age of students : 7 to 11 years.

Start dates : April-May .

Requirements for crediting : Foreign language - A1 and higher.

The result of the training: development of speech, creative abilities.

Class size : 7 students.

Duration Lesson : 45 minutes.

Leadership training

Short Information . Program for teenagers with a focus on developing leadership skills.

About the course . The combined program combines language courses (8, 15 hours a week), sports events (3 to 6 hours a day), entertainment, guided tours and trainings. The latter allow adolescents to gain confidence in themselves, gain experience in individual and teamwork, team management skills, joint projects. The program includes various blocks, each of which is focused on the development of specific skills, for example: time management, decision making, management style selection.

Students age : 12 - 14 years.

Start dates : April-May .

Requirements for admission : foreign language is from A1.

The result of the training : Improvement of basic language skills, acquisition of new sports, creative experience.

Class size : 7 students.

The duration of the lesson is : 45 minutes.

]

Career Guidance Sessions

Brief Information. Program for teens who want to improve their language skills, it is interesting to relax in Switzerland, to decide on the possible choice of profession.

About the course . The specialized program combines standard or intensive language practice with activism, creativity and tourism, cognitive recreation. At the lessons, students develop oral speech, language skills necessary for free communication in an international environment.

Additionally, adolescents are offered counseling at the center of their careers. The course provides 5 two-hour classes for vocational guidance.

The age of the students : 15 to 17 years.

Start dates : April-May .

Requirements for crediting : any level of a foreign language.

The result of training : improving the conversational skills, setting the pronunciation, updating knowledge of grammar, getting a consultation of Swiss experts on the choice of educational direction. [ 999.163]

Class size : up to 7 students.

The length of the lesson is : 45 minutes.

Accommodation and food

Spring camp Les Elfes offers two types of accommodation for students of the spring camp. This is due to the peculiarities of the combined program.

  • Students live in Zermatt for a week. Here, children and adolescents are accommodated at the Albana Real Hotel (4 *), a short walk from the resort center. The hotel offers 2 - 4-bed rooms with private facilities. On the territory there is a swimming pool, gym, library, lounge. From the windows of the rooms a magnificent view of the Matterhorn opens.
  • In Verbier accommodation is offered in chalets belonging to a language school. From the residences to the center of the resort - 5 minutes walk. Accommodation is available in 3-bed rooms with private facilities. On the territory of the chalet there is a sports, entertainment infrastructure, kitchens, dining rooms.

A full three meals a day is offered to students of the spring program. In the menu - national Swiss, French, German dishes.

Subjects and sport

Subjects list: art, Classes in mini-groups, English, English for children, English for teenagers, English for the summer, General English, German, Health & Fitness, healthy lifestyle, Individual english, Individual lessons, Intensive German, Internet technologies, Italian language, Physical culture and sports sciences, Spanish, Web design
Events list: basketball, Contests, disco, golf, karaoke, rock climbing, skiing, Snowboarding, swimming, tennis, Theatrical show, volleyball, Water skiing

Events Les Elfes Spring camp Les Elfes Spring camp

The spring program is divided into weekly blocks. One of them provides a rest in Zermatt. Here students can ride on the slopes of various levels of complexity, engage in snowboarding, practice flat skiing. The Matterhorn Glacier is a year-round skiing area. Winter sports are available here not only in April-May, but also in the summer. The sports program in Zermatt includes 6 hours of classes with a ski instructor or snowboarder every day.

The sports program in Verbier is also multifaceted. Here the students of the spring camp are offered hiking, horse riding, rock climbing, swimming, water skiing, tennis, golf, team games with the ball.

Also the out-of-class program includes a lot of excursions. Students of the camp visit Geneva, Bern, Lausanne, Montreux, Vevey. Organized trips to the cheese factory, chocolate factory. Also children and teenagers can get acquainted with the sights of Verbier, Zermatt. Provided for the program and tours of Europe. Students can visit Italy, France.

Entertaining activities within the extracurricular program include all kinds of quizzes, competitions, discos, karaoke, theatrical shows. Students can not miss the evenings.

The daily routine

The Spring camp Les Elfes has a flexible schedule. So, sports classes take place in the morning and in the afternoon. English lessons are included in the general program, most often planned for the first half of the day.

