School Life

Holiday Camps


GESS offers a variety of activities during the school holidays.

Please click on the camps below for more information. If you any questions about the holiday camp, please contact the camp organiser directly.

Note: Activities are run based on the prevailing guidelines by the Singapore government authorities during the COVID19 period.

Whizz Kidz Camp

Whizz Kidz Camp

Please note that currently all Camps will be cancelled due to Singapore government Phase 2 Heightened Alert Measures.

What:

8.30 am - 12 pm Camp Cobra (Different activities conducted over a rotational basis to allow participants to explore as many activities as possible each day)

Various mix of activities for multi-talented children. Join to learn:

  • Animations and editing
    Using various applications and websites such as Flipanim, stop motion animation, and Flipaclip, students will create and work on projects.
  • Invention Challenges
    Making learning fun and full of creativity, invention challenges will make our participants think out of the box and different ways to solve problems, using Science, Math and lots of Creative thinking.
  • Outdoor Fun, Games and Challenges
    Games and challenges to bring the competitiveness out of every child. These fun outdoor games will get them moving.
  • Crazy Science experiments
    With over 100 science topics to explore, such a Volcanos, Magnets, Machines and gear. Students will have a topic and so hands-on experiments to learn more and understand the various science concepts behind the activities.
  • Arts and Crafts
    Get creative and work on different artistic creations that require various techniques such as coffee painting, yarn design art, and canvas painting and many more.
  • Green Warriors
    Saving the environment by turning our recyclable materials into useful and beautiful creations. Do some planting and learn about how plants grow and the benefits it brings to us and the planet!

Fruits, biscuits & drinks will be provided

12 pm - 12.30 pm Lunch Break

12.30 pm - 2.30 pm Dr Droid (Activities will be done on a rotational basis, 1 activity each day)

  • 3D modelling
    Get creative and create a 3D model on 3D.io and on Thinkercad to design and build extraordinary creations.
  • Lego Robotics
    Lego isn't all about just blocks and pieces, in pairs students will follow specific steps to build a model and learn how to program it on the different applications that we use such a WeDo 1.0 and WeDo 2.0.
  • NXT Mindstorms
    In groups of not more than 5, students create a robot and program it on not only its brains but on the computers. Their aim for all this will be to build projects that win wars and battles.
  • Scratch Coding
    Using Scratch, or Scratch Jr depending on the age group of the students, they will learn basic drag and drop options on how to code to create a story or even a simple Game such as the Pong game.

When & Cost per week:

  • 28 June - 2 July ($450)
  • 5 - 9 July ($450)
  • 2 - 6 August ($450)
  • 10 - 13 August ($360)

Time: 8.30 am - 2.30 pm

For who: Children 4 to 12 years old (for GESS students only)

Contact person: Maximum of 100 slots. If the camp is full and you’d like to be on the waiting list, please contact Rebecca at bizdev@whizzkidz.com.sg.

Camp Hulk

Camp Hulk

Please note that currently all Camps will be cancelled due to Singapore government Phase 2 Heightened Alert Measures.

What:

8.30 am - 11.30 am FOOTBALL

  • Fun games & fundamental skills
  • passing & shooting
  • 5 v 5 tournament

OR

8.30 am - 11.30 am World of Sports (Indoors) (no skills required)

  • Softball
  • Brennball
  • Völkerball
  • Mini Cricket
  • Dodgeball
  • Rounders
  • Football

Fruits, biscuits & drinks will be provided

12 pm - 12.30 pm Lunch Break

12.30 pm - 2.30 pm Dr Droid (Activities will be done on a rotational basis, 1 activity each day)

  • 3D modelling
    Get creative and create a 3D model on 3D.io and on Thinkercad to design and build extraordinary creations.
  • Lego Robotics
    Lego isn't all about just blocks and pieces, in pairs students will follow specific steps to build a model and learn how to program it on the different applications that we use such a WeDo 1.0 and WeDo 2.0.
  • NXT Mindstorms
    In groups of not more than 5, students create a robot and program it on not only its brains but on the computers. Their aim for all this will be to build projects that win wars and battles.
  • Scratch Coding
    Using Scratch, or Scratch Jr depending on the age group of the students, they will learn basic drag and drop options on how to code to create a story or even a simple Game such as the Pong game.

When & Cost per week:

  • 28 June - 2 July ($450) FULL!
  • 5 - 9 July ($450) FULL!
  • 2 - 6 August ($450) FULL!
  • 10 - 13 August ($360)

Time: 8.30 am - 2.30 pm

For who: Children 5 to 12 years old (for GESS students only)

Contact person: Camp slots are limited. If the camp is full and you’d like to be on the waiting list, please contact Ulli at ulli.apsm@gmail.com.

Sports Camp

Sports Camp

Please note that currently all Camps will be cancelled due to Singapore government Phase 2 Heightened Alert Measures.

What:

8.30 am - 11.30 am FOOTBALL

  • Fun games & fundamental skills
  • passing & shooting
  • 5 v 5 tournament

OR

8.30 am - 11.30 am World of Sports (Indoors) (no skills required)

  • Softball
  • Brennball
  • Völkerball
  • Mini Cricket
  • Dodgeball
  • Rounders
  • Football

Fruits, biscuits & drinks will be provided

12 pm Go Home

When & Cost per week:

  • 28 June - 2 July ($380) FULL!
  • 5 - 9 July ($380) FULL!
  • 2 - 6 August ($380) FULL!
  • 10 - 13 August ($305)

Time: 8.30 am - 12.00 pm

For who: Children 5 to 12 years old (for GESS students only)

Contact person: Maximum of 100 slots. If the camp is full and you’d like to be on the waiting list, please contact Ulli at ulli.apsm@gmail.com.

