Computer Science Local Contest, Events & AP Test Dates
CONTESTS + EVENTS → UPDATED for 2018-19 :
Which contests do we want to join???
- OCTOBER 3 → Registration Deadline for Cyber Patriot Hacker Contest dates
- OCTOBER 13-14 → Denver Maker Faire LET’s PLAN A CLASS FIELD TRIP HERE!!!
- NOVEMBER 9 → CO Flag CAEA Redesign Contest GFX due by 5 PM in Breckenridge!!!
- DECEMBER 3-9 → Computer Science Education Week!! Should we offer a schoolwide Hour of Code → How can we promote CS in another way? RNN announcements?
- Begin JANUARY → AP Explore Tasks!!!
- JANUARY 8? → JeffCon (district-wide technology share for a day; limited to ten students; Brian Todd will be there; Registration due the Tuesday before req signed parent form + online form)
- Sat, JANUARY 6 → First Robotics Competition KICKOFF!! Need to have raised $5000 to purchase materials to compete → all school receive kits on this day
- JANUARY 7-JANUARY 21 → First Robotics 6 week First Robotics Build Period
- FEBRUARY → Career & Technical Education Month statewide
- FEBRUARY 1 → Deadline to enter Skills USA CO Event
- Sat FEBRUARY 17 → First Robotics Scrimmage
- Tues FEBRUARY 20 → First Robotics STOP BUILD Day
- Thurs-Sat, MARCH 21-24 → First Robotics CO Regional Competition
- Fri, APRIL 13 → School of Mines HS Programming Competition (registration closed 4/2 last year)
- APRIL → AP Test Create Tasks!!!
- APRIL 28 → Denver Code Quest Contest at Lockheed Martin
- MAY 10? → AP 2-Hour, Paper-Based, Written Test
Other Competition Ideas suggested by fellow students...
- 08/07/2018-10/5/2018 → CLUB Qualifier Ladder
- 11/19/2018-02/11/2019 → CHALLENGE Qualifier Ladder
- 03/11/2019-04/08/2019 → LAST CHANCE Qualifier Ladder