Building Excellent Computer Science Programs Across Oregon

Teach quality computer science to positively impact the next generation in Oregon.

Did You Know?

  • Oregon does not have K-12 computer science standards

  • Oregon does not require high schools to offer computer science

  • CodeHS curriculum is free

Oregon Computer Science Stats

  • 788 students in Oregon took the Advanced Placement Computer Science exams in 2019 (369 AP CSA, 419 AP CSP); only 22% of exams were taken by females
  • Computer programmers and software developers in Oregon have an average annual salary of $95,390, which is significantly higher than the average state salary at $52,000

Sources: College Board, Department of Education, Bureau of Labor Statistics

Oregon Computer Science Pathway

CodeHS courses align with Oregon middle school and high school computer science standards for a robust grade 6-12 pathway.

Intro to Programming with Karel the Dog (Ace)
Computer Science Explorations 1
Computer Science Explorations 2
Python Basics with Tracy 1
Python Basics with Tracy 2
Web Design (Kahlo)
Introduction to Game Design with p5play
Introduction to Computer Science in JavaScript (Corgi)
Introduction to Computer Science in Python
Web Design (Picasso)
Introduction to Virtual Reality
AP Computer Science Principles
Fundamentals of Cybersecurity
Mobile Apps
AP Computer Science A (Nitro)

Top-Notch Professional Development

Online & in-person training for teachers to build the knowledge and confidence to teach excellent computer science courses.

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Oregon Policies & Resources

Based on Oregon’s STEM Education Plan, Oregon will adopt computer science standards and increase the number of high school computer science-related course offerings by at least 50%. Oregon currently does not require computer science in schools, however, the state has passed a policy to allow computer science to count as a fourth science elective for graduation.

Source: Oregon Department of Education

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CodeHS Privacy Policy for Oregon

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