Traveling Outside the Classroom

Several KTC field trips are held throughout the year, typically on no school or 3-hour early dismissal days. The field trips take place at a variety of places within the Des Moines area. A full list of field trip locations and dates can be found below.

Field Trip Parent Waivers:

Field Trip Schedules – School Year 2023-2024

Beaver Creek  1st Semester                   2nd Semester
Horizon  1st Semester                    2nd Semester
Lawson   1st Semester                   2nd Semester
Timber Ridge   1st Semester                   2nd Semester
Wallace   1st Semester                   2nd Semester


Field Trip Destinations

Activities Theaters Restaurants Seasonal
Air Lanes Bowling Cobblestone 9 Applebee’s Adventureland Park
Botanical Center Flix Movie Theatre Bamboo Buffet & Grill Aquatic Center – Altoona
Bowlerama Bowling Lanes Springwood 9 Black Cat Ice Cream Aquatic Center – Ankeny
Climb Iowa Rock Climbing Wynnsong 16 Buffalo Wild Wings Aquatic Center – Cascade Falls
Courage League Sports Claxon’s Smokehouse Restaurant Aquatic Center – Holiday Park
Emerge Academy El Aguila Aquatic Center – Valley View
Iowa Hall of Pride Famous Dave’s Blank Park Zoo
Iowa State Capitol Building Felix & Oscar’s Center Grove Orchard
Merle Hay Bowling Lanes Fong’s Pizza DNR Fishing
Old School Pinball & Arcade Fuddruckers I-Cubs Baseball
Playground for Kids Hickory Park Restaurant Iowa State Fair
Plaza Lanes Bowling Iowa Machine Shed Restaurant Jester Park
Pump It Up Jason’s Deli Living History Farms
Science Center of Iowa Jethro’s BBQ Reiman Gardens
Skate North Rollerskating La Hacienda Toad Valley Golf Course
Sleepy Hollow Sports Park Legends American Grill West Grand Golf Miniature Golf
Terrace Hill Old Chicago
World Food Prize and Hall of Laureates Olive Garden
 Hop-A-Lot Pizza Ranch
 Skate South Roller skating Ryan’s Steakhouse
Spaghetti Works
Van Dee’s Ice Cream Shoppe
Viva Mexican Restaurant