Eighth Grade Trip
In accordance with our charter we must offer an 8th grade trip that is STEM related, the trip is tentatively scheduled for April 29th – May 2nd 2020. We are planning on going to the Dallas Texas area. We will be trying to include visits to the following: Sci-Tech Discovery Center, National Video Game Museum, Perot Museum, Frontiers of Flight as well as a day at Six Flags over Texas for their Engineering Day.
To make a payment for the 8th grade trip click HERE.
Commitment Forms are due by November 8, 2019
This trip has been designed to help give our students real world STEM experiences. We will be traveling to Dallas, TX at the end of April and will be learning and having fun. In order for your student to participate you will need to return the commitment form with a $100 deposit by November 8th. The total cost of the trip will be $850 per student and each family will be obligated to pay this amount. This cost will include transportation, hotel (includes breakfast), entrance fees, and dinner. Students will be required to pay for lunches and have spending money with them. We encourage families to work with their students to find opportunities at home and in your community to work to raise the money to cover the costs. If you are unable to pay this cost please talk to Mr. Nix and we can work out a plan. We will also be looking for chaperones so if you would be interested please indicate on the travel form. Chaperones will be required to pay their own way.
Students will be required and expected to be responsible and obey all school rules and listen to the chaperones while we are gone. This trip is open to all 8th grade students but is not required. We will have fun activities and local excursions for students that decide not to attend this trip.