Santa Barbara High School Computer Science Academy
Enrollment in computer science classes is open to all interested SBHS students. Students interested in three or more years of computer science may apply to join the Computer Science Master Program. Computer science students will be encouraged to participate in
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In October, our computer science students have the opportunity to meet Paul Berberian from Sphero. Sphero is the company that created the app-enabled BB-8 Star Wars toy which sold out on its first day. In 2010, it was just a start-up company. In 2011, its connected play robots hit the shelves. By 2015, it was invited to participate in the Disney Accelerator Program and it sold over one million Sphero robots. For more information, visit http://www.sphero.com or ask a CS student who attended!
Edward Birch, President and CEO of the Mosher Foundation notes, “We are pleased to support this exceptional initiative by the Computer Science Academy, which will bring coding and other essential learning opportunities to a greater number of high school students. The skill sets learned as part of this initiative are absolutely essential in today’s world.” Read More…