The School usually meets every second Sunday during term time in an easily accessible location in Cambridge. We are currently using the facilities at St Faiths School, Cambridge.
We welcome all children from the age of two and older where at least one of the child’s parents is a Swedish citizen and the child speaks Swedish at home daily.
Children who speak Swedish but whose parents do not have Swedish citizenship are welcome, subject to there being space available.
Swedish School Cambridge Ltd is a not for profit company limited by guarantee, registered in England and Wales No. 09907901
The students are put into classes according to their age and ability.
The parents remain with our youngest students as they sing, play and do crafts.
The middle group have their lessons outside exploring the grounds and playing.
The oldest students study in a more formal school environment. Read, write, count, explore Swedish culture and geography and history. The children also receive homework to complete between lessons.
To provide fun learning environment which supports children with their Swedish language skills outside of the home environment, the opportunity to learn with a group of their peers and teaches them about Swedish culture
From Our Principal
” It is important for children to have a place to use and have fun with Swedish. “
– Johan Raubal
Our Upcoming Events
Start of 2021/22 School Year
We welcome the children back to school for the new school year. Sadly this is still online in accordance with government guidance.
The AGM will also take place online.
Come and celebrate Lucia with us
Enjoy glögg and pepparkakor, take part in our first ever virtual Lucia procession. There will be quizzes and games and fun for all the family.
Lessons followed by a dance around the Christmas Tree singing about little frogs!
Shortened lesson time followed by singing around the Christmas Tree as it is packed away until next time
Enjoy the bonfire, sausages and games to celebrate Valborg
Gather around the bonfire and cook sausages on sticks in the fire. Take part in games and a treasure hunt
Our annual school trip! Where will it be this year?
All the families of the school join together for a trip to a local attraction for the day
Picnic, games and dancing around the midsummer pole
Bring a picnic and something to share, play games and dance around the pole to celebrate midsummer
The school is a not for profit organisation so we rely on parents to volunteer to ensure the school runs smoothly.
Our teachers are native Swedish speakers and their children attend our classes as well. All our teachers are DBS checked.
We are always excited to welcome new families!
We are happy to be able to meet again in person. We are continuing with a hybrid approach to lessons particularly for the older children. Contact us for more information.
The older children are continuing to meet online with their teacher. The school is monitoring government guidance and will be returning to the classroom when appropriate so keep checking back for further updates.
Due to the Covid-19 outbreak, Svenska Skolan is closed until further notice. Keep checking here for further updates. Keep safe!
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Location: Svenska Skolan Cambridge
School Hours: Sundays 10.00 - 12.00