HS Prague

Description of Program:

Students selected to participate in this program are expected to commit to the following:

  • Attend a series of 3-4 after-school seminars (generally about 2 hours long each), developed to prepare the student with an understanding of key aspects of the historical and cultural contexts for the sites we will visit. Central to the context will be events tied to the Holocaust and to the fall of the Berlin Wall.
  • Complete related reading and written assignments prior to travel in April.
  • Develop a summative assessment project with the assistance of the participating members of the Weston High School faculty and complete the project within two weeks after our return.


Eligibility: This trip runs roughly every  year and is open to all HS students. 

2017 Dates: April Vacation

Max students : 12/Chaperone ratio 6:1

Travel Company: None

Estimated Cost: $ 3,500 

Other key information: Cities include Amsterdam, Prague, and Berlin.

Enrollment: Students must complete the application, which includes one essay and one teacher recommendation.

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