Welcome to the website for the South Middle School Grade 8 Washington, D.C. Trip!  The tabs on the left will lead you to all of the important information and forms you will need to prepare for the trip.

Recent Announcements

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  • Registration and Fundraising Registration for the 2020 Trip is now live!If you were unable to attend the informational meeting on 6/11, please go to the Trip Overview tab for the information that was shared.If you would like to get involved with fundraising to lower the cost of the trip for all students, please go to the Fundraising tab and fill out the contact information form.If you would like to register your student for the trip (the sooner you register, the lower your payments), please go to the Registration tab.If you have further questions after reviewing these materials, please do not hesitate to reach out to Mr. Puglisi or Ms. Proulx!
    Posted Jun 12, 2019, 5:30 AM by Michael Puglisi
  • Welcome! Welcome to the home of the South Middle School Grade 8 Washington, D.C. Trip.  We are pleased to announce that the 2020 trip was officially approved by school committee!  The trip will be from Wednesday, March 18 through Saturday, March 21.There will be an informational meeting for all South seventh grade students and parents interested in registering for next year's trip.  The meeting will be held in the South auditorium at next Tuesday, June 11, at 6:00.  We hope to see you there.If you found your way here from East, not to worry!  The trips will be running separately from now on.  The East trip will run in May 2020 and more information will be ...
    Posted Jun 6, 2019, 2:17 PM by Michael Puglisi
  • Getting Ready for the Big Day! Final itinerary, room, bus, and chaperone assignments have been posted on the Pre-Departure Meeting page.  Note that you'll need your child's @braintreeschools.org login to access the information.   If you missed the pre-departure meeting, please find your chaperone and check in with them if you haven't already.  They have sweet EF swag to give you!Here are my last two reminders for next Thursday:1) Be at your school no later than 5:45 a.m. on Thursday morning.  We leave at 6:00!2) BRING A LUNCH so you don't starve on the bus ride down.  I'm not sharing my bus ride Swedish Fish.Join the Remind (@btreedc19) and follow us on ...
    Posted Mar 15, 2019, 9:00 AM by Michael Puglisi
  • Medical Forms Medical Forms for the trip are now available in schools and under the "Medical Form" tab to the left.  All Medical Forms are due no later than Friday, January 18.It is incredibly important that this information is accurate and returned to Ms. Leader, Ms. Proulx, or Mr. Puglisi as soon as possible so that school nurses can begin reviewing information and preparing for the trip.  Please let us know if you have any questions.Thank you!
    Posted Jan 7, 2019, 5:33 AM by Michael Puglisi
  • Roommate Requests All roommate requests are due by TOMORROW!  Right now, about half of the students at each school have completed them.  If you have not turned in a request by tomorrow night, we will be choosing roommates for you!  Go to the roommate tab to the left to find the directions for filling out the roommate request.
    Posted Dec 13, 2018, 8:59 AM by Michael Puglisi
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Keep In Touch!

Join the D.C. Trip Remind for important announcements and deadlines by downloading the Remind app (search for "South DC 2020") or by following the directions below:


You can also follow the trip Instagram page (@southdctrip) for reminders and to follow our adventures!