Travel and Exchange Programs
Thayer offers several travel opportunities each year to both Upper School and Middle School students.
Senior Project Trips (May/June)
Senior Project takes place during the last month of senior year at Thayer Upper School. Thayer offers the following five travel opportunities for seniors who wish to travel as part of their Senior Project.
- China (exchange with Wei Yu School in Shanghai)
- France (exchange with Lycee Stanislas in Cannes)
- Peru - Cusco and Ollantaytambo
- Exumas, Bahamas (Marine Science)
India Trip (Winter Recess)
Each year during Winter Recess, Thayer offers a trip to India, open to all Upper School students. This trip is an exchange with the CHIREC International School in Hyderabad.
Service Trip to the Dominican Republic (Spring Recess)
Every other year during Spring Recess, Thayer offers a service trip to the Dominican Republic, open to all Upper School Spanish students.
Trip to Spain (Summer)
Every other summer, Thayer offers a trip to Spain, open to all Upper School students.
Art Trip to Italy - Cortona (Summer)
Every other summer, Thayer offers an art trip to Italy, open to all Upper School art students.
Students Shoulder to Shoulder (Summer)
Thayer works with Students Shoulder to Shoulder to send Upper School students on summer service trips each year.
Every other year, Thayer Middle School offers a trip to Eleuthra, Bahamas, open to 7th and 8th graders. This trip is an exchange with Deep Creek Middle School.
Quebec - La Culture Québécoise
Every other summer, Thayer Middle School offers a trip to Quebec, open to rising 8th and 9th grade French students.