Park update: The section of the High Line between 30th St. and 11th Ave. and 34th St. and 12th Ave. is temporarily closed. In addition, the 30th St. elevator will be out of service from April 24-25. You can find a list of alternate elevator options on our Visitor Info page.
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Take students on a journey through two different landscapes on the High Line: woodlands and grasslands. Through comparing these two systems, students learn three core concepts:
Through partnerships with New York City schools, the High Line connects local students with nature and learning resources directly in the park. Our interdisciplinary, place-based approach encourages children to explore and think critically about science, history, art, and more.Learn more about making the High Line part of your classroom
'' [My students] have a better appreciation of where they live, who was here before, and hopefully why they need to take care of our community for the future.'
Major support for High Line Education is provided by The Brown Foundation, Inc. of Houston. Program support is provided by the JPMorgan Chase Foundation. High Line Education is supported, in part, with public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the New York City Council—with special thanks to Speaker Corey Johnson and the Manhattan Delegation of the City Council.