Academic Camp Holidays - boarding


  • A warm welcome awaits you at Queen's College during the holidays
  • Comfortable boarding houses with common rooms and kitchens
  • Excellent facilities including a gym, swimming pool, sports and climbing wall
  • Full-board (brunch/lunch and dinner) served in the school's dining room

Academic Camp Holidays are perfect for students who are:

  • age 12-18 and are in years 8-13, and in full-time school education (summer age 10 to 16)  
  • studying in a boarding school and would like to stay in the UK for their holidays
  • travelling to the UK and would like to have a taste of a British boarding school
  • staying for a few days during the holidays for a special event
  • requiring an extra night or day due to travel arrangements 
  • looking for something challenging and inspiring and a break from normal routines

Choice of Academic Camps

Each holiday, we offer a choice of academic camps. These take place Monday to Thursday with our local day students: 

  • Academic Skills 
  • Art and Design
  • Business & Entrepreneurship 
  • Debate & Model UN
  • English - using language
  • Food & nutrition - the foodie
  • Outdoor leaders / adventure
  • Performing Arts

Trips - Fridays and Sundays

We give our boarding students an immersive experience of South West England. We offer exciting full-day trips on Fridays and Sundays, ensuring they get a taste of this beautiful region. And, of course, no visit to the UK is complete without exploring London's vibrant city, making Taunton an ideal location with its direct train route to London Paddington.  

For more information about October half-term 2023