Summer camp season is just around the corner with a great lineup of activities to keep the kiddos laughing and learning
In case we haven’t said it recently, kids in Singapore are soooo lucky! There are literally HUNDREDS of fun summer camp activities on offer across our fair island, with activities available for munchkins as young as 1.5, all the way up to teens. Whether your kids are keen to take a mix-and-match approach with a variety of one-day or one-week camps, or whether they prefer to get the classic sleepaway camp experience, there’s sure to be a summer activity that’s suitable for every interest from arts to cooking, sports, tech, music and even magic!
We’ve organised the camps by category, and have mentioned if transport and snacks are provided, plus we give you the lowdown on how to get a special discount on many, so click on the links below to see what suits, or browse the whole list!
Multi-Activity & Sports Camps
Kids Camp Singapore
This rising-star camp offers so many outdoor activities for kids aged 3.5 to 14! From archery to badminton, treasure hunting, rope pulling, obstacle runs, football and rugby, there’s something for every active kiddo. Camps run weekly from 9am to 3pm every school holiday, led by passionate coaches dedicated to helping kids grow in their self-confidence and social skills, while cultivating strong values such as sharing and respect for others. Kids Camp Singapore holds a football academy every Wednesday, and also does birthday parties!
When: Monday – Friday from mid-June to mid-September, 9am to 3pm daily
Where: Fort Canning Park or Sentosa Tanjong Beach
Fort Canning: $350 per week or $120 per day
Sentosa: $400 per week or $120 per day (includes excursions on the island and beach activities)
Active kids will love the BOUNCE Tramp Camp, which offers three days (3h/day) of free-jumping fun in the heart of Orchard! Exclusively designed for kids aged 3 and up, they’ll be fully supervised every day by energetic and friendly hosts in a fun and safe environment. Kids will learn to develop the correct trampoline and aerial skills, throw dodgeball, experience the X-park adventure challenge course and master the thrilling Leap of Faith – which will all lead to helping young campers build their confidence throughout the programme.
When: 30 May to 8 August 2018, 9am – 12pm daily
Where: Cathay Cineleisure, #09-01, 8 Grange Road, Singapore 239695
How much: $290/person
Talk about a bumper year: the #1 holiday camp provider in Singapore has now expanded to 20 different camps for kiddos 3 to 16. Besides traditional Multi-Activity camps, you’ll also find Super Soccer (with Real Madrid Football School), Super Chef, plus brand new additions like Parkour, Magic and Aviation. Camps run weekly and the very reasonable rates include lunch, healthy morning and afternoon snacks and a camp t-shirt. Camp Asia even offers bus service island-wide (at $70 per week).
Mention Sassy Mama when you contact the Camp Asia team and you’ll receive free Camp Asia merchandise!
When: 18 June to 3 August, 9am – 3pm daily
Where: Stamford American International School, 1 Woodleigh Lane (off Upper Serangoon Road), Singapore 357684
How much: $650-$710
Canadian International School
Look forward to six weeks of back-to-back fun at CIS’s educational and memorable camps! Choose from over 65 engaging and stimulating activities, including cool camps for scuba diving, orienteering, magic and circus performance and Chelse FC IDC Camp! Camps are available at the Lakeside campus for kids 4 to 14 years old, and the Tanjong Katong campus for kids 4 to 12 years old. Led by experienced and passionate CIS teachers and experts, you’ll find the perfect programme for your littles to spend their summer learning new skills – plus the chance to meet new friends from all over the world!
Sign up before 31 May to get a 10% early bird discount!
When: 18 June – 27 July
Lakeside Campus, 7 Jurong West Street 41, Singapore 64919
Tanjong Katong Campus, 371 Tanjong Katong Rd, Singapore 437128
How much: $650 per camp (inclusive of meals and a T-shirt) Call (+65) 6436 6634 for more deets!
Centaurs x Loola Camp
Centaurs x Loola camps combine activities and fun with independence and discovery – productive time away from mama and dad! Each Summer Camp is held over 5 Days, 4 Nights at the award-winning Loola eco-resort on Bintan. With experienced instructors from both Loola and Centaurs, campers benefit from team spirit, self-confidence, and leadership skills. Highlight programme activities include the flying fox, rock climbing, boat jumping, the “skywalk”, kayaking, raft building, coconut tree climbing, community service, fishing from a kelong, t-shirt tie-dyeing and more!
When: 18 – 22 June, 2 – 6 July and 9 – 13 July
Where: Loola Adventure Camp is in Bintan, Indonesia (drop off/pick up from Turf City, Singapore)
How much: $950 per child. Contact [email protected] for more information or to register!
