Washing D.C. Information

STA D.C. Information


Dear Parents and Students:
Welcome to our Washington DC informational page. This is NOT a school function and is not connected to our school in any shape or form.

It is mandatory for students registered for the trip to attend all meetings to prepare for their adventure to Washington DC.  We will be covering safety, behavior and expectations while in DC.  Meetings will begin promptly at 7:00a.m.  Advance notice of these meetings will help you to plan around medical appointments, band lessons, etc. for your child to attend the meetings. Parents you are only required to attend the final meeting in June. If you have any questions or conflicts please contact us via e-mail: Mr. Lindquist and Mr. Roseen here.


new Book your trip online here.
Enter Valley Middle School and your trip number to register for our tour.
Tour Trip Number: A216
(2023 Tour)

  FYI Parents:

Every student will be required to have a watch. Students typically take 100-125 pictures. We recommend disposable cameras labeled with their name.

  Spending Money:
Recommended Amount: $100-$125.
Students will spend the amount you give them
or have earned for their trip.
  Contact information:

We can be reached at (952)431-8300
Mr. Lindquist
Mr. Roseen

Washington D.C. in 2023


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Trip Dates are June 15-18, 2023

Cost: $ 1,754.00 base cost
$ 1,963 with the payment protection plan (PPP)
Important Timelines:

Final payment is due to
School Tours of America
by April 6th 2023.

Mandatory Meeting Dates and Times:
-----Student Meetings-----
April 13th, 2023 7:15am
May 11th, 2023 7:15am
May 25th, 2023 7:15am

-----Parent/Student Meeting-----
June 5th, 2023 6:00pm-7:30pm

School Tours of America FAQs

Informal Meeting for Parents with Students Interested!

Time & Date: 6:00 pm Tuesday
September 27th, 2022

Location: Cafeteria at VMSS

We will be having an informational meeting for
those students interested in our trip to D.C.
We ask that students are accompanied by
one of their parents/guardians and parents are
asked to sit with their student.

PDF of PowerPoint Presentation

Travel to DC