Ackworth School offers a great range of facilities for our summer camps, including the sports hall, swimming pool, drama theatre and outdoor bushcraft area.



AGED 2 to 16

Ackworth is a dynamic and forward-thinking school. The school strive to develop resilient individuals who not only think creatively, but also act ethically and with responsibility. They encourage students to express themselves with confidence, to embody the Quaker value of speaking respectfully to others, but also in a way that is true to themselves and their beliefs.

Ackworth School is located in a beautiful rural setting in Yorkshire, the school offers broad educational opportunities from nursery age to sixth form, for day pupils and boarders.

Ackworth School



West Yorkshire



8am – 6pm

February, Easter, May, Summer, October, Christmas


Performing Arts | Multi-Sports Hall | Table | Tennis Table | Music Hall | Indoor Swimming Pool | Bushcraft |Athletics Field | Cross Country Course | Astro Turf Pitches | Two Squash Courts | Fitness Suite | Five Football Pitches | Early Years Facilities | Cricket Pitch | Four All-Weather Tennis Courts


3-4 yrs


5-7 yrs

Wild Cats

8-11 yrs


12-14 yrs


8-14 yrs


MAY HALF TERM 25th – 29th May

25th - 29th May 2020


Values: Team Spirit and Respect

Overview: Game On – Team Spirit Prepare to be tested mentally and physically. It’s fun but serious fun

Activities: Team building, competition, action, sports,  games, bushcraftt, arts

Camp Xplode Plus: None

Excursions: None

Events and Dates: Bouncy Castle – Friday

SUMMER TERM 6th July – 21st August

20th - 24th July

Coming Soon

27th - 31st July

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3rd - 7th Aug

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10th - 14th Aug

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17th - 21st Aug

Coming Soon


Football Academy

The perfect course for the next Ronaldo or Messi. Children will develop, build on and practice ball control, shooting, tackling and defending skills during a daily one-hour class. At the end of the week, the children have the opportunity to bring all of these skills together in a fun 30-minute match.

Learn To Swim

Treat your child to a daily one-hour confidence-building swimming session with our experienced instructors. The emphasis is learning through fun, swimming games and building confidence in the water. Suitable for beginners and children who want to improve their confidence.

Tennis Academy

Budding players of all levels will enjoy our daily one-hour tennis classes. Experienced coaches work on developing skills to give children a sound basic technique. Lessons include a mix of intensive tuition, interspersed with fun games and challenges.


If your child loves the sound of a dance beat loves to sing their heart out or is a natural on the stage, Starmaker is a perfect choice. For one hour a day, campers can explore many elements of the stage and screen under the expert tuition of our staff culminating in a performance at the end of week revue.

  • Ages: 5 – 11
  • £8 per day/£40 per week
Mini Einsteins

Does your child aspire to be the next Einstein or Professor Brian Cox? You can spend an hour a day making gunge, elephant’s toothpaste, exploding volcanoes and many more fun science experiments to let the imagination run wild.

  • Age: 5-16
  • Price: £10 per day/£60 per week


Choose a camp location, a date and follow the booking instructions on our secure booking system. 

You can book multiple children on each camp if required. 

Alternatively, please call 0113 4830280 to book over the phone.

0113 4830280

Camp Xplode

Unit F,                    Curtis House Business Centre,
Berking Avenue,

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