Cosmo United Football Academy (CUFA)
Created for kiddos aged 4 to 13 years old, CUFA’s fun and physical football sessions coached by professional football players aim to foster the development of physical, social and mental fitness. So it’s more than just football/soccer – little ones will get to immerse themselves in the dedication, teamwork and sportsmanship that comes with playing the sport. Mamas will be happy to hear that snacks and drinks are also provided, and lessons are held in sun-smart indoor pitches. Every child who participates will go home with a medal!
The first 10 children to register and say, “Sassy Mama sent us!” will receive a free CUFA bag!
When:25 – 29 June (Camp 1)
2 – 6 July (Camp 2)
30 July – 3 August (Camp 3)
6 – 8 August (Camp 4, shorter camp, contact for pricing)
9am – 12pm daily
Where: Swiss Club, Singapore 36 Swiss Club Road Singapore 288139
How much: $375 for Members, $425 for Non-members
Discovery camps offer fun educational holiday camps for kids from as young as 3 years old! Kids will be provided with supplies like laptops for Code Academy camp, or paints for Art Studio camp, plus a sweet Discovery Camps t-shirt to take home. Included are all healthy lunches and snacks cooked by Michelin Star Chef Emmanuel Stroobant, delivered fresh daily. Discovery Camps make it a breeze for parents with their early 8:30am drop off at three convenient locations (so you can get to work on time!). Booking is made easy with their user-friendly online booking system (which accepts credit cards), and you can have the flexible option of changing your dates up to 10 days before camp subject to availability.
Quote DC10 to get 10% off camp fees! Valid till 15 May.
When: 28 May – 10 August, 9am – 3pm daily
Where: Novena @United Square, East Coast @Parkway Parade, SJI International School – Thompson Road (bus service available for this location)
How much: $595
GEMS World Academy (Singapore)
GEMS (Singapore)’s epic multi-activity camps and workshops this summer include Chess, Archery, Inline Skating and Digital Music! With a selection of other programmes spanning sports, craft, art, technology and teaching real-life skills, you’ll surely find something that’ll appeal to your kiddo. Mamas looking for affordable one-day programmes can look to the DIY Solar Car and Magic Bubble workshops, both with a focus on cultivating environmental awareness.
When: Various dates in June and July
Where: GEMS World Academy (Singapore), 2 Yishun Street 42, Singapore 768039
How much: $40 – $300 for workshops; $440 – $1,000 for camps.
This popular gymnastics school conveniently located at The Grandstand offers enthusiastic and capable coaches to guide campers aged 4 to 12 years old. Besides gymnastics and cheerleading-based activities at GIM’s state-of-the-art 5,000sqf gym, the Summer Elite Sports Camp and Summer Blazer Adventure Camp combines both sports and adventure to cater to kiddos who love the best of both worlds. Get set for both indoor and outdoor challenges, plus exciting offsite activities and indoor sports skills!
All sign ups before 15 May will receive 10% off camp fees!
When: 4 June – 17 August
Where: The Grandstand, 200 Turf Club Rd #04-03, Singapore 287994
How much: $535 per 5-day camp. 1 Day and 3 Day Camp bundles available as well! Price includes snacks and transport for off-site activities. Call (+65) 6468 1103 with any queries.
A purpose-built, American-style summer camp in Thailand’s beautiful Kanchanaburi region, iCamp Thailand offers kids between 8 and 16 all the fun they could possibly imagine, including on-site sports, a water park, a theatre, a dance studio, horseback riding… even a full-sized flying trapeze! Campers from all over the world enjoy air-conditioned accommodation, with plenty of flexibility to choose their own activities and build friendships and confidence in the process. We particularly love how they become unplugged from gadgets and games! iCamp offers three sessions to choose from running between June and August.
Mention Sassy Mama in your application to get a 5% discount!
When: 30 June – 31 August
Where: 9/9 Moo 6, Tambon Klondo, Dan Makham Tia District, Kanchanaburi 71260 Thailand
How much: USD1,285 – USD2,500 per week, includes 3 meals, 2 snacks and all activities per day
Intrepid Kids Boot Camp
Need to drop your kids off for just a couple hours? Intrepid Kids’ Kids Boot Camps will be perfect for that – two hours of high-energy, fun-filled activities in a fitness setting where children age 3 to 9 will do obstacle courses, fitness games, bodyweight exercises, circuits and more! It’s a great opportunity for kids to have an active, fun and educational time in an environment that will help them learn the essential physical skills they need.
When: 28 May – 10 August, 1pm-3pm
Where: 30 East Coast Road Singapore, Katong V #03-15/16, Singapore 428751
How much: $40 – $400 (single session or discount packages available for 5/10/20 classes)
ISS International School
If variety is what you’re after, check out ISS’s week-long camps with holistic Discovery Language, Discovery STEM, Discovery Arts and Discovery Adventure (sports and activities) programmes! Each day in every camp is designed to be unique both in content and delivery, constantly providing different activities and challenges. So even if you pick the same programme for multiple weeks, it will always be a new experience as the topics evolve rapidly. Register your interest here or call (+65) 9722 5340 to find out more!
