Tuesday, 20 April 2021 06:41

Tom Represents the CBS in the Final

National Scratch Coding Competition

Congratulations to our 3rd year Coding student, Tom Dandoy, who has qualified for the National Final of the Scratch Coding Competition 2021. The final will take place online on Wednesday 21st April 2021.  Tom is one of 34 finalists from 215 entrants in the competition.

Tom has designed a computer game using scratch called Spaceship Battles 3 and you can check out this amazing game by clicking HERE

Below is Tom's video on YouTube describing the game 

Tom has been learning Scratch programming for game design since first year in his Coding class with Mr. Murphy. All Junior Cycle students in Ennistymon CBS now take a Computer Coding module for 3 years where they learn to design games, apps, websites etc.  During Technology Week, April 17th -23rd - all Junior Cycle students are doing a special module on Python Coding with Minecraft.

For more information on TECH WEEK click here


We wish Tom the very best of luck with the judges on Wednesday!


If you want to try our Beginners Guide to Coding click the scratch logo below

Next year it could be you...