Trips and Expeditions

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Trips and Expeditions

We regard trips and expeditions to be an integral part of the learning journey at Lingfield College. Across all year groups they support, evolve and enrich the educational experience of our students. And there is no doubt that for many students their trips, in whichever year they attend, are a highlight of their time at Lingfield.

We offer a range of subject based and co-curricular trips, visits and expeditions, giving students the opportunity to become involved in academic enrichment, volunteering projects, music, drama and sports tours, the Duke of Edinburgh Award, language exchanges and cultural experiences.

Such immersive and enriching experiences help to develop key life skills, raise global awareness, stretch and challenge students, support socialisation and, of course, are great fun!

Residential and day trips offered in recent years include:

Year 7

Residential in Paris, weekend residential at Bowles, Bushcraft

Year 8

Science trip to Brussels, residential Hindleap Warren

Year 9

Battlefields of World War One, residential at Hindleap Warren

Year 10

Bronze Duke of Edinburgh Award Expedition (Ashdown Forest and Amberley), Geography trip to Iceland

Year 11

Spanish/Art trip to Barcelona, Silver Duke of Edinburgh Award (Brecon Beacons and Isle of Wight), German and French language exchanges

Sixth Form 

Gold Duke of Edinburgh Award (Brecon Beacons and Highlands, volunteering opportunities (Kenya, Ghana and Sri Lanka), French-language exchange in Lille, Three Peaks Challenge, residential in New York

Mixed year group trips include:

  • Cricket and Netball tour to Barbados
  • Football and hockey tour to Holland
  • Ski trips to Italy and France
  • History trips to Berlin and World War One battlefields
  • Lundy island dive trip,
  • Trekking and community projects in Morocco 
  • Geography trips to Isle of Wight, Somerset and Iceland
  • Art trip to Venice
  • History and Philosophy trips to Rome, Naples and Prague.

A full list of forthcoming trips can be found on our School Calendar.