When: 2 – 27 July 2018
Where: ISS International School, 25 Paterson Road, Singapore 238510
How much: From $410 – $540 (for each half day Discovery programme, per week) to $820 -$1,080 (for 2 Discovery programmes which will last a full day, per week). Prices include field trip or equipment cost where applicable.
Taking a cue from the hit TV show Ninja Warrior, My Gym’s own Ninja Warriors will tackle a different series of obstacles each session with a goal of finishing the course. Each session focuses on a different, specific muscle group or skill set, including grip strength, agility and balance. Kiddos will have tons of fun while learning about their different muscles, and will definitely boost their grit and resilience as they learn to conquer obstacles they might have previously thought were too tough!
When: 6 – 8 June (for 7 to 12-year-olds) and 27-29 June (for 3 to 6 year-olds)
Where: Six different My Gym locations (Ang Mo Kio, Buona Vista, City Square, Jurong East, Marine Parade and Tampines)
How much: $300 (early bird sign-up); $330 (My Gym members); $350 (non-members). Sign up here!
Rumple and Friends
The fab party entertainers from Hong Kong have recently brought their services to Singapore (check out all the fun they brought to our last Mama Meet Up!) and their camps promise to be the most fun ever! Look forward to themed classes over 3 weeks. Magic and Circus is their signature course, where students will learn how to perform magic and circus tricks, and take home their own magic kit! Treasure Hunters are for the little pirates and adventurers, who will get to travel the world, following maps and clues to find treasure. Any comic book fans here? Comic Book Crazy explores all things comic book, and kids will get to create their own superheroes special powers. Now who’s ready to learn new skills, make friends and put on a show?
Book before 12 May and get a 10% early bird discount!
When: 10am – 12noon
Where: The Studio, 112 Middle Road, Midland House #03-01, Singapore 188970
$420 per week for Treasure Hunters and Comic Book Crazy camps
$500 for Magic and Circus camp (inclusive of magic kit to take home)
Email [email protected] for more info!
Attended by 100,000 students across the globe, Score Campus’s camps are well renowned for their programmes focusing on academics and personal development for kids 9 to 17 years old. This June, they have three special camps lined up to bring the best out of every child – The Next Level Camp is a weeklong sleepaway camp in Malaysia that helps kids become motivated, responsible and independent; Classroom Without Walls is the ultimate 4-day camp for children to learn much-needed 21st century skills; and the Go Score Camp: will help children become effective learners by learning the right study skills.
When: 4 – 28 June
Where: Camps held in Singapore or Malaysia
How much: Enquire here to find out more!
Shaws Little League
These ever-popular multi-sport and sport-specific camps for little ones aged 3-10 are back! We love that they build in other activities as well, like cooking and arts & crafts, along with classics like good old fashioned water fights and team-building games! Three-hour camps are held at Shaws’s super-convenient Kallang location.
When: 28 May – 21 June
Where: Shaws Little League Kallang, 38 Jalan Benaan Kapal (Near Kallang Leisure Park, close to Tanjong Rhu), Singapore 399635
Shaws Little League @ The Cage, Bukit Timah, 220 Turf Club Road, Singapore 288001
How much: $320 per 4-day session; click here to register
Singapore American School
With classes that excite, challenge and engage young minds, Singapore American School’s Summer Semester gives students the ultimate freedom to explore their interests in-depth and at their own speed. These learning opportunities are available from preschool all the way up through 12thgrade! Two-week sessions include everything from a brand new Spanish bilingual program to a Young Entrepreneurship course. Each and every course focuses on three distinct dimensions: intellectual curiosity, creative expression, and wellness, and lunch is included!
When: 11 – 22 June (Session 1), 25 June – 6 July (Session 2), 9am – 3pm daily
Where: 40 Woodlands Street 41, Singapore 738547
How much: $2,400 – $3,000
SOMOS Summer Camp
Whether it’s coding, design thinking and robotics or arts, entrepreneurship and creativity you’re after, SOMOS provides 7 different enrichment activities for your child’s left-brain and right-brain development! Kids can also expand their collaborative and character development skills with Cooking and Basketball. Not sure which of these activities your kiddo will like best? Try out different activities before committing to a longer-term course by trying out 1 to 2 sessions first. With a particular focus on culture and diversity, you can be sure that there will not be a shortage of cultural activities and traditional games, plus the opportunity for kids to be among many international participants from all over Asia! Parents will be updated with photos of the camps as they happen, so you can see their progress for yourselves. Transport to and from Suntec City and meals inclusion can be added with a $100 top up.
