Homeschool Programs

Homeschool families and co-ops are welcome to book School Program group visits or participate in special Homeschool Day events.

Homeschool Day events include themed scavenger hunts, hands-on activities, and special open aircraft experiences. Homeschool Day programs run from 10:00am-3:00pm and pre-registration is preferred. Walk-in tickets will be available for purchase on the day of each event.

Fall 2022-Spring 2023 Homeschool Days:

Monday November 14, 2022: Aerospace Adventures: Meet Dr. Flush, NEAM's resident expert on all things space; and practice your aerospace engineer skills with our Straw Rocket Challenge.

Monday February 6, 2023: Fixed Wing Flight: Meet an airplane pilot and demonstrate your flight science skills with our Straw Glider Challenge.

Monday May 15, 2023: Aviation Engineering: Meet an aviation engineer and practice your aircraft design skills with our Paper Plane Challenge.

Fall 2022-Spring 2023 Homeschool Day Admission:

Adults (Ages 18+): $10 per person

Students (Ages 4-17): $20 per person

Children ages 3 and under admitted at no cost

More Information & Registration:

Contact Amanda Goodheart Parks PhD, Director of Education, at agparks[at] or (860) 623-3305 x313 for more information or to register. The following information will be needed at the time of registration:

1. Name, address, phone number, and email address

2. Number of adult, student, and youth tickets you would like to purchase.