Frequently Asked Questions

Beyond the Front Porch serves students K–12th grades. We promote positive family engagement; therefore, if younger siblings want to attend, they are welcome.

Each paying adult can bring up to 5 students at no charge.

All of our field trips are rain or shine events unless there is severely inclement weather.

We do not give refunds for any trip. If you are not able to make a field trip that you have paid for, the payment will be considered a donation. In rare cases, we will apply the payment to a future field trip, which has to be taken during the same calendar year as the original trip.

Yes, the student can travel without and adult and will be assigned a chaperone. However, the child will not receive a sponsored seat and will have to pay the $25 rate.

No, you do not have to travel on the motorcoach; however, the $25 fee will still apply per person. We will not sponsor seats for students that do not ride on the bus. They will still have admission and lunch at the venue.

We need 2 teen volunteers for each trip and an unlimited street team to help get the word out and represent us at community events.

No, as long as you can make it to Arbor Place Mall (Douglasville) or Greenbriar Mall (Tri-Cities), you are welcomed to attend a field trip with us.

No, we are required to have a registration form on file for the current year. Once the registration form is completed for the student, it does not have to be completed again until the following year.

No, we only accept the registration form for the students, not the adults.

Yes, the adults and students will pay the $25 rate for each person.

When you get your eligibility letter at the beginning of the school year, please forward a copy of your letter to info@beyondthefrontporch.org (Douglasville) or tricitiesinfo@beyondthefrontporch.org (Tri-Cities)

WE HAVE SUSPENDED OUR MONTHLY FIELD TRIPS UNTIL 2021, DUE TO COVID-19!

We look forward to seeing you then!

Here are some things to remember when we open:

  • Face coverings will be required.
  • Field trips will operate at 1/2 bus capacity.
  • Seats will be assigned.
  • If you have symptoms of COVID-19, please wait to travel with us at another time.