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 trip number and departure date to register
for our tour.
Tour Trip Number: A649
Departure Date: 06/13/2024

  FYI Parents:

Every student will be required to have a watch. Students typically take 100-125 pictures.

  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)431-8310
Mr. Lindquist
Mr. Roseen

Washington D.C. in 2024


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Trip Dates are June 13-16, 2024

Cost: $ 1,842.00 base cost
$ 2,101.00 with the payment protection plan (PPP)
Important Timelines:

Final payment is due to
School Tours of America
by April 4th 2024.

Mandatory Meeting Dates and Times:
-----Student Meetings-----
April 11th, 2024 7:15am
May 9th, 2024 7:15am
May 23rd, 2024 7:15am

-----Parent/Student Meeting-----
June 3rd, 2024 6:00pm-7:30pm

School Tours of America FAQs

Informal Meeting for Parents with Students Interested!

Time & Date: 6:00 pm Tuesday
September 26th, 2023

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 Presentation

Medical Release Form


A copy of the medical release form can be downloaded here if you need an extra copy.

If you sent your form into School Tours of America (STA) don't worry, they will send us any forms they receive. Medical Release forms can be turned in to us at the morning meetings.

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