Friday, April 5,
Be at school by 5:45am. The buses cannot wait for late arrivals.
for the bus ride. Keep in mind that lunch is at 12pm. You are waking up around
5am. That’s a long time without food if you don’t bring a snack.
No glass containers.
Only water: no soda or juice on the bus.
Nothing that will be messy on the bus.
Bring a lunch
(unless ordered from the school) in a separate container from your snacks. Lunch should be enough to fill you up – you
will be walking all day!
No glass containers.
Juice boxes allowed only in lunch boxes –
not on the bus!
Nothing that needs to be heated or is too
messy – picnic foods.
The buses will arrive clean and they will
leave clean. All trash must make its way into garbage bags. Any mess you make
will be a mess you clean.
Please watch the weather forecast and dress
appropriately. We are going to be outside most of the day.
Dressing in layers is usually best
If it’s going to be raining, wear a parka/rain coat or bring an
Wear shoes that are comfortable-
we’ll be on our feet all day.
You can bring MP3 players, portable game
devices (PSPs, Nintendo DS), or other electronics. These items will stay on the
bus and you are responsible for the care and whereabouts of your personal items.
Bring these items at your own risk.
If you bring a portable DVD player, movies
must be rated G or PG.
Games must be rated E
Personal games, music and DVD players must
be attached to headphones.
Personal electronics will be left on the bus
while touring Williamsburg.
Cameras are allowed. No camera/phone combos. Cell phones must remain off for the entirety
of the trip. (May be used to call home if we have a more specific arrival
You may NOT
bring money to purchase souvenirs at the gift shop. We will not stop in the
Stay with your chaperone at all times.
Appropriate behavior is expected both on and off the bus. You are a
representative of our school.
should be here at MEHMS to pick you up at 6pm. Please remember we will have had a long day, so prompt pick-ups are expected. Please have your parents come to the door
of your bus, then we will release you!