NYC Partner Member Program

The DNALC has assembled an exclusive package of benefits for private schools in the metropolitan area. This complete program of educational enrichment in modern biology provides priority access to lab and computer instructional expertise and provides accelerated science opportunities for teachers and students.

Benefits Package 2019-20

Commitment

  • $33,000 per year
  • Two-year commitment, with option for continuation

Middle School Benefits

  • 4 half-day lab field trips to the DNA Learning Center, DNALC West, or Harlem DNA Lab (4 classes)
  • 4 full days of in-school instruction by DNALC staff
  • 1 honors student briefing by a research scientist
  • On-site week-long summer DNA camp
  • Focused training and follow-up consultation for 2 faculty members

Upper School Benefits

  • 4 half-day lab field trips to the DNA Learning Center, DNALC West, or Harlem DNA Lab (4 classes)
  • 2 full-day lab field trips to the DNA Learning Center in Cold Spring Harbor for human genomics and bioinformatics labs
  • 2 full days of in-school instruction by DNALC staff
  • 1 honors student briefing by a research scientist
  • On-site week-long summer DNA camp
  • Focused training and follow-up consultation for 2 faculty members

Additional Benefits (per institution)

  • Annual leadership reception for faculty and board members
  • Preferred reservations for lab field trips
  • Option for educators to audit summer DNA Science student camps
  • Custom use of DNALC Internet and computer materials

Members 2019-2020

Years of participation follow school name.

  • The Chapin School (9)
  • Sacred Heart Greenwich (7)
  • Marymount School of New York (5)
  • Lycée Français De New York (4)
  • Saint David's School (6)
  • Grace Church School (1)

Past Members

  • Trinity School (2)
  • Riverdale Country Day School (2)