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Field Trip

Ocean Family Field Trips for 2018 - 2019!

Ocean Field Trips are family events and we request at least one parent attend.  You may also arrange with another family to supervise your student.  Usually siblings are more than welcome to attend.

Field trips are once a month on Fridays. 

We ask you to sign up for all field trips in advance and if you can't make it to please let Joy or the office know as soon as possible.  If you are going to be late please text or call Joy (831) 247-4062.

If you need a scholarship for your student for a trip please see Mary.




Winter Buddy Day at Santa Cruz Roller Palladium!

Thursday, Dec. 20, 1:00 - 3:00


Come skate with your buddy and do some winter crafts!

Please sign up so we know who's coming.

Drop off and pick up at Roller Rink, 1606 Seabright Ave., Santa Cruz.  

Students need to know their shoe size and wear socks.

This event is Free to Ocean Students.

Ano Nuevo Elephant Seals

Friday, January 11th


Join Ocean for an incredible up close and personal docent-led tour to see the Elephant Seals and their new pups!  We have 2 tours,10:00 and 10:15, that hold a total of 22 people.  This is a 3 mile roundtrip hike over sand dunes.  A spectacular adventure!  Wear layers, bring water, you can eat lunch upon our return at the Park Center.  Cost is $5.00 per student.  Not recommended for children under 5.  Please sign up and pay at Ocean, cash only.

February Field Trip to be announced

March 18 (Monday): Monterey Bay Aquarium Home School Day with Ocean!  Free.  Different entrance times to be announced.  Please sign up.