Puerto Rico — 2021

Trip Details

List of 4 items.

  • Dates

    May 28 – June 4, 2021
  • Grade Levels

    7th – 9th Grades
  • Cost

    Price: $2,800
    Monthly payment plan available
  • Learning Objectives

    • Practice your Spanish
    • Explore the flora and fauna of Puerto Rico
    • Enjoy local towns and foods.
    • Enjoy beach time and water activities.

Tentative Itinerary

Fri, May 28

Departure from Jackson; Arrival in San Jose; Arrive at African-heritage coastal town of Piñones and have lunch there. Coastal walk; Salsa dance lessons, Dinner, Depart for Fajardo

Sat, May 29

Breakfast; Service-learning activities; Lunch; Visit to Luquillo Beach, Relax at the beach; Dinner 

Sun, May 30

Breakfast, a trip to Ceiba; Medio Mundo Natural Reserve; Lunch, Relax at the pristine beach; Guided tour of diverse coastal ecosystems, visit a lighthouse; Intro to bioluminescent bays; Early dinner; Supervised bioluminescent bay kayaking at night

Mon, May 31

Breakfast; Depart for San Lorenzo; Coffee plantation tour; Tour community murals in Las Piedras; Visit a Taino Indian cave with petroglyphs; homemade dinner by a local family

Tue, June 1

Breakfast, Depart for rainforest El Yunque; Hiking; Lunch, Rainforest ziplining; Cooking class; Dinner

Wed, June 2

Breakfast; Depart for Arecibo; Tour caverns; Lunch at a traditional panaderia; Visit the Radio telescope; Visit San Juan; Dinner

Thu, June 3

Breakfast; Catamaran boat tour; Visit Icacos Island and practice snorkeling at the Caribbean coral reef; Ice-cream stop; Dinner by a pool side

Fri, June 4

Breakfast; Depart for San Jose; Tour the old town; Depart for Jackson; Arrive in Jackson

South Campus | PK-3 to Grade 4

4120 Old Canton Road | Jackson, Mississippi 39216
Tel 601.987.9300 | Fax 601.987.9324

North Campus | Grades 5 to 12

370 Old Agency Road | Ridgeland, Mississippi 39157
Tel 601.853.6000 | Fax 601.853.6001