When: Various dates from June to August
Where: Suntec City /The Yards @ Joo Chiat Place/GEMS World Academy, Drop-off and Pick-Up at Suntec City
How much: $349 – $999
Offering rad kids’ sports camps throughout the year for kiddos age 3 – 12 years, Sport4kids takes things up a notch with their holiday camps, combining sport, arts & crafts (new Mandarin Art classes available!), and outdoor adventures to offer an action-packed week filled with fun, learning and games. Camps will run over 9 weeks this summer, covering a wide range of sports including basketball, tennis, soccer, rugby, swimming, baseball, athletics and newly added karate!
10% sibling discount and 5% multi-week discount available.
When: Monday – Friday, 18 June – 17 August, 9am to 2pm
Where: Turf City, Indoor Premier Pitch, 200 Turf Club Rd, Plot 9, Singapore 287994
How much: $475 per week or $105 per day. Sign up here!
Sports Camps Singapore
Brand new series of multi-sports holiday camps. Working in partnership with the Singapore Cricket Club, Sports Camps Singapore has developed an exciting multi-sports programme at the iconic sports club for kids age 6 to 12 years old. The programme comprises six week-long camps with activities that include soccer, cricket, rugby, netball, tennis, squash and loads of other games that are great for building confidence and making friends while getting away from too much screen time. The venue is located right in the heart of the city, making it a great place for you to drop off and pick up your kiddos!
Quote SASSY for 10% off June, July and August camp fees! Book via their user-friendly online booking system now, mama!
When: 18 June – 9 August, 9am – 3pm daily
Where: Singapore Cricket Club
How much: $550 per child, 10% discount for siblings. Includes camp T-shirts and healthy, nutritious lunches
Tanglin Trust School
Delivered and designed by Tanglin Trust teachers, this action-packed ‘Citius, Altius, Fortius!’ themed multi-activity camp will engage children with a range of activities including teamwork and collaboration, creativity and craft, cooking, sports, storytelling, and technology. Kids get to try something new every day at Tanglin’s world-class facilities, and will be encouraged to be an active team player – whether it’s scaling the heights of the climbing wall, making new friendships, or learning new swimming skills!
When: 9 – 13 July, 9am to 3pm
Where: Tanglin Trust School, 95 Portsdown Road, Singapore 139229, Tel: (+65) 6778 0771
How much: $610 ($575 if registered before 10 June!)
Whizz Kidz takes learning out of the classroom and into the ‘real’ world by immersing students in an imaginary environment and story! Whether they’re evil minions of a despotic scientist or idealistic creators in an ancient era, students age 4 to 13 will enjoy fun and games in the variety of camps, from Crazy Science Themed camps, Robotics and 3D Printing camps, Movie Making camps, and Multi-activity camps that include robotics, science, arts, sports.
Quote SASSYWK at checkout and get 10% off!
When: 25 June – 3 August
Where: New locations for summer only (GEMS and Dulwich), Others: UWC East, GESS (Jr Campus), Canadian School Lakeside
How much: $350 – $440
The Yard Dempsey
Budding gymnasts, this one’s for you! The Yard Dempsey located in a spacious former barracks at Dempsey Hill offers fun gymnastics camps for kids ages 3 to 10 years old. The state-of-the-art, acrobatic sports centre and its friendly coaches focus their sessions on fun and fitness for little ones. They offer a range of programmes from Parent and Baby classes to primary school-aged JuniorGym classes, and centre on building fine motor skills and strength through the core elements of acrobatics and gymnastics to provide kids with the foundational dominant-movement patterns – a key to all sports!
11 – 14 June (pro-rated to account for holiday)
18 – 22 June
25 – 29 June
16 – 20 July
23 – 27 July
9am – 12pm daily
Where: The Yard Dempsey, #01-07 Block 72 Loewen Road, Dempsey Hill, Singapore 248848
$350 (before GST) for ages 3 to 6 years old
$380 (before GST) ages 7 to 10 years old
Healthy Lunch provided by Carrotsticks & Cravings for an additional $15 per day, per camper.
ESPZEN Soccer School
ESPZEN Soccer School has developed soccer camps for all ages, skill levels and experiences playing soccer. ESPZEN coaches are handpicked for their experience, knowledge, passion, and enthusiasm and will encourage children of all abilities to believe in themselves, share their experiences with their new made friends, and have lots of fun. All coaches are AFC, English FA or UEFA qualified and ESPZEN operates a strict 1:12 coach to student ratio ensuring your child will receive quality coach interaction and will not be “lost in the crowd”.
Book a free trial!
When: 18 June – 10 August
Where: Turf City, 200 Turf Club Rd, Singapore 287994
How much: From $215
The Open Centre
Give your child a chance to truly disconnect from the stresses of school at this fun camp that’s all about self-awareness and self-expression! Children get real-life learning experiences to practice their life skills – in particular managing peer-to-peer conflict, emotional regulation, and more – through interaction with others. Rooted in social-emotional learning with a true mindfulness component, The Open Centre’s camp activities include Creative Arts, Pet Therapy, Yoga, Horse Grooming/Riding, special behind-the-scene Zoo visits and much more. All in the beautifully lush surrounds of Horsecity!
