Home / 9th Grade Trip

 

WHO
Ninth graders

CHAPERONES
Katie Redding
Tim Smith
Tess Kahn

WHEN
Monday-Friday, April 3-7, 2017

TRANSPORTATION
LTS bus to and from the Albany–Rensselaer Amtrak station
DC Metro

ACCOMODATIONS
Embassy Suites Hotel
1900 Diagonal Rd., Alexandria VA

COST
$600

PAYMENT SCHEDULE
Payment may be made in full or in installments.  There is a $50 deposit due on October 1 for those who wish to participate.

FUNDRAISING EVENTS
The Barn Restaurant dinner

WHAT TO PACK

ITINERARY

MONDAY

Bus/train – Students arrive at LTS at 5:45 am, load/leave by 6:00 am. Bus to AMTRAK Train station in Rensselaer/Albany, NY.  Train schedule: 8:20 am train #236 to Penn Station in NYC, depart 11:35 am on train #125 to DC, arrive 4:14 pm.  *students pack bag lunch/snacks/beverage

Meals: Bring your own breakfast and lunch to eat on the train, dinner at Theissman’s at 5:30 pm

Monuments at night

TUESDAY

Highlights: Arlington National Cemetery, Smithsonian Museums (American History, Natural History)

Meals: hotel breakfast, lunch Ronald Reagan Food Court, dinner at Old Glory in Georgetown at 6 pm

WEDNESDAY

Highlights: Life on the National Mall. Museums and monuments galore. National Zoo in the afternoon

Meals: breakfast at hotel, lunch at Ronald Reagan Food Court, dinner: pizza and wings pool party at the hotel

THURSDAY 

Highlights: Holocaust Museum , National Mall, White House

Meals: breakfast at hotel, lunch  w/ group at Ronald Reagan Food Court . Dinner at the Hard Rock Cafe at 6:30 pm

FRIDAY

Depart DC on train #86 at 7:52 am, depart Penn Station in NYC on train #283 at 1:20 pm, approximate arrival time in Rensselaer/Albany, NY 3:45 pm.  Students arrive back to school at 5:30 pm, parent pick-up time 5:30 pm

Meals: breakfast at hotel, Subway lunch on train

 

 

 

 

Share This