• Green Industries


      Open to ALL Ontario High School Students!

      Come to a place where imaginations soar, roller coasters rock, and dreams really do come true. Escape Canada’s cold winter and enjoy the ultimate experience in the Sunshine State, giving you the opportunity to learn about safe and healthy working practices in this fabulous, ultra-fantastic celebration of all things Disney! Over 42,000 acres of over-the-top theme parks featuring more rides, attractions, and shows than you could ever dream of will give students the chance to explore the many different career opportunities in the industry at the “Most Magical Place on Earth”! See what’s budding at the Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival with breathtaking garden spaces and wildlife habitats, inspirational exhibits, seminars, and how-to demonstrations.
      Through visits to varied agricultural operations in Central Florida, you will gain invaluable experience in a variety of areas, including Aquaculture, Entomology, Landscape Design, and Plant Science. The grounds of Disney and these agricultural centers will transform your classroom into a learning laboratory and provide experiential and educational adventures. Spark your creativity as you learn alongside Horticulture experts, cultivate your talents, build on your knowledge, and explore your own abilities.

      * Students may wish to register for the Cooperative Education component of the Green Industries program in Orlando.  They must have successfully completed a credit in Grade 11 or Grade 12 Green Industries to be eligible for this Co-op course.

    • Trip Highlights


      • Magic Kingdom
      • International Flower Festival – Epcot
      • Animal Kingdom
      • Hollywood Studios
      • Disney “YES” program
      • Behind the Scenes Tour
      • Central Florida Agricultural Operations
      • Fireworks
    • Courses


      *Sponsored by the District School Board of Niagara

      Green Industries, Grade 11, University/College Preparation (THJ3M)
      Prerequisite: none
      Green Industries, Grade 11, Cooperative Education (THJ3M7)
      Prerequisite: none
      Green Industries, Grade 12, University/College Preparation (THJ4M)
      Prerequisite: Grade 11 Green Industries, University/College
      Green Industries, Grade 12, Cooperative Education (THJ4M7)
      Prerequisite: Grade 11 Green Industries, University/College

      Attention: Please submit a copy of your student’s passport before the orientation.

      Instructional Timelines


      Mandatory Face-to-Face Orientation: Saturday, February 24 (parents and students are to attend)

      Pre-Trip Online Assignment Due Dates – Saturday, March 3 and Saturday, March 10 
      Students will be required to participate in online learning and submit online assignments on Saturday, March 3, and Saturday, March 10. Assessment will be ongoing throughout the pre-trip online assignments. 

      Travel Dates: Saturday, March 10 to Saturday, March 17, 2018

      Post-trip online: Saturday, April 7, 2018 

    • Program Fees


      $2490

      Registration opens on October 1st, 2017 – Early bird discount of $100 available until December 15th, 2017

      * $1500 deposit is needed to secure your spot at the time of registration

      * $990 final deposit is due February 1, 2018

      Private bed supplemental add $400
      Deluxe medical and cancellation insurance (mandatory) add $129

      Please note: It is EduTravel and school board policy that all students travelling on extended trips have both cancellation and medical insurance in place. A specialized student insurance protection plan will be automatically added to the cost of the program fee upon registration. Please know there is an option to opt out of the insurance policy by filling and returning in the “Insurance Opt-Out Form” along with proof of valid insurance coverage from another source. 

      Visa Students may be required to pay an additional fee. Please contact the EduTravel office.

      Fees Include:

      • Airfare and land transportation
      • Accommodations
      • All meals (except for lunch on pre-trip days)
      • All admissions to both course specific sights and recreational group activities
      • Course materials
      • All applicable taxes
      • All gratuities

      Fees Do Not Include:

      • Cancellation and Medical Insurance
      • Discretionary spending money
    Program Details (Click below)

     

    All Ontario Students

    *Sponsored by the District School Board of Niagara

    Mandatory Orientation: Saturday February 24
    This is a mandatory session for parents and students. Full attendance is required. 
    Location: TBA
    Pre-Trip Online Dates: 
    Saturday, March 3 to Saturday March 10
    Travel Dates: Saturday, March 10 to Saturday, March 17, 2018
    Post-Trip Online Dates: Saturday, April 7, 2018
    Registration Deadline: Thursday, February 1, 2018

    Attention: Please submit a copy of your student’s passport before the orientation date.

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