FIELD TRIPS
The School Committee recognizes that firsthand learning experiences provided by field trips are a most effective and worthwhile means of learning. It is the desire of the Committee to encourage field trips as part of and directly related to the total school program and curriculum.

Specific guidelines and appropriate administrative procedures shall be developed to screen, approve, and evaluate trips and to ensure that all reasonable steps are taken for the safety of the participants.

These guidelines and appropriate administrative procedures shall ensure that all field trips have the approval of the Principal and that all overnight trips have the prior approval of the Leicester School Committee.

CROSS REF.: JJH, Policy Relating to Field Trips Involving Late Night or Overnight Travel
SOURCE: MASC

ADOPTED: October 14, 2014