CoderDojo Silicon Valley
2-Day Hackathon

@ Saratoga Library

Feburary 1st, 8:30-6:00 PM
Feburary 2nd, 8:30-3:00 PM

A high school hackathon focused on creating tools for others to learn.

Our Team

The Mountain View High School Ignition Club, in partnership with CoderDojo Silicon Valley

Age Range

13-17 years old

Our Theme



1st place team: $250 Amazon Gift Card

2nd place team: $150 Amazon Gift Card

3rd place team: $100 Amazon Gift Card


Day 1

Time Event
8:30-9:00 AM
  • Drop-off
  • Check-in
9:00-9:30 AM
  • Opening Ceremony
9:30 AM
  • Start Hacking
12:30-1:30 PM
  • Lunch
5:30-6:00 PM
  • Wrap up
  • Pick-up

Day 2

Time Event
8:30 AM
  • Doors Open
  • Continue Hacking
  • Make Presentations
11:30-12:30 AM
  • Presentations
12:30-1:30 PM
  • Lunch
  • Judging
1:30-2:30 PM
  • Awards
  • Wrap-up


13650 Saratoga Ave, Saratoga, CA 95070

Our Sponsors


  1. Teams build products during the hackathon from scratch - whether they be websites, mobile apps, or games.
  2. Teams can build whatever they want, but their products must be education-related in order to be considered for prizes.
  3. There will be judging on day 2, in which judges will listen to product pitches, filling out a scoring sheet that will be used to determine prizes.
  4. Teams can choose whether to present publicly or not to present.
  5. Maximum of 5 people per team.


Q: What meals are served?

A: Breakfast and lunch for both days. If you have allergies, it’s recommended to bring your own meals.

Q: How are teams formed?

A: We’ll set teams up officially on the day of! You can also set up your teams outside of the event.

Q: Are there resources available during the hackathon to help me learn?

A: Yes! There will be mentors on hand at the event!

Q: Is it overnight?

A: No, but you are free to work on the project at home between the two event days.

Q: What is the criteria for judging?

A: Idea and concept, technical progress made during the competition, code quality, feasibility, creativity, technical complexity, and presentation.

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