Christian Unified Schools
Christian Unified Schools

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Historical Studies Tour

Each winter, our eighth grade students take off on an adventure of a lifetime, exploring the East Coast on the Historical Studies Tour. Our tour is hosted by Christian Discoveries, which is part of the World Strides parent organization.

2017 HST Itinerary
March 4-10

Pictures from the trip will be posted on the Christian Unified Schools of San Diego Facebook Page


  • Depart SD @ 6:50 AM on Southwest Airlines-Arrive DC 5:20PM
  • Bus to Richmond, VA :  Patrick Henry-Re-enactment at St. John’s Church
  • Depart for Willamsburg
  • Check-in at hotel 


  • Jamestown
  • Colonial Williamsburg
  • “Sounds of Freedom” at Hotel


  • Depart Willamsburg
  • Yorktown
  • Monticello & Michie’s Tavern
  • Bus to DC
  • Monument Visits (a few at night)
  • Check-in to hotel


  • Arlington National Cemetery
  • National Archives
  • Mt. Vernon
  • Smithsonian
  • Presidential Memorials


  • Capitol Building
  • Library of Congress
  • White House (prayer & picture spot)
  • Holocaust Museum
  • Depart for Gettysburg
  • Check-in to Hotel at Gettysburg 


  • Gettysburg
  • Bus to NYC
  • Top of the Rockefeller Center
  • Times Square
  • Broadway Show: “Aladdin”
  • Check-in Hotel


  • Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island
  • Lower Manhattan
  • 9/11 Museum
  • Check-in at Newark Airport
  • United Airlines Depart Newark @ 5:08PM-Arrive SD @ 8:14 PM

Contact the 8th grade US History teacher, Jacob Smith for more information.

Shadow Mountain Community Church Southern California Seminary Turning Point - Dr. David Jeremiah