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July 2018

Gozo Sea Kayaking

July 15, 2018 - July 21, 2018

Where: Malta Year groups: 8 & 9 Cost: £1100 Activity leader: Miss Luce This activity is for students who are happy in and around the sea and want an active week.  There will be some sea kayak training before the trip so that, when we get to Gozo, we can spend more time exploring the amazing coastline and can travel further.  It is for students who may already have an interest in kayaking or for those who want to learn.…

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Active Jersey

July 16, 2018 - July 20, 2018

Where: Jersey, locations including St Brelade’s Bay & Creepy Valley Year group: 12 Cost: £220 Activity leader: Mrs Mountford This is an exciting opportunity for an outdoor, fun-packed week, improving fitness and taking part in a range of active pursuits. The week will include: Day at Creepy Valley Coasteering and beach games Paddleboarding, kayak tours, RiB rides and watersports with Jersey Adventures Make your own pizza at Pizza Express and take to the beach This is for students who appreciate…

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Animal Lovers

July 16, 2018 - July 20, 2018

Where: Jersey, a range of locations including the zoo, a farm, a kennel, a horse riding stables, Ecrehous and the beach! Year groups: 8, 9  Cost: £150 Activity leaders: Miss Gomes This is an exciting opportunity for those who are passionate about animals and want to learn more about animal behaviour, animal care, animal habitat, and conservation. The week will include: Caring for a horse, including handling, feeding, cleaning out, grooming and tack, and develop riding skills. A trip to the…

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Artsy Crafty

July 16, 2018 - July 20, 2018

Where: JCG – school based activity Year groups: 8, 9, 12 Cost: £40 Activity leaders: Miss Lovell, Miss Loose   The chance to be creative in a familiar setting. Activities include: Jewellery making – bracelets/earings/pendants/necklaces Friendship bracelets /beads and hemp bracelets/thread/paracord Bead making/knitting Participants will develop the following capacities: Care Mindfulness Absorption Creativity Collaboration

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Beautiful Bicycling

July 16, 2018 - July 20, 2018

Where: Jersey Year groups: 8, 9 Cost: £20 Activity leader: Mr Braithwaite Think you know Jersey? Think again! Jersey by bicycle is totally different than by car or bus. Over the week we will get thoroughly lost, cycling around the quietest and most beautiful bits of 10 of the 12 parishes and sampling some of their finest ice cream and cakes. Participants will develop the following capacities: Resilience Working with others Noticing Environmental awareness Self efficacy   Sample Itinerary Day…

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Learn to Sail

July 16, 2018 - July 20, 2018

Where:  St. Aubin’s Fort Year groups: 8 & 9 Cost: £150.00 (to include a BBQ on Friday) Activity leaders: Mr. Jones, Mr. Coxshall We can now offer JCG students a week’s dinghy sailing course for beginners, progressing through the RYA training scheme to Stage 1 and perhaps Stage 2 if you find you are a gifted helmswoman. The group will have exclusive use of four ‘Laser Stratos’ keel boats which are excellent trainers, even if you are nervous of watersports!…

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Looking Forward

July 16, 2018 - July 20, 2018

Where:  JCG Year group: 12 Cost: Free Activity leaders: Miss Perchard An opportunity to prepare for what comes after Sixth Form! We will work on personal statements, approaches to interviews, and skills of critical thinking; we will be joined by speakers from various professional fields who will help you to explore the possibilities of life after JCG… Participants will develop the following capacities Resilience Reflection Perseverance Collaboration Empathy and Listening Creativity Self-awareness Ambition Aspiration

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Play in a Week

July 16, 2018 - July 20, 2018

Where: JCG Year groups: 8, 9, 12 Cost: Free Activity leader: Mr Milner A chance to see a project through from beginning to end. You will need to be creative, for sure, but also practical and resourceful. You will be able to participate in and experience every aspect of the theatrical experience – both on and off stage. And then the chance to stage the play in a beautiful outdoor setting on the final day. Participants will develop the following…

