6153 Policy

 Diocesan Board of Education
Diocese of

Policy 6153


Instructional Services - Field Trips

Field trips by the parish catechetical program or school field trips shall be allowed only when they have an educational purpose as determined by the responsible parish minister or school official.  Students shall submit the appropriate request/permission form prior to the field trip.    Students who fail to submit the appropriate request/permission form shall not be allowed to participate in the field trip.  Parent telephone calls will not be accepted in place of the signed form.

Field trips are privileges afforded to students.  Students can be denied participation in field trips if they fail to meet behavioral requirements established by the parish catechetical program/school.

Adopted:          March 28, 1994

Revised:          January 17, 2017


The Most Reverend Edward K. Braxton
Bishop of Belleville