Summer Vacation Program

The Summer Vacation Program for 2020 is only open to ZIS students (Pre-School to Grade 12, ages 3 to 19) and is organized into morning and afternoon sessions.

  • You can register for Weeks 8 to 9 below - please do not use a smart phone to register.
  • Grades refer to the 2019/20 school year.
  • More details on individual camps are visible after step 1 in the registration process.
Summer Camps Weeks 8 - 9
Times and Costs
  • 09:00-12:00 - Cost CHF 250
  • 13:00-16:00 - Cost CHF 250

You can register for morning sessions, afternoon sessions or all day (09:00 to 16:00)

  • Children who are attending for the whole day must bring a packed lunch and they will be supervised over the lunch hour.
  • Please ensure that children have appropriate clothing for the program they are registered for and for the weather in the case of outdoor activities.
  • Please do not drop your child off any earlier than 15 minutes before the start of the program (i.e. 08:45 or 12:45).
  • Please ensure that your child is collected on time at the end of the program.
  • There is no school transportation offered.
  • Activities' descriptions are available when registering and choosing sessions (in step 2). 
ZIS students kayaking on Lake Zurich during ZIS Summer camp

ZIS Activities

July 27 - 31 (Week 8)
  • Upper School, Basketball, Grades 6-8, morning
  • Upper School, Basketball, Grades 3-5, afternoon


August 3 - 7 (Week 9)
  • Lower School, Multi-activities, PS to Grade 2 (ages 3-7)
  • Lower School, Gymnastics, PS to Grade 8
  • NEW! Lower/Middle School, Grades 3-8  Coding with Microsoft MakeCode + micro:bit & CPX Physical Computing
  • NEW! Middle/Upper School, Grades 6-12  Python Programming
  • NEW! Middle School, Grades 6-8 German Language (A2/B1 level)


Partnership Programs


At ZIS campuses:

  • Musical Theatre camp, run by Close Encounters:
    • Week of June 15-19: Age 10 to 14. For more information and to register, visit Close Encounters for details of this and other camps running throughout the summer.
    • NEW! Week of July 6-10: Grades 3-5 (Age 9-11) at the Lower School. For more information and to register, visit Close Encounters for details of this and other camps running throughout the summer.
  • Soccer camp, run by Intersoccer:
    Age 3 to 13,June 29-July 3, August 10-14 plus other venues in other weeks. For more information and to register, visit Intersoccer (20% discount if using code SUMMER20 when booking by June 10)

External camps:

  • International Camp Suisse - Alpine Adventure. Camps start from July 11 up until to August 14 - further information here
  • Hebbian STEM program - virtual program with a variety of topics and dates. 
  • Golf camp run by Mari-Carmen Cortina in Rüschlikon/Thalwil:
    for Lower, Middle and Upper School students
    June 8-12, June 15-19, June 22-26, June 29-July 3 
    For more information and to register, visit Golf camps
  • Alpadia Language Schools is offering a discount for ZIS students for their German language camps at Engelberg. Contact Federica Desantis.   


Soccer Camp at ZIS, girl kicks a football on the soccer pitch

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