Tuesday, February 24, 2015

Pre-CIMI Info

On Monday, March 9, 2015, Eastshore's sixth grade students will journey to the Catalina Island Marine Institute (CIMI) at Toyon Bay on Catalina Island.  Do you want to know what your child is doing and learning?  Then look at this site as blogs will be posted throughout each day.  We're all looking forward to a wonderful learning experience.

Students' Schedule is as follows:
7:00 a.m.    Wake-up
7:20 a.m.    Homework
8:00 a.m.    Breakfast
9:00 a.m.    Morning Class Period
12:00 p.m. Afternoon Recreation Period
1:00 p.m.   Lunch
1:45 p.m.   Afternoon Class Period
4:45 p.m.   Evening Recreation Period
6:00 p.m.   Dinner
6:45 p.m.   Student Store
7:00 p.m.   Evening Class Period
8:30 p.m.   Ready for Bed
9:00 p.m.   Quiet Time in Bed
9:30 p.m.   Lights Out - No Talking

We depart Monday, March 9, 2015 from a Catalina Express boat in Dana Point at the following address: Dana Wharf Sportsfishing, 34675 Golden Lantern, Dana Point, California, 92629. Students must arrive by 8:50.

Attached below is a document with the layout of the dormitories we will be staying in, as well as various pictures from the CIMI campus.

Above is the Cafeteria where the students will be dining all week!

Above is a picture of the dorms where the students will be staying and the
courtyard in-between!

Above are some of the kayaks the students will be using throughout the week at CIMI.

Above is a picture of Mr. Brooks snorkeling in the waters of Toyon Bay. Toyon Bay is where the Catalina Island Marine Institute (CIMI) is located.

Above is a view of the sunset from the courtyard between the two student dormitories.


  1. This is great. Glad the kids are loving it. the photos are great keep them coming please.
    Rana Swedan

  2. EXCELLENT! Looks like you all are having an epic time. The pictures are AWESOME!