We understand that you want the best educational opportunities for your students — ones that will have a lasting impact. That’s why we partner with schools to reach their students with an outdoor educational experience that’s far beyond the ordinary classroom setting!

Westview on the James' outdoor education program is a great way for your students to learn about God’s creation in a hands-on way!

Westview offers age-appropriate half-day and full-day field trips for students in grades K-8. We can even customize your trip to fit your school’s schedule and education goals.

Half-Day Field Trips

Sample Schedule*:

9:00am – Arrive at Westview 

9:15am – Welcome and orientation

9:30am – Class 1

11:30am – Lunch

12:15pm – Load bus and return to school

Full-Day Field Trips

Sample Schedule*:

9:00am – Arrive at Westview

9:15am – Welcome and orientation

9:30am – Class 1

11:30am – Lunch

12:00pm – Group game, hike, or free time

12:45pm – Class 2

2:45pm – Load bus and return to school

Elementary School Classes

  • Creek Study

  • Animal Habitats 

  • Ecology

  • Owl Pellet Dissection

  • Archery

  • Team Building

  • Wilderness Survival

  • Orienteering

Middle School Classes

  • Animal Habitats 

  • Team Building

  • Creek Study

  • Wilderness Survival

  • Low Ropes Course

  • Invertebrate Dissection

  • Archery

  • Orienteering Ecology

  • Owl Pellet Dissection

  • Climbing Wall