iFly Westchester

 
Experience indoor skydiving and learn about the physics of flight at iFLY Westchester! A highly trained and certified instructor will supervise each student, scout, or homeschool group member as they take flight in the wind tunnel. Field trips also include photos and videos taken during flight time for your group to keep. All group members under 18 years of age must have a waiver signed by a guardian before flying.
 
 
Contact Info
Address: 849 Ridge Hill Boulevard, Yonkers, New York 10710. Westchester County. 
 
Tel: 914-449-4359. 
 
 
 
Hrs: Sun.-Thurs. 10AM-10:30PM, Fri.-Sat. 9AM-11:30PM. 
 
SCHOOLS
The educational program teaches groups about velocity, speed, force, and more, sparking interest in STEM careers. Before flying, groups will sit around iFLY’s unique vertical wind tunnel for an interactive STEM presentation that focuses on mathematics and physics of flight. Groups must then take the flight training session before having the chance to experience what they’ve learned. 
 
Contact Info
Contact: Paul Grassi, pgrassi@iflyworld.com.
 
Trip Info
Grade Level: All grades. 
 
Group Size: Varies.
 
Activity Type: Day Trips, Guided Activities. 
 
Recomm. Length of Visit: 1.5 hours. 
 
Registration: Online, phone.
 
Food Options: Inquire about catering options.
 
Cost: Fee. 
 
SUPPORTS CLASSROOM LEARNING IN: Physical Education, STEM.
Topics Covered: Science, technology, engineering, math physics, flight, velocity, speed, force, gravity.
 
SCOUTS
Have your next scout outing at iFly Westchester! Custom events are available for scout groups of any size, and can include exciting flight enhancements, catering, and more. Learn more about group visits
 
Contact Info
Contact: Paul Grassi, pgrassi@iflyworld.com.
 
Trip Info
Grade Level: All grades. 
 
Group Size: Varies.
 
Activity Type: Day Trips, Guided Activities. 
 
Recomm. Length of Visit: 1.5 hours. 
 
Registration: Online, phone.
  
Food Options: Inquire about catering options.
 
Cost: Fee. 
 
SUPPORTS SCOUT BADGES IN: Physical Education.
 
HOMESCHOOL
Homeschoolers can take STEM learning to new heights at iFly Westchester! They’ll learn about the physics of flying, math in relation to flight, and more before trying what they’ve learned.
 
Contact Info
Contact: Paul Grassi, pgrassi@iflyworld.com.
 
Trip Info
Grade Level: All grades. 
 
Group Size: Varies.
 
Activity Type: Day Trips, Guided Activities. 
 
Recomm. Length of Visit: 1.5 hours. 
 
Registration: Online, phone.
 
Food Options: Inquire about catering options.
 
Cost: Fee. 
 
Topics Covered: Science, technology, engineering, math physics, flight, velocity, speed, force, gravity.

Lesson Plan To Enrich This Class Trip

STEM Lesson Plan

The light bulb, the assembly line, and the personal computer are all inventions by American innovators that have greatly impacted the world. For America to continue to lead the world in innovation, students must be fluent in the foundation of these inventions. Students learn science, technology, engineering, and mathematics and how they are related to specific topics. ... Continue