EMWD’s Education program offers field trips for students in grade levels 3-12 from the 11 school districts and private schools within its service area. Each field trip is limited to a maximum of 35 students and requires teacher plus three chaperones to attend. We have three field trip options available, according to grade level. Field trips range from 1 hour to 3.5 hours.
|Option||EMWD Facility||Grade||Day of Week||Length||Location|
|1||Desalination Complex||9th-12th||Tuesdays||1 Hour||
29541 Murrieta Road,
Menifee, CA 92586
|Desalination Complex: A one hour tour of our newly completed Desalination Complex, located in Menifee, CA. Students will learn about local brackish ground water and how desalination is used to bring it to drinking water standards.|
|2||Filtration Facility||6th-8th||Thursdays||1.5 Hour||
1283 N. Kirby Street,
Hemet, CA 92545
|Filtration Facility: A one and a half hour tour of our water filtration facility, located in Hemet, CA. Students will learn how imported water is filtered to a high standard before it is distributed to residents as tap water.|
|3||Wastewater Facility||3rd-12th||Wednesdays||3.5 Hours||
770 N. Sanderson Avenue,
San Jacinto, CA 92582
Wastewater Facility: This tour ranges from one hour to three and half hours depending on customizable options. The tour is of a reclamation facility located in San Jacinto, CA. Students will learn the process of turning wastewater into recycled water.
The 2022/2023 field trip season is open for reservations.
Field trip requests are not a guarantee of a field trip. Requests will be reviewed by the Education team to determine eligibility before confirmation is given.
To reserve a tour for the 2022/2023 school year, please use this form: Request a Field Trip or Classroom Visit
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For more information about EMWD fields trips and tours, contact the Education team via email or at 951-928-3777, ext. 4350.