Trip to Washington DC - Jan 2019

We are pleased to inform you that Baldwin School will be offering your rising 9th and 10th grade students the opportunity to travel to Washington, DC next year with the CloseUp foundation! 

Pertinent details are as follows:

  • Chaperone: Mr. Jeff Penn, US History Teacher
  • Trip dates: January 20-26, 2019
  • Cost: $1885 (includes all expenses except souvenirs and snacks)
  • Nonrefundable Deposit of $400 due by 9/27
  • Final payment due by 11/15

If you have not yet made a decision about whether or not this opportunity is right for your child, we encourage you to learn more about the trip at the CloseUp website. Be sure to watch their video and peruse their helpful brochure.

Once you decide you’d like your child to participate, please let Mr. Penn know via email at He will then enroll your child and send you an ID and password so that you can manage payments and complete forms via the CloseUp website.

A CloseUp representative will be visiting Baldwin in August to meet with parents. In the meantime, if you have any questions, please feel free to ask Mr. Penn.