After fundraising efforts and planning meetings, five Northeast Middle School students traveled with our IB Coordinator, Laurie Lamberty, to the nation's Capitol. They had a very full intinerary during their three day visit; here is a list of the main attractions they visited:
Newseum, Arlington National Cemetary, Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, Kennedy Gravesites, Iwo Jima Memorial, September 11th Pentagon Memorial, Jefferson Memorial, FDR Memorial, World War II Memorial, Washington Monument, Holocaust Museum, Ford's Theater and Museum Tour, The Smithsonian, Lincoln Memorial, Korean War Memorial, Vietnam War Memorial, Mt. Vernon, Capitol Hill, Supreme Court, Library of Congress, National Archives, White House, Kennedy Center, U.S. Air Force Memorial, Eistein Statue, Postal Museum, National Zoo, Union Station, President Lincoln's cottage ... and even more!
If you have a 6th or 7th grader at Northeast who may be interested in the annual Washington, D.C. trip, please plan to attend an informational meeting on Monday, April 4th from 5:30-6:30 in the media center. For more information, please see the flier below.
If you are interested in helping a NEMS student raise money for a future trip to Washington, D.C., please consider ordering plants during our current fundraiser. For more information, please see the flier below.