Fifth Grade

The Hagerman Valley may be only a few hours from Sun Valley, but it is a world away. This verdant country is the setting for the fifth grade fall trip, an excursion focusing on building camping skills, unifying the class through team building, and learning about the Snake River Aquifer ...more

The focus of the fifth grade winter trip is to improve Nordic skiing skills, practice with avalanche beacons, to snowshoe, and to have fun in the sun! This two-day outing to Galena Lodge reviews Nordic skiing basics and offers practice on Galena’s system of beautiful trails ...more

The spring fifth grade to Seattle and Puget Sound is one that students still talk about their senior year. Why? When else do you have the opportunity to sail aboard a historic 100-year-old schooner and act as the crew? ...more

In the Elementary School, children are encouraged to start building a lifelong love of the outdoors. From short treks in the Early Childhood Center to the banks of Trail Creek to explore the local ecosystem, to the epic fifth grade sail through the San Juan Islands, the youngest Cutthroats experience learning in the biggest classroom: the outdoors ...more