When: 28 May – 17 August, 9am to 4:30pm daily
Where: The Open Centre, 100 Turf Club Road #01-02X Singapore 287992
How much: $680 (includes lunch and snacks)
SG Aviation Training
Kiddo aspiring to be a pilot? Let them explore the wonders of flying an aircraft with SG Aviation Training’s introductory course – Basic Aviation Course with Aptitude Flying. Recommended for upper primary and secondary school students aged 10 to 17 years old, the course will cover the fundamentals of flying, meteorology, radio telephony and conclude with the most exciting part – Aptitude Flying practice in the Cessna 172 flight simulator!
When: Five Saturdays – 2 June, 9 June, 16 June, 23 June, 30 June 2018, 10am – 1pm
Where: Haite Building, 15 Changi Business Park Crescent #01-02, Singapore 486006
How much: $385
Our favourite co-working space always comes through with the best holiday programmes for tiny tots! This time, they’re also offering their camps to older kids so littles of all ages can get in on the fun. In the ‘haus this summer is an exciting line up of camps that cover a host of 21st century life skills and engaging experiences for infants, toddlers and kids of all ages! From learning about food safety and hygiene to meal preparations in their first ever Cooking Camp to making music and expressing creativity in Superheroes Music School to exciting VR Adventures under the sea, go beyond the routine and get equipped with useful skills!
Sassy kids get 10% off the slot-booking fee for the Cooking Camp with the code SASSYMAMA!
When: 4 June – 20 July 2018
Where: Trehaus, Claymore Connect, 442 Orchard Road, #03-01, Singapore 238879
How much: $40 – $685
Arts, Music & Cooking
Aureus Academy’s Summer Camp is back! Featuring a brand new curriculum this summer including Band Jam, Musical Storytelling, Amazing Race, Build-an-instrument and more for kids from 4 to 15 years old! You can now choose from two Aureus centres – Northpoint in Yishun and the newly-opened United Square branch. There will also be shuttle service from selected centres.
Sassy Mama readers get a 10% discount!
29 May – 1 June
11 June – 15 June
25 June – 29 June
9 July – 13 July
Northpoint, 930 Yishun Avenue 2, #02-179/180, Singapore 769098
United Square, 101 Thomson Road #03-27-29, Singapore 307591
How much: $160 – $427
If your mini has expressed an interest in learning a contemporary instrument, such as the guitar, drums or ukulele over anything classical, let them embrace their love of music at Believer Music! The Believer Music School Holiday Program for kids 5 to 16 years old (no prior experience needed!) is made up of four 90-minute exploration sessions for children to discover which instrument they prefer. Active participation will be encouraged, which is proven to improve how the brain processes speech and reading scores. Children will get to bring home a song to play right after the first session.
Quote EVCSASSYSHP2018 to get 10% off!
When: 28 May – 24 June
Where: Believer Music International Plaza, Tampines Plaza and One Commonwealth
How much: $233.90 – $293.90
Centre Stage School of The Arts
Join the Centre Stage team for an action-packed, creative arts extravaganza this summer, mamas! Kiddos ages 3 to 12 can explore drama, music, movement and arts & crafts over the course of a week totally jam-packed with imagination-stretching activities. They’ll be led by teachers and visiting workshop leaders with rich performing arts backgrounds from the UK, US, Australia, and New Zealand – most of them having worked professionally in theatre and TV in the past! Guest camp leaders will be coming out especially from London to run West End Musical Theatre and Drama camps. Get ready to groom your little Broadway star!
Quote SASSY to enjoy a 10% early bird discount when booking before 17 May 2018!
When: Various dates from May – August
Where: Centre Stage Woking Road and Centre Stage East Coast
How much: $395
Inspired Arts Holiday Camps
Arty kids can head to Inspired Arts’ new light-filled studio to discover different art mediums, skills and techniques like painting, drawing, sculpture, printmaking, construction, jewellery making, weaving/fabric art and animation. With new themes every week – Animation, Superhero, Out of the Box (installation art), A Universe Far Far Away, An Ocean Beyond and The Twisted Jungle (both with environmental themes) – kids will have a blast exploring and expanding their creativity and imagination!
When: 25 June – 16 August
Where: 446A Joo Chiat Road, Singapore 427659
How much: You can join 1 day for $95, or book the full 4 day camp for $300 (Animation camps are $380 because of the cost of equipment).
Little Artists Studio
This award-winning fine arts school is offering 15 different programs in painting, sketching, and sculpture for children aged 2.5 up to 17 (adult programmes available for parents, too!). We love the flexibility of choosing either specialised programs, or going with the always popular full or half-day Artrageous Camp, which offers up to 4 days of a wide variety of different art activities to expose kids to vast worlds of creativity!
