Camps And Courses

Spend Your Holiday at Queen Ethelburga’s Camps and Courses

Extend your time at Queen Ethelburga’s by joining a camp or course.

The school’s state of the art facilities, award-winning food and expert care continues into the holidays – the only thing you don’t have is homework!

There are a variety of camps and courses for you to join, whether you are a QE student or not! Each camp and course is packed with activities organised by our exceptional, independent-coaching staff, and offers a different learning experience to attending school during term-time.

Children enjoying swimming at Queen Ethelburga's

Enjoy camps and courses at Queen Ethelburga’s.
Fun For All

Extend your time at Queen Ethelburga’s by joining a camp or course.

There is something available for every child, whether a QE student or not.


Camps, Courses, And Holiday Clubs For 2023/2024


Elite athletes and professional sports teams can take advantage of our state-of-the-art provisions, as one of the leading training and performance centre in the North of England.

Each and every sportsperson can strive to achieve their full training potential using our high-grade equipment and all-round training provision.

Chapter House Holiday Club

Ages 3 – 8

Available for all children to join, Chapter House Holiday Club is open from 8:30 – 17:00 during Easter, Summer, Christmas, May and October half-term. Join the fun and exciting activities planned by Chapter House staff, and there is the opportunity to join Camp QE for a few activities.

Camp QE

Ages 5 – 13

Camp QE is the most popular holiday club at Queen Ethelburga’s. Children from QE and local schools join for a jam-packed multi-activity camp that offers day or residential care. Camp QE is open from 8:30 – 17:30 during all holidays.

Holidays At QE

Ages 8 – 18

Holidays at QE offers boarding students the chance to stay at Queen Ethelburga’s during the shorter half-term holidays. This is a popular option for international students and students preparing for exams during the Easter and May half-term. Activities revolve around wellbeing, relaxing and revision. 

International Summer School

Ages 7 – 17

International Summer School is a month-long camp during July and August for international students to experience life at Queen Ethelburga’s. Students practise their English, take a selection of classes and go on amazing trips around the UK.


Ages 5 - 11

Learn and perform a musical in a week during the summer holiday! This is a popular course for Chapter House and local primary school children to experience rehearsing, learning lines and having a moment in the limelight.

Children on a climbing wall at Queen Ethelburga's