All students in the Upper School are able to choose from up to 6 travel opportunities in a school year. Trips occur during spring break or summer and can last from a week to 21 days. Travel abroad has many benefits. Students can learn about another culture, address a global issue, or improve a world language.
Most important, students grow personally by learning to be
- more self-confident
- understanding of cultural habits and values
- aware of cultural similarities and differences
- empathetic toward other people and the issues they face
- servants in a community