EDUCATION

HARTNELL COLLEGE K-12 STEM PROGRAMS

A leader in programs of innovation and design for youth on the central coast

Mission

We provide dense STEM, hands-on experiences for thousands of Kinder to 12th grade students, incorporating advanced technology and family involvement, feeding the already successful STEM pathways in the Salinas Valley.

HAVE FUN WHILE LEARNING TO CREATE

These six week developing intensive programs help students learn the fundamentals of coding and collaborating in team based projects. Programming has never been so fun!

OUR PROGRAMS

NASA MAA

Students will learn about STEM through fun and exciting activities with our NASA designed curriculum. This program is 8 weeks long and is offered on Saturdays at your student’s school site. Hartnell NASA MAA is one of only nine sites in the Nation!

CODER DOJO

CoderDojo Hartnell College (CDHC) is an Educational Program brought by Hartnell College. CDHC is a fun and FREE computer-coding club where young people can learn how to develop websites, web applications, and games.

MAKER SPACE

Makerspace is a creative, DIY spaces where people can gather to create, invent, and learn. We offer 3D printers, software, electronics, craft and hardware supplies and tools, and more to develop and ignite an interest in young participants to create!

PRACTICE MAKES PERFECT

We know about your hectic schedule. We also know the only way you truly understand a subject is by practicing it in a real environment. This is why we’ve set a playground area that’s full of hours of exercises, questions and challenges. 

HANDS ON ASSISTANCE

We offer our programs to take place in person to help create in a team environment. It takes place in our vast campus locations in the Alisal School District. Here you’ll be able to use creative resources and learn from skilled instructors on how to create.

LEARN FROM THE BEST

Join our course and start building the most wanted career available today. We make sure every class is easily understood, and that all students reach the same level of expertise needed for today’s hi-tech industry.

CONTACT US

Julie Stephens-Carrillo
Director K-12 STEM Programs

WE ARE HERE

1752 E. Alisal Street, Salinas, CA 93905 Phone: 831-755-6970
Cell: (831) 269-9280
Email: jstephenscarrillo@hartnell.edu

OUR UPCOMING EVENTS