KEEP’s Travel Program is moving!

It is with mixed emotions we inform you that we are leaving Kepner Middle School at the end of the 2013 – 2014 school year. Ms. Arriaga and I (Ms. Olson) have both accepted jobs at West Leadership Academy in Denver Public Schools. We love working with all of the families and students on the Westside […]

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DC 2014 Day 6

Another fantastic day in DC!  We spent over 5 hours in the Newseum learning about the news and our first amendment rights.  We also spent hours investigating the Air and Space Museum.  What a busy day. We ate pizza and swam to finish off our day.  Now, we’re packing to leave tomorrow.  We can’t believe […]

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Day 5 DC 2014

We had another great day but super busy!  We’re exhausted. We went to Ford’s Theater, the National Museum of American History, the National Museum of Natural History, and Ben’s Chili Bowl for dinner.  A great day! Day 5 pictures

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DC 2014 Day 4, Monday, May 5

Today was our government day!  We visited all three branches of the government and saw the Constitution! We started our day by taking our picture at the White House and wishing we could get in for a tour.  Next, we arrived at the Capitol for a tour and a visit to the House Gallery.  We […]

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DC 2014 Day 3

We are exhausted but happy tonight.  We had a thought-provoking day as we worked our way through the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum.  Lots to ponder and process! Some of us also took a little trip over to see the George Mason Memorial which we felt was worth the extra walk! We sat on the […]

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DC 2014 Days 1 & 2

We’ve had two fun-filled days in DC!  I think out pictures that I am finally getting uploaded will show you how much fun we’ve been having.  The weather has been great so we’ve enjoyed being outside.  Our friends at Embassy Suites have made us feel so welcome, it’s like coming home!  We’ve been staying here […]

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DC 2014

Here we go! Our 22nd trip to Washington, DC will begin on May 2. Follow along here by downloading our itinerary.  We are excited to travel with this great group of 6th graders!

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Europe 2014 Pictures!

I have been working at this all week.  I have discovered that our Flickr site isn’t working properly so I am adding them all to Google+.  All you have to do is click on the link for each day. These are only the pictures I (Ms. Olson) took.  Pictures from Ms. Arriaga, Mr. Gomez, Ms. […]

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