Rising Sixth-Graders Coding Camp at South Texas Preparatory Academy

Rising Sixth-Graders Coding Camp at South Texas Preparatory Academy
Posted on 04/05/2019
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Rising Sixth-Graders Coding Camp at South Texas Preparatory Academy

June 10 – June 13, 2019

8:30 am-2:30 pm


 

Camp Information:

This four-day coding camp is designed to provide activities and projects for rising 6th grade students in the Rio Grande Valley.  The camp will focus on increasing students’ coding skills with an early introduction to computer science TEKS and STEM. The camp will also introduce students to different fields of coding and promoting coding as a potential career path.  Campers will attend project based sessions that include problem solving and coding skills.  They will participate in activities, and projects dealing with coding, electronics, motion, and animation, among others.

 

The 4-day camp will be held at South Texas Preparatory Academy, located at 724 S. Sugar Road in Edinburg, Texas.  Transportation will be available.

 

Fee       $50.00 

Who Should Apply?

  • Rising Rio Grande Valley 6th-grade students
  • Students interested in a future coding career or students interested in learning more about coding.

Application Process:

  • Parent/Guardian and student complete the attached student application form.
  • Student writes a one page (250 word max) essay.
  • Return completed application via fax (956-381-1177), via e-mail (ana.castro@stisd.net), via mail at 724 S. Sugar Rd., Edinburg, TX 78539 or at the STPA campus at the same address.  Fee is due with the camp application.

Limited slots available
Click HERE to download the application.

APPLICATION DEADLINE IS FRIDAY MAY 24, 2019