•  2023 8th Grade Washington DC Trip


    Be sure to list your child's math teacher with your payment.
    Dates:  March 22-24, 2023
    Cost:  $540 per student:  this price includes transportation, lodging, all attractions, ALL meals, and $50 driver gratuity for their services.
    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 blue text above to access the 2023 Washington DC trip intent form. This form should be signed and returned to your child's homeroom teacher by September 9th.  All students particpating must submit a form.


    Payment Dates

    You can pay online, with checks made out to CCGMS, or with cash.
    September 30, 2022 - $100 Nonrefundable Deposit
    October 27, 2022 - $150
    December 2, 2022 - $150
    January 13, 2023 - Final $140

    Scholarship Information
    The scholarship application deadline has passed.  Students will be selected by October 3rd and Mrs. Cline will be contacting families. 
    Please keep in mind that there are limited funds.  Scholarships are not guaranteed. 

    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.
    October - Attractions Coupon Books
    November - Glow Candles
    December (tentative - Popcornopolis

    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 30, 2022 and will run until the day of the trip.