Throughout each course, students benefit from a half day trip every Wednesday afternoon, and a full day trip every weekend (typically Saturday). The location is chosen based on its journey time from Concord, its interest to students and its safety.
Places previously visited include:
|Alton Towers *||Bath||Birmingham *|
|Liverpool *||Manchester **||Nottingham|
|Oxford **||Shrewsbury *||Telford|
|* Planned for 2021||** Planned optional (£) for 2021|
Previous optional excursion at an additional cost:
|Warner Brothers Harry Potter Studio +£65||Theatre Trip +£35||Other City Trips +£10-£30|
All students will:
- Be supervised on the coach journey to the venue
- Have contact details of the trip leader and accompanying staff
- Have a map of the place being visited
- Be shown where the meeting point is where a member of staff will be located throughout the duration of the trip
- Have a card with contact details to show a retail/shop assistant, police etc if they need help
Supervision for students Age 10-12
- Supervised for all excursions by a teacher
- Ratio of 1 teacher:6 students
Supervision for students Age 13+
- Students are unsupervised* for all excursions
Unsupervised students will be required to check in at the meeting point at designated times throughout the trip and must remain in a minimum student group size of 4.
The Course Director will make the final decision regarding supervision.
*A supervision requirement form will be issued prior to arrival for all students aged 13+ so that parents/guardians can decide if they wish their son/daughter to be supervised (with a group of students and teachers) or unsupervised (with a group of friends but no teacher).