When: 29 May – 5 August
Where: Mandarin Gardens & Siglap Centre
$175 – $280 for Holiday Programs for kids and adults (4-6 lessons, 1-2 hours per session, all materials included)
$270 – $540 for Short Course Programs especially for adults (6 – 12 lessons, 2 hours per session, all materials included)
$300 – $850 for Artrageous Camp for 2 – 4 days, half days and full days available (all materials included)
Singapore Repertory Theatre
Celebrate a summer of Seuss! Inspired by Dr. Seuss and The Cat in the Hat, SRT’s PLAY Stage and Theatre STAGE Holiday Drama Programmes will help kids improve their drama skills, confidence and creativity while playing theatre games and exploring storytelling techniques with the beloved book series theme. At the end of each programme, kids will perform their final drama or devised presentation to friends and family.
When: 11 – 30 June
Where: KC Arts Centre and Rehearsal Room, Havelock, No 2 Havelock Road, #04-01, Singapore 059763
How much: $280 for 4 days – $350 for 5 days
Studio Why Not
Studio Why Not offers art workshops guided by the themes of flora and fauna this Summer holidays, with processes that allows kiddos and adults alike to engage in the interplay between natural and man-made materials. Take some quiet time at their homely creative space nestled amidst the beautiful greenery of Horsecity! You’ll also get to meet their friendly art facilitators and guest artists, who will be happy and eager to share their knowledge and expertise.
Mention “I’m a Sassymama Reader” in the Studio Why Not booking form to receive a 10% discount!
When: 11 – 30 June
Where: 100 Turf Club Road, Horsecity, Singapore 287992
How much: Varies depending on workshop
Running from late May to mid-August, these drama and musical theatre camps in Joo Chiat are suitable for children 6 to 13 years old. There are both half- and full-day options available, and kiddos will get heaps of opportunities to create, perform, and even boost technical skills, all within the course of a week! Fees include camp materials, a T-shirt and snacks.
When: 29 May – 11 August
Where: The Playtent, 180 Joo Chiat Road, #02-01, Singapore 427451
Fee: $300 – $500
Help kiddos get ahead for the coming school year with British Council’s popular Summer Study Camp! It’s an intensive holiday program for kindergarten, primary and secondary students (aged 4 to 15) who speak English as a second language. The new kindergarten module will feature topics like weather, song and dance, and the body and magic, while primary and secondary modules will cover expression through music, imaginary creatures, superheroes and festivals around the world. Students can benefit from the extra English language support in a safe, fun and supportive environment, while making friends with other students from around the world. You can choose how many modules to take based on their schedule, and receive end-of-course certification when they’re done.
When: 2 July – 31 August, 9am – 1pm
Where: British Council Toa Payoh Centre, 480 Lorong 6 Toa Payoh #09-01 HDB Hub, East Wing 310480
How much: $589 – $736 per week. Sign up here!
Hua Language Centre
Fastest fingers first mamas, because Hua Language Centre’s bi-annual camps are back and slots are always filled super quickly! Featuring two new camps and daily 2-hour classes, kids will get to learn Mandarin through excursions, games and hands-on activities through themed stories with exciting characters. Improve you kiddo’s daily conversational Mandarin and they’ll also pick up new vocabulary related to the themes! Each camp will end with a video showing funny, enjoyable moments during the camp, giving them a chance to reflect on their memorable experience.
When: 28 May – 14 June, 9am – 5pm daily
Where: Hua Language Centres in United Square, Parkway Parade, Greenwich V, Causeway Point
How much: $380 – $475 per week
The Language Boutique
Let kiddos be enthralled, educated and entertained by the wonder of English, Science and Maths this summer! The Language Boutique’s Sensational Summer Camps will help children aged 6 to 9 boost writing skills and explore STEM through inquiry-based activities. Little learners can expect plenty of hands-on fun, too, with puppets, crafts and creative flair!
Quote Sassy Mama for a 10% discount on all summer camps!
When: 5 day camps from 10am – 2:30pm daily; 18 June – 6 July and 30 July – 10 August (no camp on 9 August)
Where: The Language Boutique, Bugis Village
How much: $499 for 5-day camp
Mandarin comes to life for little ones aged 4 to 9 this summer with half-day, theme-based camps running on a weekly basis. Kids will experience Mandarin in a hands-on learning environment (no pre-requisite knowledge of Mandarin needed, so it’s perfect for beginners!) that incorporates fun, stimulating activities like arts & crafts, games, storytelling, speech & drama, brush painting and plenty of outdoor play to get the wiggles out!
When: 28 May – 3 August
Where: 71 Loewen Road, #01-03 Singapore 248847
Orchard Language School
Learn Mandarin in a small, quality group setting (maximum 6 per class) at Orchard Language School! Open to kiddos age 4 and up, these classes are available year-round and as Summer Camps. The class specialises in offering Mandarin to foreign language speakers, with classes held daily for maximum reinforcement. The school is centrally located in Orchard, and offers flexible scheduling to accommodate those who may be traveling.
