We are very pleased and excited to provide you with a list of student travel options for the 2016-17 school year.  These trips will meet the travel component for students enrolled in the Global Scholars Program. Trips marked as such will also satisfy the service component.  However, the trips are open to ANY student unless noted otherwise.  Note: Trips will run if minimum student enrollment requirements are met.

November

Berlin Model UN Conference
Departing 11/13 evening returning 11/20:
Includes cultural excursions and 4-day conference in Berlin.
Estimated Cost:  $2600
Open to 10th, 11th, and 12th grade student members of the LS Model UN Club.
Contact:  jk_park@lsrhs.net
This trip has been canceled.

February School Vacation

Dominican Republic
Feb Vacation Travel Dates
Service Trip
Estimated cost:  TBD
Open to all interested students
Contact:  susan_frommer@lsrhs.net or danielle_weisse@lsrhs.net

East Africa:  Rwanda and Tanzania
Departing 2/15 returning 2/28
Includes Serengeti, Kilimanjaro, Genocide Memorials
Estimated cost:  $5000
Open to all interested students
Contact:  caroline_han@lsrhs.net or shawn_lingley@lsrhs.net

Habitat for Humanity
February Vacation Travel Dates
Baltimore, Maryland
Estimated cost:  $600
Must be 16 at time of travel
Contact:  susan_frommer@lsrhs.net

April School Vacation

French Language and Culture Trip
April Travel Vacation Dates
Travel site TBD
Estimated Cost:  TBD
Open to students enrolled in LS French language program
Contact:  julia_keith@lsrths.net

Katrina Project
April Vacation Travel Dates
New Orleans, Louisiana
Estimated Cost: $750
Open to all interested students
Contact: lynne_hunter@lsrhs.net

Austria, Czech and Poland Travel and Exchange
Departing evening 4/13 returning 4/23
Vienna, Prague, and Krakow
Cultural student exchange and homestay with Krakow High School
Estimated cost: $3000
Open to all students, requires providing reciprocal student homestay Fall 2016.
Contact:  bella_wong@lsrhs.net
Enrollment link: www.eftours.com/1850420TU

Japan
April Vacation Travel Dates
Kyoto, Hiroshima, Tokyo
Estimated cost:  $3400
Open to all interested students
Contact:  tom_danko@lsrhs.net

June and Summer 2017

German Language and Cultural Exchange
Three weeks starting after final exams
Homestay in Vilshofen and travel to Berlin; requires hosting a German student Fall 2016.
Estimated Cost: $2400
Open to students enrolled in the LS German language program
Contact:  joan_campbell@lsrhs.net or sarah_fetterhoff@lsrhs.net

Blackfeet Native American Reservation
Early summer travel dates TBD
Week visit to reservation located in Montana
Estimated cost:  $2500
Open to all interested students
Contact:  ponah_gillespie@lsrhs.net

ALBA Berlin Basketball Exchange
Departing evening of 6/23 returning 7/2
Travel to Munich followed by homestay in Berlin
Estimated Cost:
Open to students interested in basketball and requires providing a reciprocal homestay Fall 2016.
Contact:  peter_elenbass@lsrhs.net

Global Student Summit: Sustainable Agriculture in Turin, Italy
Departure 7/6 returning 7/16
Includes travel to cities in Italy, Croatia and Slovakia
Estimated Cost:  $5130 ($4130* pending grant funding)
Open to all interested students
Contact: bella_wong@lsrhs.net
Enrollment link: www.eftours.com/1850310CR

Greek Island Biodiversity Research Trip
Departing 7/13 returning 7/26
One week on land, one week on water
Estimated Cost:  $3000-$3500
Open to all interested students
Contact:  christopher_collins@lsrhs.net or nicole_digenis@lsrhs.net
Informational meeting:  4/11/16 at 6 pm in Lecture Hall

Through the generosity of the LSPO and Sudbury Foundation there are limited funds available for financial assistance.  An application can be turned in to the Superintendent’s Office and can be found at: https://www.lsrhs.net/sites/athletics/financial-waiver-application/