Category Archives: Field Trips

Weedon Island Field Trip

Ms. Christina and the 7th/8th graders enjoyed an educational field trip to Weedon Island Preserve, a 3,000+ acre natural area located in North St. Petersburg. This coastal system is home to countless species of native plants and animals and an educational facility. The students learned about the rich cultural history and how indigenous peoples occupied […]

Field trip fun!

Mr. Kayden’s 4th/5th grade class took a field trip to purchase a book from Barnes and Noble and then headed to the beautiful Crest Lake Park! The kids enjoyed a Jimmy John’s picnic lunch at the park and lots of outdoor playtime.  

Florida Aquarium field trip! (click for more pics)

The 2nd/3rd graders had a fabulous educational field trip to the Florida Aquarium! The kids enjoyed this multi-story, fun-filled wonderland that houses thousands of marine animals and plants. Thank you to parent chaperone, Camila, for joining and helping to supervise the students!

St. Pete-Clearwater International Airport field trip!

Ms. Christina and the middle schoolers enjoyed their first educational field trip of the school year to the St. Pete-Clearwater International Airport located on the north side of St. Petersburg – the birthplace of commercial air transportation! This airport is a 2,000-acre, fully-certified facility with two runways. It is home to the busiest Coast Guard […]

Tampa Bay Automobile Museum field trip

The 6th – 8th graders recently enjoyed a field trip to the Tampa Bay Automobile Museum, where they toured a 19,000 sf gallery of unique vintage cars. These beautiful vehicles include front wheel drive and rear engine cars from the 1920’s and ’30’s and each vehicle was chosen based on the engineering achievements that made […]

4th-5th grade field trip!

The 4th/5th graders’ field trip was a combo of activities including Barnes & Noble where the kids were able to purchase a book or two of their choosing, Jimmy John’s to order lunch and then over to beautiful Crest Lake Park for a picnic, duck feeding and playground time.

All kinds of activities today!

Pajama Day was eventful, beginning with the K/1st graders taking a field trip to the downtown Clearwater Fire Department. The kids split into two groups and toured the station, learning all about the responsibilities of a firefighter, how the fire truck works and how the station operates.   At the end of the day, all […]

CLC Academy Celebrates International Chefs Day

The students of Community Learning Center Academy were hosted by Clearwater Community Volunteers to celebrate International Chefs Day.   Chef Zoltan and Chef Barry, executive chefs from the Fort Harrison Hotel and Chef Rene Marquis from the American Culinary Federation taught the students about making nutritious choices and introduced them to some exotic fruits. These fruits […]