• The New Yorker: Arts & Entertainment of New York City

      Open to ALL Ontario High School Students!

      New York City

      Explore the multitude of arts, events, and attractions that embody New York City! Experience the personal, social, and cultural elements of the arts in the Big Apple.

      Keep your eye out for the next Ella Fitzgerald or Michael Jackson while attending Amateur Night at the legendary Apollo Theater! Dance the night away with a live performance at the Cotton Club where legendary jazz musician Tom Jones tuned up with the house band.

      Dive into the artistic paradise of all five boroughs. Gaze upon the artistic masterpieces of Van Gogh, Dali and Picasso at the Museum of Modern Art, and see the artistic wonders from across the globe at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Let your dreams of Hollywood come to life through an experiential workshop for film and television at the Museum of Moving Image in Queens.

      End your New York experience under the bright lights of Broadway! See the highest level of theatrical brilliance at one of Broadway’s 40 professional theaters.

      Live a week as a true New Yorker on your March Break excursion you’ll never forget!

      Trip Highlights

      • Apollo Theater
      • Central Park
      • Greenwich Village & Soho
      • Brooklyn Bridge
      • Museum of Modern Art
      • Museum of Moving Image
      • Cotton Club
      • Broadway Show

    • Courses

      *Credit granted by the District School Board of Niagara

      • Interdisciplinary Studies, Grade 11, Open (IDC3O)
        Prerequisites: None
      • Interdisciplinary Studies, Grade 12, University Preparation (IDC4U)
        Prerequisites:  Any university or university/Studies college preparation course
      Note: For students planning on attending University or College in September of 2019, your IDC4U credit WILL be available for your April University or College application.

    • Mandatory Program Dates

      *Credit granted by the District School Board of Niagara

      February 9, 2019: Online Access
      Students will receive an e-mail providing them with information on how to access the online learning platform and begin working on their pre-trip assignments. The pre-trip assignments are due during the first pre-trip class.

      February 23, 2019: Pre-Trip Face-to Face Class
      Students are required to attend the pre-trip class. They will submit the  pre-trip assignments, participate in all activities and complete all course tasks and assignments that are due by the end of the first class.

      March 2 and March 9, 2019: Pre-Trip Online Classes
      Students are required to individually complete and submit pre-trip assignments prior to departure.  Teachers will be available to answer any questions during designated hours.

      March 10 to March 16, 2019: Travel Days
      Students are required to complete assignments as they visit sites and participate in the activities during the travel days.  Students are also required to collect information for their summative assignment throughout the trip. The summative assignments are due during the post-trip online classes.

      March 30, 2019: Post-Trip Online Class
      Students are required to complete and submit their summative assignment online. Teachers will be available to answer any questions during designated hours.

    • Program Fees

      Program Cost: $1990.00 (Quad occupancy; four students in a room; two students to a bed).

      Optional Private Bed Supplement add $500.00 (student receives their own private bed; this is NOT a private room).

      Deluxe medical and cancellation insurance (mandatory) add $145.00.

      Registration Deadline – February 1st 2019

      Please note: It is EduTravel and the school board policy that all students travelling on extended trips have both cancellation and medical insurance in place. A specialized students 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 completing and returning 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 for more information.

      Fees Include:

      • Transportation by luxury highway motor coach (W/C, DVD, A/C)
      • Quad accommodations (four students to a room; two students to a bed)
      • Daily breakfast and dinner
      • All admissions to both course specific sights and recreational group activities
      • Course materials
      • Overnight security
      • All applicable taxes
      • All gratuities

      Fees Do Not Include:

      • Lunches
      • Trip Cancellation Insurance
      • Out of Country Health Insurance
      • Discretionary spending money
    Program Details

    All Ontario Students

    *Credit granted by the District School Board of Niagara

    Registration Deadline – February 1st 2019

    Orientation & First Class: Saturday, February 23, 2019
    Time: TBA
    Pre-Trip Online Classes: Saturday, March 2, and Saturday, March 9, 2019
    Travel Dates:  Sunday, March 10 to Saturday, March 16, 2019
    Post-Trip Online Classes: Saturday, March 30, 2019

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