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Clubs, Contests, and Events 109
Clubs, Contests, and Events


Computer Club

A computer club extracurricular activity takes place Wednesdays after school in room 305, until about 4:15 pm. All NHS students are welcome. During this time, students may work on computer-related assignments, or may learn new programming languages, or write programs just for fun. Some students may wish to prepare for the annual Canadian Computing Competition, sponsored by the University of Waterloo, at the end of February.

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Beaver Computing Challenge

This problem-solving contest is open to Grade 9 and 10 students and does not require any programming background. It takes place in early November. For more information, see the University of Waterloo website Beaver Contest.​​​​​​​​​

 

 


Canadian Computing Competition

This programming contest takes place at the end of February and is open to all high school students. Competitors may choose between the Junior and Senior levels. For more information, see the University of Waterloo website CCC.​​​​​​​​​​​​​

 



 

 

C​S Education Week and the Hour of Code

Computer Science Education Week is observed each year in recognition of the birthday of computing pioneer Admiral Grace Murray Hopper (9 December 1906). One of the events held during this week is the Hour of Code, a one-hour introduction to computer science, designed to demystify "code" and show how anyone can learn the basics to be a maker, a creator, an innovator. For more information, see the CS Education Week website and the Hour of Code website​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

 
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