STEM Day Out brought to you by Con Edison

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The New York Aquarium is thrilled to offer STEM Day Out, brought to you by Con Edison, a free program for Title 1 schools that aims to stimulate interest among middle school students in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM)

During your two hour visit, students will experience STEM first hand via scheduled and drop-in experiences throughout the Aquarium. Your students will:

Each program runs from 10am - 12pm and can accommodate up to 6 classes from Title 1 schools only. Spots are limited.


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Wednesday December 5, 2018
Wednesday January 16, 2019
Wednesday February 6, 2019
Wednesday March 6, 2019
Wednesday May 8, 2019

Con Edison provides more than $12 million in financial and in-kind contributions to students and nonprofits in New York City and Westchester that enhance STEM education. Funding includes support for scholarships to students majoring in STEM fields, as well as program support for summer internships and year-round programs benefiting underprivileged and minority students.

Con Edison is committed to improving the quality of life in the communities we serve. Hundreds of nonprofit organizations in our service area benefit from our funding, in-kind donations, volunteer efforts, and other strategic resources. For more information, visit


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Late Arrivals

Due to a very full schedule, programs will not be extended for late-arriving groups beyond the scheduled end time. Staff will make every attempt to cover as much material as possible in the time available. Please obtain information on how to locate us in advance of your trip by visiting the directions page on our website.

Weather Conditions

Programs are held rain or shine unless trips are cancelled by school officials or a zoo closure is in effect. Please encourage children to dress appropriately for outdoor activities.

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