NOTE: - We recommend reserving field trips 2 weeks in advanced as spots fill quickly. - When we receive a completed registration form with a valid email and contact number our reservation coordinator will contact you within 3-5 business days to confirm the details of your field trip.-Field Trip pricing is available for grades Pre-K-12.
FIELD TRIPS INCLUDEA Teacher Resource GuideA group greeting2 hours to explore the CenterScience demonstrations throughout the centerReserved lunch space on a first-come, first-served basis
FIELD TRIP PRICINGADDITIONAL chaperones that EXCEED the 1 chaperone to 5 student ratio will be asked to pay general admission pricing. Guests must pay the general admission prices.
School Year 2017-2018: $4.00 per personSummer School Breaks: $6.00 per person
NEED-BASED PRICINGAdditional needs-based discounts are available for qualifying groups. Qualifying groups are identified by the percentage of students who are eligible for free and reduced lunches (FRL). ONLY the guests WITHIN the ratio of 1 chaperone per 5 student ratio receive the field trip rate. Not eligible with Summer Field Trip pricing. % of Students eligible for FRL Per-Person Rate
30 - 39% $3.0040-49% $2.0050% or greater $1.00
WHY THESE PRICES?General admission pricing to the Discovery Center is $12-$18 per person. Due to the generous support of our community and members, we are able to offer reduced admission pricing of $4.00 per person for educational groups visiting the Center during the school year. We recognize that there are many shapes and forms of need and are grateful to be able to offer additional assistance through the support of our community partners and sponsors including:
Idaho STEM Action CenterApplied MaterialsUnion Pacific Creativity GardenDiscovery Center of Idaho Members
After confirmation the Discover Center cannot guarantee a change of date if requested. We reserve the right to deny rescheduling in order to manage conflicts with other groups. Currently the Center does not charge a rescheduling fee, but rather we monitor rescheduling incidents for each organization. Field Trip and Group cancellations are subject to a $35 fee.