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Success Stories

We’re extremely proud of our students. Below are a few of their stories.

Kai Drayton-YeeMade Core' in 2016

A quote from her mom, Shirley Yee:

"What a community... As [a] mother who invests so much of my time, money, energy and life focusing on helping [my daughter] have a successful launch from home into her future, the Make School Summer Academy has been, by far one of the very best academic and educational experiences [she] has ever had. Thank you for investing in my daughter, her future and her dreams."

Teresa Ibarra Built First World Problems in 2014

Lowell High School '2015, winner of the ESA Loft Fellowship.

"In only four months, I went from having little experience coding to presenting the game that I built and launched during the Summer Academy at the White House!"

Rudy Gomez Built Jumpfrog Game in 2014

"I met the co-founder of, a Silicon Valley startup, at the Make School demo day. I showed him what I had built and now I work there developing their SDK and more importantly getting paid to do what I love!"

Ishani ThakurMade Draggin' in 2014

Winner of the Make School Summer Academy
Demo Day Audience Choice Award

A quote from her mom, Prabha Krishna:

"The Make School Summer Academy truly cemented our daughter's interest in Computer Science. She had tons of fun while learning the skills necessary to deliver a real world product!"

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