Washington D.C.

  • The CMS Washington DC Trip will be October 23rd-26th, 2024

    Trip Details and Cost

    Cost of the trip this year is $975. This includes 3 nights lodging, all entry fees, charter bus transportation, 3 meals per day, hotel security, travel guides for night tours, and a supervision rate of 1-15.

    Payments toward the trip can be mailed to the school, 725 7th St. Columbus, IN 47201. Checks, money orders, or cash will be accepted. Checks and money orders should be made out to Central Middle School. The student contract must accompany the nonrefundable deposit of $100.

    Washington DC Presentation (Slides)

    Important Links

    2024 Washington DC Info Sheet

    2024 Washington DC Contract

    2024 Ken Darlage Scholarship Application

    Washington DC Trip Frequently Asked Questions 


    Fee Schedule
    Starting Feb. 14th:         Non-refundable $100 deposit to travel agency.

    March 8th:                    Scholarship forms due to the main office.

    May 8th:                       Second payment of $400 is due to keep your spot on the list.

    August 12th:                   Last day for any refunds other than the $100 deposit.

    September 4th:               Final payment of $475 is due. (School begins August 7th)  

    September 27th:             Grades and behavior checked for final qualifications.     


    Previous Trip Photo Gallery Washington DC Presentation (Slides)