Teen Coding @ Central Piedmont is geared towards middle and high school students who are interested in computer science. Taught by experts, students will learn how to plan, design, develop, deploy, protect and maintain web based applications throughout these immersive 4-week module courses.  

Days: Saturdays
Time: 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Tuition: $300 per course
Location: Central Piedmont's Central Campus 


HTML and CSS  
February 5 - 26, 2022 

HTML and CSS are fundamental languages that compose all webpages on the Internet; website  technology from simple personal sites to enterprise level software use HTML to structure each page. CSS  is an extension to HTML that allows the rapid styling of web pages for customization and aesthetic considerations.
*Grades 6th-8th

Requirement: Google account
Homework: In brainstorming ideas, students should have identified three images in preparation to upload images to their webpage(s). These can be personal photos or cited images from the Internet. The web page should be based on a  topic of their interest. 
Product: Tabled multi-page website with multiple forms of media 

JavaScript 
March 5 - 26, 2022 

Web pages can do more than format text. JavaScript handles basic programming logic in web sites. Basic  mathematics and decision making can be embedded into web pages for intelligent behaviors. 
*Grades 8th-10th

Requirement: Google account
Homework: Students will find websites with behaviors they wish to implement with JavaScript. 
Product: Website with motion, animations, or business behavior using HTML and JavaScript 

Cybersecurity
April 2 - 30, 2022
(*No class on April 16, due to the spring break/Easter weekend)

Cybersecurity is crucial to national and economic security as we become even more reliant on cyber-based technology in every aspect of our lives. The goal of this course is to inspire, sustain and Increase awareness of cybersecurity through hands-on instruction and activities. Students will learn internet etiquette and skills to stay safe online by having a better understanding of digital footprints, how to protect private information, implications of cyberbullying and much much more. Also, explore career opportunities that utilize talents in cybersecurity.

*Grades 9th-12th

Requirement: Google account


Course Registration


HTML & CSS Course
Saturdays
February 5 , 12, 19, 26
9:00am - 1:00pm
Central Campus: 1201 Elizabeth Avenue, Charlotte, NC
Javascript
Saturdays
March 5 , 12, 19, 26
9:00am - 1:00pm
Central Campus: 1201 Elizabeth Avenue, Charlotte, NC
Cybersecurity
Saturdays
April 2 , 9, 23, 30
9:00am-1:00pm
Central Campus: 1201 Elizabeth Avenue, Charlotte, NC
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Coder Acceptance


All tuition and related fees must be paid in advance prior to being accepted into coding institute. Note that payment does not guarantee acceptance as minimum and maximum enrollment apply. Fees are paid online, and your coder's registration is secured once payment is received and confirmed.


Coder Information Forms


In an effort to streamline our registration process, the Student Information and Medication Authorization Forms will be submitted via our online portal after your registration is complete and confirmed. Your coder will not be allowed into the Teen Coding sessions without our receipt of your completed medical forms. All participants must have a Student Information Form on file, but the Medication Authorization Form is only required if your coder needs to take medicine during the hours of the course. Please note that the Medication Authorization Form requires the signature of the prescribing doctor.


Drop-off and Pick-up

  • Please make sure that your coder arrives on time and is picked up in a timely manner.
  • Drop-off/Pick-up windows vary for each session.
  • Camp staff are not able to supervise your coder before or after session hours.  
  • Coders may not leave campus without written permission.
Releasing Coders

In accordance with our safety policy, students may only be released to the legal guardian or an authorized adult listed on the Student Transportation/Pick-Up section of the Student Information Form. All adults must present a photo ID. If the adult is not listed, he/she will not be permitted to take the child from the session. 

We understand that emergencies arise; in which case, please contact 704.330.6035 with formal documentation to make a change in the transportation/pick-up needs of the student.  Emailed requests must match the contact information stated in the registration. 

Participant Drivers
(For those coders who are able to drive themselves to and from camp )

Parents should sign the coder in the first day and complete the Transportation Release Form. Once the release form is signed, the student may drive himself or herself to and from camp.


Refund Policy


Thank you for investing in your coder's knowledge. We are not able to provide refunds.