Marsden Swimming Camp

Marsden Swimming Camp

Please note that currently all Camps will be cancelled due to Singapore government Phase 2 Heightened Alert Measures.

What:

Marsden Swim Camp is an opportunity to really progress your swim technique with a program that has run in Singapore for over 20 years. Each day we shall focus on Technique across the 4 strokes in small groups, including starts, turns and underwater work. We shall also integrate video analysis, yoga/ stretching towards swimming and of course games and fun across the 5 days. This is a chance to take your swimming to the next level in a fun, professional camp with experienced coaches who love what they do.

Daily Itinerary:

08:30 Arrival
08.45 - 10:00 am Stroke Correction – starts and turns
10:00 - 10:30 am Playtime, Stretching/ Yoga
10:30 - 10:45 am Snack time
10:45 - 12:00 pm Stroke Correction – starts and turns
12:00 - 12:30 pm Video analysis to address and highlight strong technique and goals

We shall focus on 2 strokes per day with a real emphasis on drills and working toward strong technique. Lessons adaptable according to the age and ability of the group!

Day 5 shall consist of a mini Olympics where we take swim times and play games. Send everyone off with a smile on their face after a hardworking, fun filled week. Look forward to seeing you poolside! www.marsdenswimschool.com

When & Cost per week:

  • 28 June - 2 July ($400)
  • 5 - 9 July ($400)
  • 2 - 6 August ($400)
  • 10 - 13 August ($320)

Timing: 8.30am-12.30pm

Where: GESS Swimming Pool

For who: Children 8 to 18 years old, children will be grouped according to ability.

Contact person: Contact Marsden Swim School via turf@marsdenswimschool.com for registration.

Please note that currently all Camps will be cancelled due to Singapore government Phase 2 Heightened Alert Measures.

GESS Art Camp

GESS Art Camp

Please note that currently all Camps will be cancelled due to Singapore government Phase 2 Heightened Alert Measures.

What: Painting, drawing, crafts, clay, etc ...

When:

  • 28 June - 2 July
  • 5 - 9 July
  • 12 - 16 July
  • 2 - 6 August

Time: 8.30 am - 12 pm

Where: Art Room, GESS Campus

For who: Grade 1 to 5 students (for GESS students only)

Cost per week: $350

Contact person: For more information or to register please contact amyartcamp@gmail.com.

Basketball Camp

Basketball Camp

Please note that currently all Camps will be cancelled due to Singapore government Phase 2 Heightened Alert Measures.

What: Ball Handling, Shooting, Conditioning, Defence, Game Play and Fun

When & Cost per week:

  • 28 June - 2 July ($350)
  • 5 - 9 July ($350)
  • 2 - 6 August ($350)
  • 10 - 13 August ($280)

Timing (to be confirmed upon registration):
11.30 am - 13.00 pm

Where: GESS Sports Hall

For who: Children 6 to 18 years old (for GESS students only)

Contact person: Contact Coach Noel via info@proformbasketball.com for more details.

Preschool Camp

Preschool Camp

Please note that currently all Camps will be cancelled due to Singapore government Phase 2 Heightened Alert Measures.

Language of instruction: German & English

What:
Introduce your child to a wide range of activities to further develop their confidence, social emotional skills and creativity in a fun and engaging way. The children will experience hands on activities with arts and crafts, experiments, games, cookery and enjoy themselves with music.

Teachers:
Our very own GESS Preschool teachers will lead the children in fun activities and supervised free play time throughout the programme.

When:

  • 28 June - 2 July
  • 5 - 9 July
  • 12 - 16 July

Time: 8.30 am - 2.30 pm

Where: GESS Preschool

For who:
Our Preschool Holiday Camps are designed by educators and suitable for children ages 2 to 6 (for GESS students only)

Cost per week: $450

Deadline for registration: 18 June 2021

Contact person: Visalachi.ilango@gess.sg / Pramavathy.ilango@gess.sg

Please take note that limited bus services is available at an additional cost. Please contact bus@gess.sg for more information.

Preschool German Language Camp

Preschool German Language Camp

Please note that currently all Camps will be cancelled due to Singapore government Phase 2 Heightened Alert Measures.

Language of instruction: German

What: Introducing a new concept – German Language Camp

During this camp, children are immersed in the German language through games and activities, designed to entertain and educate. The objective of this camp is not only to practise German, but also to actively improve each child’s expressive language skills with native German speaking teachers facilitating the children throughout the day.

Requirement: Children need to have a good understanding of the German Language. This is to ensure they will be able to comprehend and communicate with the teachers and peers comfortably. No English will be spoken. Only 15 spots are available. First come first served.

Teachers: Our very own GESS Preschool teachers will lead the children in fun activities and supervised free play time throughout the programme.

When:

  • 28 June - 2 July
  • 5 - 9 July
  • 12 - 16 July

Time: 8.30 am - 2.30 pm

Where: GESS Preschool

For who: Our Preschool Holiday Camps are designed by educators and suitable for children ages 3 to 6 (for GESS students only)

Cost per week: $450

Deadline for registration:
-Registration closed as we have reached the maximum number of participants-

Contact person: Visalachi.ilango@gess.sg / Pramavathy.ilango@gess.sg

Please take note that limited bus services is available at an additional cost. Please contact bus@gess.sg for more information.