K-12 Engineering Academies

About the K-12 Engineering Academies 

The Engineering Academies offer students a wide variety of interesting and challenging programs. Our courses challenge our youth to become critical-thinking problem solvers, appreciate STEM, and explore the engineering design process. Since 2006, the Opus College of Engineering has offered unique opportunities for students to have fun while solving real-world engineering problems. 

Spring 2017 Schedule

Summer 2017 Schedule

Click here to REGISTER for ALL Classes and Workshops To see a full detailed schedule click the schedules above.

Date Class Title Grades Status
April 22 Bridges & Structures w/EWB 6-8 WAIT LIST
April 29 Learn Scratch 5-7 Open
April 29 Intro to LEGO Mindstorms EV3 5-7 WAIT LIST
May 6 STEMming: Biomedical 3-5 WAIT LIST
May 6 Raspberry Pi 7-10 WAIT LIST
May 13 Advanced LEGO WeDo Robotics 2-4 Open
June 19-22 WE-GIRLS: Women in Electrical Engineering 6-8 Open
June 19-22 Advanced LEGO MINDSTORMS EV3 Robotics 8-10 Open
July 10-13 Adventures in Coding 6-8 Open
July 17-21 Intro to Biomedical Engineering 8-10 Open
July 31-Aug 3 Water, water, everywhere 9-12 Open

                                           

Girls Who Code (GWC) is a national organization launched in 2012 as a nonprofit organization working to inspire, educate, and equip girls with computing skills to pursue 21st century opportunities. The aim is to close the gender gap in the technology and engineering sectors by offering computer science education and tech industry exposure to 5th – 12th grade girls throughout the academic year. More information is available here.

Engineering Outreach Policies

Please review the Engineering Outreach Policiesso you and your student(s) understand the expectations for participation in the K-12 Engineering Academies