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Walking

July 16, 2018 - July 20, 2018

Where: Drop off and collect at JCG each day Year groups: 8, 9, 12 Cost: Free Activity leader: Miss Wright A chance to visit a range of areas around the island, from urban coastline to the cliff paths of the North Coast and, of course, sample the finest ice cream on offer on each route! We will walk a different route every day, starting from school and branching out across Jersey. Bring your best walking shoes! Participants will develop the following…

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Cornwall

July 16, 2018 - July 20, 2018

Where: Woodland Valley Organic Farm and the surrounding countryside   Year group: 8 Cost: £450 Trip leader: Mr Owens   Stay on an organic farm with an inspirational farmer. Watch a river being transformed by wild beavers. Walk in Dartmoor and along the Cornish cliff paths. Spend an evening immersed in gamelan music. Take part in a sculpture workshop. Examine the interactions between insects and plants. Learn some survival skills. Visit the Eden Project. Participants will develop the following capacities: Resilience…

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Feast

July 16, 2018 - July 20, 2018

Where: JCG, other locations and day trip to France Year groups:  9 only Cost: £180 Activity Leader: Mrs De Louche Maximum Number of Students: 14 An exciting week of culinary experiences* to include: Shopping for food, planning and cooking Pizza making at Pizza Express A visit to Cooper’s coffee shop A day trip to St Malo, visiting markets and having lunch Bread making at Vienna Bakery Fine dining at the up-market establishments of the Ormer Restaurant and Longueville Manor *Some activities…

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Gredos, Spain

July 16, 2018 - July 21, 2018

Where: Navarredonda de Gredos Year groups: 8, 9, 12 Cost:  £900 Activity leaders: Mr Grogan, Mrs Jervis Participants will develop the following capacities: Resilience Appreciation of landscape Perseverance Cultural awareness Collaboration Creativity Mindfulness Sample Itinerary – a rough idea of the week Morning Afternoon Mon Horseriding Cookery Tue Orienteering Rope Park Wed Mountain Biking Archery Thur Eco-walk Swimming

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Iceland – Land of Glaciers

July 16, 2018 - July 20, 2018

Where: Iceland Year groups: 8, 9, 12  Cost:  £1620 Activity leader: Mrs Watkins Participants will develop the following capacities: Appreciation of landscape Working with others Noticing Mindfulness Cultural awareness Sample Itinerary Monday Arrive in Reykjavik – visit the Secret Lagoon (hot pools) Tuesday Hot springs, mud puddles, Gullfoss waterfall and Geysir Geothermal area, lava centre Wednesday Seljalandsfoss Waterfall, trek on the Solheimajokull glacier, Thursday Into the glacier and visit Reynishverfi beach Friday Return to  Gatwick, then Jersey late afternoon

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Italy

July 16, 2018 - July 21, 2018

Where: Sorrento/Pompeii/Mount Vesuvius/Capri/Lagoon Year group: 9 Cost: £900 Activity leaders: Ms Batty We fly to Naples via Gatwick and then take a coach to our little family run hotel perched on the cliffs just outside the pretty town of Sorrento. The town is a short walk down the hill from the hotel and each evening we go into the town for our evening meal with the students, free to explore the winding streets of Sorrento and eat glorious food in…

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Munich STEM

July 16, 2018 - July 20, 2018

Where: Munich and Southern Germany Year groups: 8, 9, 12 Cost:  £900 Activity leader: Mr Aguiar This activity will allow the discovery of one of Europe’s leading innovation centres. There will be the chance to experience new uses for technology at the Science Museum, a Nuclear Fusion reactor and to notice engineering detail at the BMW ​assembly plant. The trip will end with a visit to the stunning Bavarian Alps and Neuschwanstein, the inspiration behind Walt Disney’s castle. ​Participants will develop the following…

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Natural Therapies

July 16, 2018 - July 20, 2018

Where: Daisy Cottage Campsite St Ouen Year group:  12 Cost: £200 Activity leader: Mrs Mynes Learn Massage and Reflexology techniques to help you Chill Out after a busy year at school. Have fun Dancing and Getting Creative with Arts and Crafts. Try Yoga to build strength and flexibility and help you to Relax. Practice Meditation and positive thinking to keep you Happy  🙂 Laugh with our fully insured and experienced team of complementary therapists and teachers – we can’t wait…

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