Spring PYLUSD 2018

The 2nd district-wide AppJam+ Program & Showcase Finale Event concluded on June 7th with students from all 6 Junior High Schools in the Placentia-Yorba Linda School District and 1 High School. Dreams for Schools partnered with the Orange County Center for International Trade Development to bring AppJam+ to Valencia High School students and have them build apps with the theme of Global Trade & Business. The Showcase finale event was held at the Performing Arts Center in Placentia-Yorba Linda and featured presentations from 32 student teams.

With nearly 150 middle school students from Bernardo Yorba Middle School, Kraemer Middle School, Travis Ranch School, Tuffree Middle School, Valadez Middle School Academy, Yorba Linda Middle School, and Valencia High School, judges had an incredibly tough task to select 4 four winners to take the prize. In addition to the friendly judging competition, a "Best Poster" award was voted on by participating students

Showcase Winners:
1st Place: Team Snacker Hackers (Kraemer Middle School)
2nd Place: Jamming Robot Unicorns (Tuffree Middle School)
3rd Place: The Ping Pongs (Bernardo Yorba Middle School)
4th Place: The Undergrads (Kraemer Middle School)
Student Favorite (Best Poster): The Invaders (Bernardo Yorba Middle School)
Center for International Trade Development Category Winner: Team Error 404 (Valencia High School)

Learn more about the apps created by the students teams from each school by clicking through the school tabs below.