Day and Boarding; Grades 6-12


Global Opportunities

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As safety and travel restrictions due to COVID-19 remain fluid, The Pennington School will not determine the viability of offering 2022 school trips prior to fall 2021.

See below for a representative list of upcoming opportunities. There are many exciting global activities, virtual and live. If you'd like to discuss global-themed camps, exchange programs, or student travel companies for your child, or would like to recommend additions to this list, please contact Director of Global Studies, Kendra Sisserson, at

2021 Global Opportunities

Past Travel Opportunities

This trip will provide an opportunity for cultural and linguistic exploration. It is open to all seventh- and eighth-grade students.

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Students in Guatemala


Middle School

Teach English to elementary students. This will be our fourth trip with Outreach360, which serves several local schools and maintains a volunteer basecamp.

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Dominican Republic

Live with a French host family, attend classes in French at our longtime partner school in Meaux, take French cooking classes, and go on day trips.

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Students will use their developing STEM skills to bring technology and innovation to the students in the Dzaleka refugee camp in Malawi, Africa.

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Through a partnership with IVHQ, students will spend ten days in Africa, with a full week at the Nakavango Rhino Reserve in Zimbabwe.

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