Close Up Trip to Washington D.C.

November 13 -November 19, 2016

Close Up is a non-profit, non-partisan civic education organization founded over 40 years ago with a mission to inform, inspire, and empower students to become life-long, active participants in our democracy.

Close Up Brochure

Trip Schedule

The Close Up Washington DC Trip Experience '14 Alum

The Close Up Washington DC Trip Experience '15 Alum

Close Up Website

St. Pius X students, along with history teacher, Mr. Steve Smith, gain valuable insight into the workings of our government, have the chance to meet students from other states and experience our nation's capitol, Washington D.C., up close and personal.


Cost $1,647 per student.

IMPORTANT INFO:  The deadline to sign up and pay the $400.00 deposit is October 1, 2016.

Close Up Letter to Parents

Close Up Sign Up Sheet

Sample Fundraising Letter

40 People x $40 = A Lifetime of Civic Engagement

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