Academic Class Trips

Academic Class Trips 2017-18

6th Grade:  Earth Science Trip
Teton Science School- Jackson, WY
April 16th-20th, 2017

Cost: $1375.00

Description:  Teton Science School is located in Jackson Hole, Wyoming in a beautiful and somewhat secluded area within the Yellowstone and Teton National Park. Upon stepping outside of the modern residential lodges, students will be presented with their classroom which is the surrounding 14 million acres of wildlife and wild lands that make up the Yellowstone Geo-ecosystem. Students will perform field research with professional scientist and as part of a program that has been educating student for over 40 years. Students will be applying the Scientific Circle of logic in all aspects of their field research while looking at real world problems such as fire studies, environmental impacts and water ecology. Students will perform real world field studies while learning about earth science and geology; as well as animal observations while exploring to concepts of evolution, predation and land use. Team building and bonding activities will round out this wonderful experience in Jackson, WY. Students will engage in pre-study activities in science class the week leading up to the trips that will help make this week incredibly beneficial to their learning.

*Trip dates are subject to change

7th Grade: Washington D.C.
April 16th-20th, 2017
Cost:  $1775.00 (Double/Triple occupancy)

Description:  Traveling with classmates and lifelong memories are only part of the fun awaiting you on this program.  During this engaging adventure, we will explore major historical landmarks, such as the U.S. Capitol, the Washington Monument, the U.S. Holocaust Museum, and Gettysburg.  We’ll also reflect on the achievements of great Americans at the Jefferson, Lincoln, and FDR Memorials, and honor our nation’s heroes at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial, World War II Memorial, and Arlington National Cemetery and more.  Students will engage in pre-study activities in humanities class the week leading up to the trips that will help make this week incredibly beneficial to their learning.
*Trip dates are subject to change.

8th Grade: Marine Science Trip- Catalina Island (Campus By The Sea)
April 16th-20th, 2017
Cost: $985.00

Description:  Campus by the Sea (CBS) is a non-profit camp sub-leased by Long Beach Marine Institute for the purpose of conducting an outdoor marine science school. Students will experience the wonders of the ocean first hand through multiple snorkeling trips, kayaking, and the like. Students will engage in pre-study activities in science class the week leading up to the trips that will help make this week incredibly beneficial to their learning.
*Trips dates are subject to change

 

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