Friday, November 16, 2018

Programming Challenge for Girls

University of Waterloo
The Centre for Education in Mathematics and Computing



Programming Challenge for Girls (PC4G) is a workshop designed to introduce programming to Grade 10 girls who have never programmed before. By the end of the day, students will have learned the basics of object-oriented programming through a hands-on tutorial and challenge.
We will use the programming environment Alice and girls will be in teams of two for both the tutorial and challenge.

Date: Friday, December 7, 2018

Registration closes on November 28.

Click HERE for more information

Friday, November 9, 2018

Advanced Placement Exams


Any student from grade 9 to 12 interested in writing an AP exam next May 2019, can come to an information meeting on Tuesday Nov 13 in Room 211. If you cannot attend and still want information, come see Mr Pearce at lunch in workroom 214.

University of Waterloo Winter 2019 Programming

Save the Date! November 28, 2018

On November 28, 2018, we'll be opening registration for Winter 2019 programs along with applications for our summer high school programs.

Below is the list of programs and applications that will open on November 28, 2018. It's a long list so get excited and mark your calendar!
  • January Camps 
  • E^3 camp applications 
  • Leader in Training applications 
  • Grade 11 Girls Conference applications 
  • Catalyst Summer camp applications 
  • Code Squad camp applications 
  • March Break camps 
  • Girl Guide Badge Day 
  • Go CODE Girl 
  • PD Day events

Thursday, November 8, 2018

SHAD 2019 | The Final Countdown




Submissions are due by November 19. 
The 2019 SHAD program will run from June 30 to July 26.

Monday, November 5, 2018



Presented by Ontario Centres of Excellence (OCE) and the Government of Ontario, the Young Entrepreneurs, Make Your Pitch competition invites high school students in Ontario to pitch their business ideas in a two-minute video. Videos are judged through online public voting (40%) and expert judges’ scores (60%).

Twenty finalists are chosen and are awarded a trip to Toronto to pitch their ideas live at OCE’s Discovery conference and showcase, May 13 & 14, 2019, in front of a panel of judges from the entrepreneur community.

ENTRIES DUE MARCH 22, 2019