COMPUTER SCIENCE FAQ'S
What topics are covered during this Computer Science Institute program?
Why should my student do this program every year?
How are students chosen for the Computer Science Institute program?
Computer Science Institute targets students who are 7th/8th graders. The school district allocates spaces based on teacher recommendations. Please contact your district if you have questions about your student’s eligibility.
Does my student have to attend every session?
Since the Computer Science Institute 7 - 8 program is only 19 half-days, it is important that your student attends every session. Any absence will result in your student missing key concepts that will benefit them. By enrolling your child, you are committing your student to attending the full program.
Does my student need any materials?
Students will be given a Micro:Bit and additional prototyping materials for use during the program.These materials will need to be picked-up from the school campus at a designated time. We also suggest having pencils, notebook, scissors and being creative with repurposing materials.