Advantages

  • Spring camp Les Elfes is a high quality academic preparation, a lot of opportunities for creative and physical development.
  • Combined program in the camp is the best choice for students wishing to combine winter And summer vacation. In the Swiss Alps, nature itself has created excellent conditions for this.
  • Comfortable accommodation conditions are offered in the spring camp. Students can live in two resorts of the country: Verbier and Zermatt.
  • A busy extra-curricular program will not let you get bored in the camp on weekdays and weekends.
  • Students of each age group will find many interesting things for themselves, from games to career counseling.

Equipment Les Elfes Spring camp Les Elfes Spring camp

Spring camp Les Elfes has modern infrastructure and equipment. Classes are held here both in classrooms, and in conference rooms, studios, study groups. In the residence-chalets belonging to the school, libraries, cinemas, Internet centers, cinemas are open for students. In each there is a music (disco) hall. For relaxation there are cozy living rooms, halls, terraces. Sports infrastructure is represented by playing fields (volleyball, football, golf), tennis courts, swimming pool, sports complex, climbing walls. The school also has all the necessary equipment to meet the sports needs of its students.

Term dates and fees

The camp is open from April to June.

Additional fees:

  • registration fee - 150 Fr;
  • insurance - from 120 Fr;
  • [ 999.9] cancellation insurance - from 50 Fr;
  • visa and document processing - from 180 Fr;
  • intensive language program - 175 Fr per week;
  • individual language lessons - 100 Fr per hour;
  • photo and souvenirs with the logo - 20 Fr;
  • laundry - 60 Fr for a single use;
  • airport shuttle - 170 Fr;
  • transfer to Railway station - 80 Fr.

Entry requirements and extra fees how to apply, what is required to enrol

Required documents, depending on the type of institution:

camp / language school
  • copy of 1 page
  • certificate of language proficiency (if any)
private school, boardinghouse
  • copy of the 1 Pages of the passport
  • certificate of language proficiency
  • school report card with grades for the last 2-4 years (depending on the school)
  • school registration form
  • recommendation letters from Teachers of foreign languages, mathematics and a class teacher. Additionally, an educational institution may request a recommendation from the principal
  • Testing for knowledge of mathematics, language, other subjects
  • Interview with a representative of the school (possibly in person or by Skype)
  • Literacy, awards, student personal achievements (if any)
  • motivation letter (not for all schools)
  • passport size photo (depending on the school from 1 to 12 pcs)
  • medical certificate of the general health of the child , Discharge of vaccinations
  • birth certificate of the schoolboy (s)
university
  • copy of the page 1 passport of the passport
  • certificate of language proficiency
  • school certificate for the bachelor, diploma of Higher education for the master
  • letters of recommendation from teachers of foreign languages, mathematics and the class teacher. Additionally, an educational institution may request a recommendation from the principal / dean
  • certificates, awards, personal achievements of the student (if any)
  • motivation letter / personal statement
  • interview with a representative of the institution


Map

3d tour

Les Elfes Spring camp Les Elfes Spring camp reviews


Email*:
Comment*:

Recommendations on when to apply

Language courses, schools and children's language camps Primary and secondary education - private schools Preparation programmes for entering universities - higher education Higher education (after completing accredited programs A-level, IB, High School) - Bachelor, Master, MBA
- we recommend to apply 6-9 months before the start of the course (some camps and schools offer discounts for early booking or for lengthy study programs)
- there are some very popular and high demand children's camps, where the applications need to be submitted 1 year in advance (in particular Switzerland , Great Britain , USA , Canada , Austria)
- we recommend to apply one year before the start of the training program,
- some schools have a specific time frame (September-November - please specify an individual school)
- some schools require tests in several stages (UKISET, internal tests of the school: English, mathematics, logics, subjects, interview, some require a personal visit)
- we recommend to apply one year before the start of the program,
- for Foundation and Pathway programs, IELTS and TOEFL certificates are usually required, respectively

- recommended submission one year before the start of the program,
- the deadline normally closes in January, for TOP HEIs and, as a rule, in March in other universities
- for a bachelor, a Foundation or Pathway preparatory program a completed A-level, IB, High School + IELTS / TOEFL are required
- for Masters you need a graduated higher education, in some cases you need a pre-Masters program
- MBA requires completed higher education, work experience preferably at least 2-3 years, etc.
Official representatives. Submission of documents and admission free of charge
Similar schools
Callback Selection of course free Online consultant