•  2020 8th Grade Washington DC Trip

     
     
    Dates: Tuesday, February 25 - Friday, February 28, 2020
    Cost: $600
     
     
    Trip Highlights
      • Arlington National Cemetery, Changing of the Guard
      • US Capitol Building
      • Smithsonian's Natural History Museum
      • Smithsonian's American History Museum
      • Ford's Theater
      • The Library of Congress
      • National Museum of African American History
      • Holocaust Museum
      • The Pentagon and 9/11 Memorial
      • George Washington's Mount Vernon Home
      • Jefferson and Lincoln Memorials
      • Roosevelt and King Memorials
      • WWII, Vietnam, Korean War Memorials

     
    Click on the above like to access the 2020 Washington DC trip intent form. This form should be signed and returned to your child's homeroom teacher during the first week of school.

    2020 Formulario de intencion de viaje a Washington DC

    Click arriba para tener acceso al 2020 Formulario de intención  de viaje a Washington DC. Este formulario deberá ser firmado y devuelto al professor del aula de su hijo. 


    Payment Dates

    You can pay online, with checks made out to CCGMS, or with cash.
    September 16, 2019 - $100 Nonrefundable Deposit
    October 14, 2019 - $125
    November 12, 2019 - $125
    December 16, 2019 - $125 
    January 13, 2020 - Final $125

    Scholarship Information
     
    If you are in need of financial assistance, please complete this scholarship interest form. Upon receiving this form, your student will be given information regarding fundraisers and the scholarship application. If you have questions regarding scholarships, please contact
    Mrs. Megan Gomiz (megan.gomiz@cabarrus.k12.nc.us) or Mr. Chris Cline (christopher.cline@cabarrus.k12.nc.us). 
       
    Please keep in mind that there are limited funds. In years past, we have typically only been able to assist students with up to $250 of assistance. Scholarships are not guaranteed. We will be in contact with you after you have filled out the above form.
     

    Fundraising Opportunities

     
     
    The students will be able to participate in multiple fundraising opportunities between September and December. Students will be able to use the money raised while fundraising to help offset the cost of the trip. Information and specific dates will be sent home with students and it is their responsibility to share the information with parents.
     
    September - Attractions Coupon Books
    October - Glow Candles
    November - Popcornopolis
    November/December - Pampered Chef
    December - School Spirit Coffee

    Eligibility Requirements
    1. A student must not have been placed in Out of School Suspension (OSS).
    2. A student must have no more than one placement in In School Suspension (ISS).
    3. A student may not have more than three referrals resulting in time spent in the Responsibility Room (RR), After School Detention (ASD), or lunch detention, as assigned by an administrator (three referrals do not disqualify a student, four referrals do).

    The school's administration has the final decision regarding the eligibility of any student.

    The eligibility requirements will become effective on September 16, 2019 and will run until the day of the trip.