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Success Stories

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

Make School Alumni

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."

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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!"

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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!"

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Ishani ThakurMade Draggin' in 2014

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

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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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