Travel the World with Lake Ridge Academy!

Do you dream of scaling the majestic peaks of Machu Picchu or delving into the rich history of London? At Lake Ridge Academy, travel is an essential part of education. That's why we offer a variety of exciting international travel opportunities for students of all ages.

Cultivate a Global Mindset

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  • Develop a Lifelong Love of Learning

    about different cultures, languages, and customs.
  • Gain a Broader Perspective

    on the world's challenges and opportunities.
  • Build Valuable Life Skills

    such as adaptability, independence, and intercultural communication.

Middle School

Quebec City Adventure: Immerse yourself in French-Canadian culture on our annual 8th-grade class trip! Explore historic landmarks, sample delicious food, and practice your newly acquired language skills.

Upper School

Global Voyages Program: Each year, embark on an unforgettable journey with your classmates. Explore diverse destinations, engage in service-learning projects, and create memories that will last a lifetime.

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  • 2023: Exploring Art, Culture, and Service in Peru

    Uncover the ancient mysteries of Machu Picchu, connect with local communities through service projects, and immerse yourself in the vibrant culture of Peru.
  • 2024: STEM in Great Britain

    Unwind in the charming city of Edinburgh while delving into its rich medical history. Then, travel to London, where hands-on workshops in forensics and coding will ignite your passion for STEM fields.
  • 2025: Charting the Galapagos Islands

    Step onto the volcanic archipelago where Charles Darwin formed his theory of evolution. Learn about the unique species that call the islands home, and experience the diverse culture of mainland Ecuador.
  • 2026: Madrid, Paris & Rome

    Explore three breathtaking European capitals' iconic sights and cultural treasures. Immerse yourself in each city's art, music, and delectable cuisine.

Fuel Your Love of Global Learning

Beyond travel, Lake Ridge Academy offers a range of programs to enrich your global understanding:
Ready to embark on your own global adventure? Contact Lake Ridge Academy today and explore the world of possibilities that await!
Lake Ridge Academy is the only independent college preparatory school on Cleveland's west side. Our co-educational curriculum offers a unique blend of academics, extracurricular activities, and a focus on character development, all on our beautiful 93-acre campus. With a student-teacher ratio of 8:1, our devoted faculty provides personalized attention to help every student thrive.