Summer camps in Canada & Germany

Dear Sidcot School families,
Academic Summer has been running at Sidcot since 2010 and to celebrate our close relationship we want to offer you, Sidcot students family and friends, a summer to remember.
By using the booking link on this page Sidcot students, their families and friends can enjoy:
  • A 10% net discount when booking a place at our German or Canadian campuses
  • A further 10% early bird discount if you book and pay before April 15th 2023 (making a total discount of 20%)
Summer schools can be transformative experiences. They give you the space to step back from your daily grind, relax, learn, cultivate new skills, have amazing experiences, and figure out what you want from life.  You have the chance to breath, away from the day-to-day pressures of school life, where you always have homework, assignments, and exam pressure to think about. Academic Summer is a chance to live in the moment, try new things, and meet new people with no homework!  You never know, it could change your life or point you in a new direction.

In a nutshell, this is what 2 weeks at Academic Summer can do for you:

• Broaden your horizons.
• Create unforgettable memories and new exciting experiences
• Help you establish a competitive advantage
• Inspire and challenge you
• Plan for your future;
• Introduce you to lifelong, like-minded friends.
Keen to take advantage of this amazing offer but not sure if Germany or Canada is for you? 

Let us help you by giving you some highlights.

Canada Highlights
  • Experience an authentic Canadian camp experience- smores round the camp fire, hiking in the Great Canadian Outdoors and traditional camp games with Canadian locals.
  • Whale watching
  • Sea Kayaking
  • Wilderness adventures
  • Chose from a variety of camps that spark your interest.  Workshops include arts, STEAM, adventure, multi-sport, food nutrition model UN, ECBA basketball and much more.
Germany Highlights
  • Immerse yourself in the German language,  chose from German linguistics &language, STEM, Landeskunde, Literature, Presentation & Interviews, Art
  • Seminars for anyone planning to study at German universities
  • Experience the real Germany- explore it’s major cities including Bonn, Cologne, Dortmund and Dusseldorf
  • Scholar in a castle
  • Waterski and kayak

​Check out the  details including video highlights below.  Then browse our website and find out all about our camps, but be sure to book via this page to secure your exclusive discount.

 Please do not hesitate to contact our staff at with any questions.
To enjoy the special discount please ensure you use the button on this page to make your booking.
See you in Germany or Canada for the summer of your life!
We look forward to hearing from you.
Book now
Helen Lami 

Academic Camp Canada is for you...

... if you are aged 10-16 and you're looking for adventure, new experiences and a summer to remember. Join an inspiring academic summer camp in a global community with likeminded classmates from Canada and all over the world. Enjoy our inspiring, fun and creative specialist camps combined with outdoor activities. Based on the world-class campus of Rothesay Netherwood School in New Brunswick, we boast excellent facilities with supportive, experienced and friendly staff. Rothesay Netherwood School is a IB School in New Brunswick.

Leisure programme - teamwork, leadership and confidence

Our special location means we can take full advantages of Canada's treasures, including cultural visits to St John, Kings Landing and Fredericton. Create new memories whale watching, sea kayaking, and cave exploring. Plus there are plenty of opportunities to participate in a wide range of sports, including soccer, tennis, swimming, tree top adventures and kayaking.

Programme for Rothesay Netherwood School, New Brunswick.

Options & dates

July 16th to 30th 2023.

Students can choose overnight or day options. Day options are 8am to 12pm/6pm/8pm.

Full details about our dates and fees.

Academic Camp Germany is for you...

... if you are aged 12-17, you want to develop in your German language, and experience life in a castle with its own island. Explore the different German cities of Bonn, Cologne, Dortmund, Dusseldorf or Muenster, witness the delicate balancing of both old and new architecture. Enjoy visits to a football stadium, a chocolate museum, waterskiing or river kayaking. Based in the charming castle campus, home of Schloss Schule Heessen, no day wil be the same and you are guaranteed to return home with new friends and amazing summer experience.

Leisure programme - teamwork, leadership and confidence

The leisure programme includes cultural visits to Bonn, Cologne, Dortmund, Dusseldorf, Duisburg, plus museum visits. We'll make use of our unique location, offering a wide range of sports, including waterskiing, soccer, tennis, swimming and kayaking.

Programme for Schloss Schule Heessen

Book nowOptions & dates

July 2nd to 30th

Students can choose overnight or day options. 

Full details about our dates and fees.