We offer to our college-bound students the opportunity to participate in educational, yet fun, field trips to large variety of universities in 6th, 7th, and 8th grade. Students pay only a portion of the trips. The remainder is raised with various school-sponsored events.
6th grade: Local universities
This grade level gets the opportunity to visit University of Houston, Rice University, University of Houston-Clear Lake, and others. At these institutions, students tour the campus and attend information sessions to help them get started with planning for their future.
7th grade: San Antonio and Austin
The 7th graders get to visit our state’s capital and capitol on this fun and educational trip. We visit the University of Texas campus and have the opportunity to participate in UT explore. In San Antonio, we visit the Alamo and participate in an exciting scavenger hunt on the river walk. Our trip ends with exhilarating rides at Fiesta Texas.
8th grade: Boston, MAThis grade level has the unique opportunity to visit Boston, MA. In this city, we tour Harvard, MIT, Northeastern University, and Brandeis University. This trip culminates the journey they began in 6thgrade to see themselves as college students. We also walk the Freedom Trail and visit many unique places part of US history.