What would you do if your child wanted to go on a week-long school trip that you just couldn’t afford? Most schools will take kids on day trip every year, and these can be reasonably affordable. However, it is the longer residencies that see classes stay somewhere for a few nights that can be quite expensive. And these costs seem to grow year after year. So, how are you manage to cope when your child wants to go on one of these trips? It can be hard saying no, especially when you know it will be a very educational and rewarding trip for them. Here are some ways you can afford the rising costs of school trips.