P-Tech Extended Day Program

Read below for information on the extended day program

Tuesdays and Thursdays: Academic Program

Students will be provided with academic enhancement and support, based on the specific needs of our students. Certified staff will be available to support students with different content areas, homework questions, and one to one tutoring. This will also serve to provide time for students to complete assignments and work on group projects.

Wednesdays: STEM Enrichment

Students will be exposed to a variety of STEM lessons, including robotics, coding, and design challenges.


November to December students will be learning:

  • Robotics

    • Using 15 Finch Robots as part of the Loan Program

  • Robotics and Coding

    • Ozobots (Creating Movement Using Code)

  • STEM Challenges

    • Keva Plank Challenges


Below you will have access to information regarding the different STEM activities.

Robotic Finch

The Finch is a small robot designed to inspire and delight students learning computer science by providing them a tangible and physical representation of their code. The Finch has support for over a dozen programming languages, including environments appropriate for students. Click on the image for more information regarding curriculum and resources.

Ozobots and OzoBlockly

Ozobots are tiny robots that blend our physical and digital worlds into one. It teaches students about movement with robotics, coding, and programming. Ozobots technology can recognize lines, colors, and color codes on both a hard surface and can be programmed to move using a digital platform as well. Click on the image for more information regarding curriculum and resources.

Keva Planks

KEVA Planks are wooden planks that can be used for designing and building for all ages. KEVA Planks provide and avenue for students to create structures, bridges, and anything imaginable with the simple use of blocks They are great to learn architecture and engineering, in order to create a sense of stability, foundation, and balance. Click on the image for more information regarding curriculum and resources.