With an award-winning curriculum (as voted by parents!) that was designed by an MIT grad, Coding Lab provides a strong emphasis on inquiry-based learning along with the application of key mathematical concepts. Coding Lab’s summer camps cater to kids aged 4 to 16 across three convenient locations (including their new Parkway Parade campus, with sea views!), all in a rustic-yet-tech-immersive environment. Choose from a smorgasbord of popular classes, ranging from Scratch, to App Inventor, and even solving Math problems with Python (for teens). Kids will be in excellent hands with Coding Lab’s nurturing instructors, who have taught thousands of students ranging from preschoolers to University undergraduates!
Get 5% off any course purchased when you quote SASSY5 at checkout! Call (+65) 6528 2282 for more details.
When: 28 May through August
Parkway Parade, 80 Marine Parade Road, Parkway Parade #10-06 Singapore 449269
264 Upper Bukit Timah Road, #03-06, Singapore 588208
The Grassroots Club, 190 Ang Mo Kio Avenue 8, Singapore 568046
How much: $395 – $695
First Code Academy
Through hands-on, project-based learning, students will build an understanding of computer science and technology to create their own mobile apps, games and websites! Start coding in the weeklong immersive coding camps using tools from Silicon Valley. Scratch, Robotics, Mobile App Development and Minecraft courses are all suitable for beginners from as young as 4. Advanced learners can build their programming knowledge and skills with Virtual Reality with Cospaces or Artificial Intelligence.
Quote CODEALLDAY to enjoy $20 off! Valid till 14 May.
When: 28 May – 10 August
Stamford Court, 61 Stamford Road #04-13 Singapore 178892 (main campus)
Dempsey Hill, Little Mandarins, Blk 71 Loewen Rd #01-03, Singapore 248847 (partnered location)
Katong, Mox Co-Making Space, 451 Joo Chiat Road, Singapore 427664 (partnered location)
How much: From $365
iD Tech Camps
Get coding and have a taste of #unilife (sort of) with iD Tech as they hold their camps in National University of Singapore! With a track record of 350,000 iD Tech alumni, your kids will be guided by the best of the best in this #1 STEM Program. Kids age 7 to 17 will learn to code, design video games, mod Minecraft, create with Roblox, engineer robots, print 3D characters, work with AI, learn about cybersecurity, and so much more!
When: 4 June – 20 July
Where: National University of Singapore, 21 Lower Kent Ridge Rd, Singapore 119077
How much: $1,249-$1,699
Kaesac Learning Centre
Make your own toys or flying machines, design and code a computer game or learn to programme a robot to take home! Kaesac Learning Centre’s Science and Technology-based holiday workshops for 7 to 12 year-olds are designed to spark off kids’ interests in STEM. Camps emphasise on engaging, hands-on fun, problem-solving and being creative.
Quote SASSY10 to get $10 off workshop fees! Valid till 15 June 2018.
When: May 28-July 27, 2018
Where: Marine Parade
How much: $320 – $450
From Coding to Robotics to Digital Making Bootcamps, LCCL Coding will have juniors, kids and teens age 5 – 16 equipped with the necessary skills to code and develop computational thinking. They’ll take kids on an immersive coding adventure to expose little learning to the wide possibilities of computing, eventually leading them to create their own computer games, electronic wearables, smart appliances and more! Group discounts of 10% (2 pax), 15% (3 pax) and 20% (4 pax and more) available!
When: Various dates available starting May until July
Where: 19 Tanglin Road #05/49-50, Tanglin Shopping Centre, Singapore 247909
How much: $398 – $750
Loshberry Code Studio
Grasping intangible computing concepts can be tough without the aid of physical tools, but Loshberry makes it a breeze with their unique blend of tangible learning and on-screen skills. Kids of various age groups and abilities will learn Ozobot (taught by Singapore’s first and only Ozobot Certified Educator!) as well as popular platforms like Scratch, App Inventor, Micro:bit and even Minecraft! Choose from full-day camps, week-long camps or even 2-hour byte-sized lite workshops and parent-child workshops, and your kiddo will finish their programme with enhanced reasoning, better problem-solving skills and bold creativity.
Quote SASSY20 during sign up to get $20 off!
Not applicable with other discounts.
When: Various dates available from May through July 2018
Loshberry Campus, 587 Bukit Timah Road, #03-30, Coronation Plaza, Singapore 269707
Jurong East, near JCube (Partner Venue)
How much: From $89
With a solid track record and presence in over 100 schools in Singapore, ripplecreate continues to make new ripples in technology education. This summer, they’ve beefed up their ever-popular Junior STEM education series with new, exciting platforms that will truly deliver the breadth and depth of a STEM education for every child. Also look out for popular mainstays such as Scratch, drones, Python, app and game development camps, as well as Singapore’s first competitive coding introductory camp for youths who aspire to bring their coding skills to Olympiad levels.
