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Academy of Information Technology

About this academy . . .

pawprintThe Academy of Information Technology (AOIT) program is the only true computer programming academy in the district.  The course is taught using the Java programming language as the foundation.  Instruction begins with programming foundations using TeenCoder, an online computer science curriculum which provides hands-on programming activities.  In addition to Java, students will learn to program applications for Androids and will be introduced to other software, including gaming, visualization and data mining, using various online resources.

 

During the senior year, students prepare for and take the AP Computer Science A exam.

 

Students also have the opportunity to partner with a local business to develop real world software application.  Training encompasses research, textbooks, verbal ann visual training, and skill development through hands-on activities.

Academy Curriculum

9th Grade -- Foundations in Programming

10th Grade -- Procedural Programming

11th Grade -- Object-Oriented Programming Fundamentals

12th Grade -- AP Computer Science A

2018-2019: Academy Instructors

Mr. Alagily (9th and 11th Grades)
saagily@escambia.k12.fl.us

Ms. Massey (10th and 12th Grades)
mmassey@escambia.k12.fl.us

Industry Certification

MTA Developer - Software Development

AP Computer Science A (Senior Year)

College Board curriculum

AP Exam preparation