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Adventure with Barrett

The Barrett Explores program offers honors students the opportunity to travel to major American cities, destinations in Arizona, and to National Parks.

Barrett explores

Traveling is one of the best ways to develop an understanding of diverse places, people and cultures. Through travel, students learn self-sufficiency, tolerance, independence and resourcefulness. Barrett alumni report that traveling was among their most important, meaningful, and memorable educational experiences.The Barrett Explores program offers honors students the opportunity to travel to major American cities, throughout Arizona, and to national parks. Each trip is specially designed to include educational, cultural and networking experiences.

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Barrett trips

Check out the trips offered by Barrett and click for details.


Arizona

Barrett Explores: Arizona showcases the beauty found within the Grand Canyon state and gives students the opportunity to learn about and visit nearby attractions. Barrett students can explore unique parts of Arizona through this program while making new friends, learning about Arizona ecosystems, and seeing different parts of the vast Arizona landscape. There are two Barrett Explores Arizona trips each academic year.


National Parks

The Barrett Explores: National Parks program allows students to explore the diverse landscapes and rich ecosystems that are preserved and protected in our national parks system. Barrett students can explore different national parks through this program while making new friends, learning about different national park ecosystems, and seeing different parts of the country. There are two Barrett Explores: National Parks trips each academic year; they take place over Fall Break and Spring Break.


Great American Cities

The Barrett Explores: Great American Cities program encourages students to explore the cultural, historical and artistic aspects of some of the finest cities in the United States. Barrett students can explore different Great American Cities through this program while making new friends, learning about different cities, and seeing what makes each city unique and beautiful. There are two to three Barrett Explores: Great American Cities trips each academic year; they take place over Fall Break, Spring Break, and summer if a third trip is offered.


Class Connections

Class Connections brings students from each graduating class together to get to know each other while visiting fun and interesting destinations. Each trip will be open to students within the corresponding class first and, if space is available after the designated registration period, any Barrett student may sign up to participate.

 

  1. First Year students: Sedona
  2. Second Year students: Disneyland
  3. Third Year students: Ski trip
  4. Fourth Year students: Costa Rica

Check out some of the spots Barrett has been!

 

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