STEM and ENGINEERING CLUBS
Girls Who Code
Girls Who Code is a nationwide free after-school program for 6th-12 grade girls to learn computer programming and technology skills. The Cornerstone Girls Who Code Club is in its fifth year of operation.
Junior Engineering Club
This club strives to engage Kindergarten-Third Grade students in a wide assortment of Engineering activities. Fun activities that inspire the joy of learning are the focus of this club.
Pre-K Engineering Club
Pre-K Students get in on the action of learning basic STEM skills using LEGO Early Simple Machine manipulatives. Concepts
As part of the Cornerstone STEM philosophy it was decided that our school has a civic responsibility to those provide STEM learning opportunities to students outside of our school community. We do this through a variety of programs with no financial burden to the members.
Girls Who Code was founded with the mission of closing the gender gap in technology. Available to all 4th-12th Grade girls in Marion County, The Cornerstone Girls Who Code chapter was founded in 2008 and follows the following core values:
Join a safe and supportive environment of peers and role models where girls learn to see themselves as computer scientists.
Learn the concepts of loops, variables, conditionals and functions that form the basis for all programming languages.
Work in teams to design a computer science impact project that solves real world problems the girls care about.