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Engineering and Computer Sciences

About the Engineering & Computer Sciences Department 

The Engineering and Computer Sciences Department at Ponderosa High School is proud to offer a variety of Career and Technical Education courses. Students have the opportunity to explore STEM career fields that are estimated to grow by over 9 million positions by 2022.  All course offerings provide real world skills that will transfer into post-secondary education and the workforce. In addition to providing a variety of courses, students have the opportunity to join the Technology Student Association (TSA). This academic organization provides students the opportunity to apply classroom knowledge in a competitive environment. Students will have leadership opportunities, compete at a district, state and national level with the chance to travel, network, and receive scholarships for college.

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Student of the Month

Congratulations to Austin Ainsworth on being selected the Student of the Month for March! 

Austin is a hard working student who also steps in to help others after he has solved a complex problem. He was also part of a team that competed at TSA with one of the few Robots that completed the challenge course. Congratulations Austin!

Engineering & Computer Sciences Staff

Tom Flynn
Engineering and Computer Science Teacher
Dawn Hildenbrand
Multimedia Teacher
Courtney Tanguma
Department Chair