Curriculum Spotlight: Robotics and Computer Programming
Grade 9 students plunge into hands-on learning, constructing their own robots using the versatile Lego and EV3 robotics system, each piece a stepping stone into the realm of basic engineering. Through the interactive platform of Scratch, they are introduced to the captivating world of block programming. This course, designed as an exploratory journey, stirs students to discern their passion and potential in computer science, empowering them to make informed decisions about pursuing advanced studies in this field or venturing into other domains such as creative arts, mathematics, or history. The academic path is paved with riveting course options in computer science and engineering, reaching up to the zenith of honors and advanced placement classes. The Oak Knoll experience is not just learning; it’s an adventure in discovery and innovation.