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Junior Engineers

Wednesdays 3:30-5:30 for ages 11 to 18

  • Starts Jan 24, 2024
  • 200 US dollars
  • The June Bug Center

Available spots

Service Description

Held every Wednesday from 3:30 to 5:30, students will learn how microcontrollers are used to control devices such as LEDs, temperature and humidity sensors, infrared motion detectors, ultrasonic distance sensors, active and passive buzzers, water level detectors, and a variety of other sensors. Such sensors make up the Internet of Things (IoT) that is extending the traditional Internet. Students will build circuits containing these devices and write code that will make the devices work. They will program in PictoBlox, a visual programming tool and Python, one of the most popular and widely used programming languages. For students aged 11 years old to 18 years old. Please keep any eye on your emails, important information is shared regularly! Tuition is based on a sliding scale. Please see our tuition chart in our handbook to see if you qualify for our reduced tuition. If you would like to apply for reduced tuition, please check the "reduced tuition" box on your form and wait for an email with an application. If you do not receive an application please email There is a 10% discount for all siblings, and if students sign up for multiple programs (must pay in person to receive a discount).

Upcoming Sessions

Cancellation Policy

Registration fees are fully refundable if cancellation is made before the program registration is closed: 2 days before the program begins, for summer camps, the Wednesday before the camp begins. If cancellation is made after registration is closed, only 50% of the registration fee will be refunded unless otherwise noted by the program description.

Contact Details

  • 251 Parkway Lane South, Floyd, VA, USA

    + (540) 745-6550

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