6th Grade Field Trip Program - The Lancaster Science Factory

Attention 6th Grade Group Leaders

Through the generous support of our donors, we are able to cover the admission costs of 6th grade classes in Lancaster County visiting the Lancaster Science Factory.  Below is a brief outline of the program and explains how your 6th grade class may participate!

WHO QUALIFIES: Every 6th grade class in Lancaster County including public and private schools, and homeschoolers.

WHERE: The grant covers 6th grade class visits to the Lancaster Science Factory, 454 New Holland Avenue, Lancaster, PA

COST: (1) Admission for 6th grade students, visiting as a class, will be paid by the Lancaster Science Factory. Teachers and chaperones are free, as a part of the normal admission policy of the Lancaster Science Factory. Our discounted group rate will apply to students in the group, other than those in 6th grade. Individual 6th grade students, not visiting with a class, will be charged the standard admission fee of $10.95. (2) The scheduling and cost of transportation to the Science Factory is the responsibility of the visiting class. No funding for transportation will be provided as part of this program.

TEACHERS AND CHAPERONES: One chaperone/teacher is required for every five students.

WHEN: This program is offered in perpetuity as long as funding is available.

ENROLLMENT: Any 6th grade class in Lancaster County is eligible to enroll. Please complete a Group Reservation Request Form.  You must make a reservation in order to take advantage of the free admission.

CLASS VISIT ACTIVITY GUIDES: Class visit activity guides can be found on our website. You can also view how our exhibits meet the PA Academic Standards.

QUESTIONS/CONTACT: Please contact Kyle Walsh at 717-509-6363 x104  or kwalsh@tlsf.org with questions or to book your trip today!

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