Book multiple camps to earn a special bundle discount! Enjoy a 10% early bird discount if you book before 4 May.
When: 28 May to early August 2018
Where: River Valley and Novena
How much: $240 (6-hour camp) to $1200 (5 full-day camp taught by ex-olympiad trainer)
With five locations around Singapore, Saturday Kids makes it super easy for kids ages 5 and up to build their own robot animals, learn how to build apps, assemble their own laptops and more, all the while becoming self-motivated learners with fab 21st century skills who are having tons of fun. They’ve even partnered with the likes of Google to give 3,000 underprivileged kids around Singapore the power to code!
Quote SASSYMAMACAMPS to enjoy 5% off any course or workshop of your choice!
When: 28 May – 23 June (You can also register your interest for July/August courses here)
Where: Saturday Kids locations in Orchard Central, Bukit Timah Plaza, Parkway Centre, Thomson Plaza and Northpoint City (new!)
How much: $590-$660 for 16-hour camps, and $120-$150 for 3-hour workshops
SG Code Campus
Quote SASSY50 to enjoy $50 off your first course! Offer expires 12 August 2018.
When: 28 May – 14 September
Bukit Timah Campus, King’s Arcade 559 Bukit Timah Road #03-01B S(269695)
Marine Parade Campus, Parkway Centre, 1 Marine Parade Central, #03-04 S(449408);
How much: $430 – $485 for introductory courses
In Smarter Me’s Change The World Innovation 5-day Bootcamp (inspired by the Dalai Lama!), campers will experience what it means to really create a solution to a problem they want to solve, and build a business. Suitable for kids age 8 to 17 years old, they’ll learn to build robots and machine learning, code, and work first-hand on identifying problems and think of solutions critically. Campers will collaborate with other ‘co-founders’ to form their startup, and pitch in true Shark Tank style! They’ll end the camp with their own video pitch and a direct pass to join Young Founders Summit SEA 2018, the world’s first full scale start up accelerator for teens, from the U.S. and partners of UCLA, Milken Institute and MIT. This holistic camp will also include mindfulness and strength-finding to highlight the importance for kids to understand themselves.
Get 5% off when you quote SASSY!
When:4 – 8 June
2 – 6 July
29 May, 30 May, 18 August, 19 August
9.30am – 5pm daily
Where: Cospace Park, 43 Science Park Road, Singapore 117408 (MRT: Kent Ridge)
How much: $595, includes lunch, a camp T-shirt and certificate provided
Taking place over four weeks on the beautiful island of Bali, this cool coding workshop for teens aged 13 to 18 provides a fun, hands-on intro to coding. During the course kids will also get the chance to hear from an all-star lineup of speakers about their own coding journeys.
When: July 2018
Where: Outpost, Ubud, Bali
How much: Enquire here!
Toddler and Baby-friendly camps
Blue House Infant & Toddler Atelier
Look forward to the Summer Playgroup Programme, Inspiration: Schemas of Play at the Infant & Toddler Atelier that runs from July all the way to September, mama! Perfect for children from 6 months of age to 3 years old, the schematic play of this inspired 8-week journey of discovery and enlightenment will give little ones opportunities to move, transport, rotate, connect, enclose, position, envelop and orientate – all boosting their ability to problem solve, test theories, imagine, and predict!
When: 9 July – 2 September
Where: Blue House Infant & Toddler Atelier, 2 Turf Club Road #02-05 to 08, Singapore 287988
How much: Various packages available
We love these Dramatic Arts-based programmes suitable for preschoolers as young as 1.5 up to 5.5 years of age! Focusing on drama & puppetry, music and movement, and arts & crafts, these flexible summer programmes in Bukit Timah even incorporate daily sensorial and exploratory play with activities like “Just DOUGH It!” (kiddos will make their own salt dough creations and bake pizzas for lunch) and “Crazy CREATIVE Critters” (using recycled materials and unusual art techniques to create a mini zoo!).
Sign up in advance for a 2-week programme and enjoy a 10% discount!
When: 29 May – 2 August
Where: The PLAYhouse, 272 Upper Bukit Timah Road #01 -13/14 Singapore 588212
How much: $295 per camp
Little Hands Montessori
This preschool conveniently located just off Orchard is offering four super fun camps just for children aged 2 to 3.5. Littlies will love “School Fun!!!” camp, which incorporates outdoor water play, tug of war, egg and spoon races and more (culminating in an adorable picnic!). Their Montessori Summer Programme camp gives toddlers the chance to experience a wide variety of activities led by Montessori teachers, including Jolly phonics, reading, arts & crafts and Mandarin.
When: 28 May – 17 August
Where: 2A Paterson Hill, Singapore 238565
How much: From $400