Computer Science (Loudonville High School) NEW! Fall of 2018

Program Information

Ever wonder how computer programmers make images move and games and apps work?  If so, do we have the class for you.  This introduction into computer science will allow students to explore the expanding world of technology and learn about the fundamentals of computer science while mastering the art of coding.  With an eye toward some of the highest paid and highest satisfying professions, students will learn Javascript, HTML, CSS and other processes as they apply their new found coding skills and tap into their creativity to design games, animations, and apps. 


Teacher:  Katy Baumgardner

Skills You Will Learn In This Program

  • Problem Solving
  • Beginning Block Coding
  • Text-Based Programming
  • Javascript
  • Webpage Construction
  • App Design
  • Coding with Robots & Devices
  • Algorithms & Programming


Career Opportunities

  • Social networking
  • Transportation, i.e. GPS, car (anti-lock brakes, electronic ignition, …), planes, trains
  • Medical systems: electronic health records, nearly all medical tests, telemedicine
  • Commerce: ecommerce, ATMs, credit cards, debit cards
  • Entertainment: iPods, digital TV, cable TV, movies, remote control devices
  • Scientific Research & Modeling
  • Cyber Communications & Warfare
  • Careers that aren't created yet!


Ready to get ahead? 

Taking control of your future is easier than you think. By finishing your high school education at Ashland County-West Holmes Career Center, you put yourself ahead of your peers with field experience a normal classroom could never replicate. Apply for this program and pursue your passion today!


Comp Sci Program Gets Up to Code
The school year began with Comp Sci students learning html and creating their own webpages on a topic of their choice.  The next unit is more fun as they learn coding for animation and games.   What a class!