openPR Logo
Press release

CodeWizardsHQ Launches its 2nd Annual Free Global Kids Coding Challenge

03-10-2021 09:45 AM CET | Science & Education

Press release from: CodeWizardsHQ

Deep Space Cyber Chase

Deep Space Cyber Chase

CodeWizardsHQ is proud to present the second annual global kids Code Challenge, Deep Space Crystal Chase. The Code Challenge is a free event that is designed to be beginner friendly for ages 8-18. This event gives all kids the opportunity to try coding in a fun context that motivates them to learn more. Over 2,000 students and parents participated in the first Code Challenge in 2020 and over 6,500 voted for the grand prize winners. 97% of feedback received indicated that participants wanted to learn more about coding after the event.

“We were very happy with last year’s turnout and how much kids enjoyed being involved! We knew it would be fun, but we were surprised at how invested they were. Our student would come into class talking about the game and give each other hints. They were also able to help the kids playing who were coding for the first time. It was so much fun and I happen to know that this year is going to be even better,” Margaret Choi, Code Challenge Event Coordinator.

As kids follow the story of our hero Nym and his quest through the galaxy to save the Xocron crystal, they’ll be presented with 21 Python based coding questions. These questions first explain the coding principles, relevant across most coding languages, and then ask for that principle to be applied to help Nym race from planet to planet. Each correct answer earns the ability to move on to the next question. After those 21 questions, players earn a $25 CodeWizardsHQ gift card and access to the boss level. To defeat the boss, they will need to write a short program in Python or JavaScript. Anyone who writes a successful program will be placed in the Hall of Champions for public vote. The top 3 winners will receive a t-shirt and cash prize of $100, $50, and $25 for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place, respectively.

“The coding challenge is an exciting opportunity, accessible to kids around the globe, to try this wonderful world of programming. By participating in this free challenge, more kids have an opportunity to learn how coding works and apply it in a fun way. What we saw last year is also families (moms, dads, developer uncles) engaging with kids in this coding challenge every day for three weeks. We sparked an interest in both parents and kids to want to know more about STEM and coding education. And that is what our mission of preparing kids for a digital future is all about.” Jey Iyempandi, CEO and Founder of CodeWizardsHQ.

Deep Space Crystal Chase makes learning coding fun, engaging, and educational for kids. The event starts on April 5th, but even late attendees can still catch up until April 25th. The boss level is issued April 28th and participants have through April 30th to submit their code. The voting round takes place May 3rd-7th with winners announced on May 14th.

To learn more and sign up, go to

11900 Jollyville Rd
Austin, TX 78720

CodeWizardsHQ is the leading online coding school for kids and teens ages 8-18. We deliver the most fun and effective live, online coding classes that teach real programming languages like Python, Java, HTML/CSS, and JavaScript. Founded in 2015, we’ve been teaching exclusively online for over 5 years, boast a 93% student success rate, and offer the only high school coding internship program. Our mission is to prepare students for success in the digital world by teaching them how to code. New classes are beginning year-round for grades 3-12.

For more information visit

This release was published on openPR.

Permanent link to this press release:

Please set a link in the press area of your homepage to this press release on openPR. openPR disclaims liability for any content contained in this release.

You can edit or delete your press release CodeWizardsHQ Launches its 2nd Annual Free Global Kids Coding Challenge here

News-ID: 2254108 • Views: 490

More Releases from CodeWizardsHQ

CodeWizardsHQ Gears Up for Its Biggest Black Friday Yet: $5 for 1-hour coding cl …
(Austin, Texas, November 23, 2020) CodeWizardsHQ launches their 2020 Black Friday Sale early on Monday November 23rd and they’re preparing for a massive influx of students. Their sale of a 1-hour kids coding class for $5 offers the lowest prices of the year, 87% off their regular price of $39. This reduced rate makes coding accessible to more kids, though it’s not just the sign-ups from the sale that

More Releases for Code

Low-code and No-code Development Platform Market latest Analysis and Growth Fore …
The Low-code and No-code Development Platform market research report is proficient and top to bottom research by specialists on the current state of the industry. This statistical surveying report gives the most up to date industry information and industry future patterns, enabling you to distinguish the items and end clients driving income development and benefit. It centres around the real drivers and restrictions for the key players and present challenge
QR Code Labels Market Booming Segments; Investors Seeking Growth | Visualead, Eg …
Worldwide QR Code Labels Market In-depth Research Report 2021, Forecast to 2026 is latest research study released by AMA evaluating the market risk side analysis, highlighting opportunities and leveraged with strategic and tactical decision-making support. The report provides information on market trends and development, growth drivers, technologies, and the changing investment structure of the Global QR Code Labels Market. Some of the key players profiled in the study are Visualead
Global No-Code and Low-Code Development Platforms Software Market Industry Data …
Market Overview The No-Code and Low-Code Development Platforms Software market report provides a detailed analysis of global market size, regional and country-level market size, segmentation market growth, market share, competitive Landscape, sales analysis, impact of domestic and global market players, value chain optimization, trade regulations, recent developments, opportunities analysis, strategic market growth analysis, product launches, area marketplace expanding, and technological innovations. The global No-Code and Low-Code Development Platforms Software market size is expected to gain
Global Low Code Development Platform Market | low code development open source,l …
In order to study the various trends and patterns prevailing in the concerned market, Market Research Reports Search Engine (MRRSE) has included a new report titled “Low Code Development Platform Market” to its wide online database. This research assessment offers a clear insight about the influential factors that are expected to transform the global market in the near future. Get Report Sample Copy on Low Code Development Platform Market @ This
Get Your Financial Apps Developed in OneGo- Low-Code Or No-Code Scalable
With mobile app downloads reaching a staggering figure, there is a great demand for developing hassle-free Financial Apps. Here is why you should go for no-code or low-code platforms to make your job easier. Learn How Our Apps Can Help Your Business @ The demand for having everything on the mobile is increasing. Users want to have all of it in one place from their movie tickets to electricity bills. According
2D Bar Code Marketing Industry Analysis, Technology Advancement, Market Size, St …
This report studies the global 2D Bar Code Marketing market, analyzes and researches the 2D Bar Code Marketing development status and forecast in United States, EU, Japan, China, India and Southeast Asia. This report focuses on the top players in global market, like Scanbuy NeoMedia Technologies Electronic Imaging Materials Wasp Barcode Technologies ZIH Arandell Corporation ... Market segment by Regions/Countries, this report covers United States EU Japan China India Southeast