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LaMuth 7th Grade Chicago Trip Information

The cost of the trip will be $520 and it includes all expenses (hotel, bussing, meals, taxes, tips, guides, and admissions) except spending money for souvenirs. The trip needs to be paid in full by registration day - March 15, 2018. All payments are made directly to the tour company, Discovery Tours, and can be paid in 2 installments or all at once. Please do not send money to the school. The payment schedule and account information will be posted on LaMuth’s website. You must create an account with Discovery Tours before submitting payment. Refunds can be issued before March 9thst No refunds can be issued after March 10th (this also includes due to behavior consequences). There will be an optional insurance policy that you may consider.

Registration forms (permission slips, health forms, and finalized itineraries) will be given out as we get closer to our departure.

Our students will stay at The Doubletree Hotel, in Oak Brook, Illinois with security guards on duty after lights out. Four students will assigned to a room, and each student is guaranteed to be with at least one friend. All reasonable efforts will be made to ensure that your child’s roommate requests are met. It’s never too early to start thinking about roommates.

Some of our trip highlights will include: The Museum of Science and Industry, The John Hancock Observatory (Formerly known as the Sears Tower), Navy Pier, Medieval Times Dinner Show, Millennium Park, Shoreline Architecture Cruise, Authentic Deep Dish Chicago Pizza, and the John G. Shedd Aquarium.

Participation on the 7th Grade trip is a privilege offered to all students at LaMuth. However, to qualify for the trip you must display good citizenship throughout the year. If a student accumulates four or more after school detentions or two or more Saturday Academies, in-school suspensions, or out-of-school suspensions in any combination throughout the 2017-2018 school year, prior to the trip, s/he will no longer be eligible to participate in the 7th grade trip. Any infraction resulting in a three day or greater out of school suspension will preclude the student from participating. Any monies paid will not be reimbursed if infractions occur after set refund date.

Start making your plans now and saving money! In the meantime, if you have any questions, please feel free to contact me.


Mr. Breech at

440-354-4394 xt. 7124 or e-mail me at