8th Grade Washington, DC Trip-April 27-30, 2017
Dear Parents of Rising 8th Grade Students,
We are excited to let you know the 8th Grade students will be going to Washington, DC on April 27-30, 2017. We will leave school at approximately 5:30am on Thursday, April 27th and return about 7:30pm on Sunday, April 30, 2017. We will visit the Smithsonian’s, Monuments, War Memorials, Newseum, Capitol, Supreme Court, Library of Congress, Union Station, Arlington Cemetery, Holocaust Museum/Memorial, participate in a wreath laying ceremony at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier and much more.
Trip Dates: April 27-30, 2017
Trip Fee: $450 for each student and chaperone.
Transportation: Rose Charters
Accommodations: Hampton Inn & Suites near Ft. Belvoir/Mt. Vernon
Meals: Magill’s, Mitsitam (American Indian Museum), Homemades By Suzanne and various food courts & buffet restaurants
Deposit Due Dates:
Commitment Deposit: $150.00 due no later than October 3, 2016. Please turn in Commitment Form (link at the bottom of this page) along with the first deposit.
Second Deposit: $150.00 due no later than November 28, 2016.
Final Payment: $150.00 due no later than February 3, 2017.
Preferred method of payment is online. Checks will also be accepted. Please make them payable to Lakeshore Middle School.
And yes, we need chaperones to accompany the students. There will be one chaperone per 3-4 students. If you are interested, please contact Lisa VanBuhler lisavb@roadrunner.
Please let me know if you have any questions!
Remember to mark your calendars now for the 2017 Washington, DC trip!!