Baltimore’s northwesterly neighbors have deemed the city safe enough once again for their students to visit for field trips.
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Carroll County Public Schools has suspended all student field trips to the city due to concerns about crime.
Harford County students will miss out on visiting the Baltimore Museum of Art, the Walters, the National Aquarium, the birthplace and grave of Edgar Allan Poe, and Fort McHenry, among many other Baltimore-area attractions. That’s because Harford County administrators have banned all field trips to Baltimore City locations for the indefinite future, citing safety concerns.
Eighth graders and chaperones from Berwick Middle School in Pennsylvania couldn’t find a single restaurant to accommodate the group of about 100 during a field trip to the National Aquarium last week. About 20 eighth graders and chaperones splintered off and had lunch at Hooters.
School Superintendent Wayne Brookhart said he has received no complaints about the restaurant choice from parents.
Not where we’d want our kids to go on a school field trip. Just sayin’…