Scratchwerk Academy is a virtual computer science school committed to preparing our students with the tech skills of the future. Grow your student's curiosity with a focus on computer science and mathematics.
Scratchwerk Academy is a rigorous computer science school for advanced students in grades 2nd and up. Our curriculum instills student confidence with a focus on Mathematics, Coding, and Black History. Admission is selective. Supplemental curriculum available for parents, after-school providers, and schools.
At Scratchwerk, we are a talented group of certified software professionals with over 45 years of combined educational and application development experience. As people of color, our mission for Scratchwerk Academy is to increase the minority representation within the field of tech.
Our unique curriculum has been formalized through great partnerships with community organizations. Since our inception, we've been committed to educating and equipping students in our underserved communities with software development skills.
Scratchwerk Academy follows industry computer science standards. Our specialized curriculum challenges student's proficiency and ability to pursue careers as Software Developers, Computer Engineers, Data Scientists, and more.
Funded by our partnership with Scratchwerk Technology and other generous organizations, tuition and admission are FREE at Scratchwerk Academy for virtual students. We're committed to building an elite educational experience designed and sustained by our community.
Access to all intro coding courses, including Bash Programming, Command Prompts, and more. Access to laptop and webcam required to participate.Next Step
Full access to advance courses including videos, exercises, and quizzes. Courses include API and Full Stack Development, Continuous Integration, and more.Next Step
Students should have the opportunity of seeing themselves in every step of their educational experience. Scratchwerk Academy is dedicated to going beyond exposure and verifying that our students are equipped with the confidence and computer science skills needed for their future.
Our Scratchwerk Academy spring courses are perfect for students seeking to stay ahead or improve their computer science skills. Virtual instruction is live, and seating is limited.
Scratchwerk Academy is open to students entering grades 2nd-12th. Admission is selective and based on student grade point average, aptitude and enthusiasm. Parent participation required.
New parents and administrators must schedule an initial interview to review program requirements.Schedule Here
The assessment course is designed to test student's overall initative along with their current computer science exposure and skillsets.
Our staff will review assessment performance and contact you to discuss your start date. Recommendation letters required for GPA below 2.5.