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ComputerXplorers Academy - STEM / Tech Club

SUPERCHARGE YOUR LEARNING WITH OUR FUN WEEKLY TECH CLASSES

Join us every week at ComputerXplorers Academy for a tech adventure like no other. Children from the age of 3 and up explore a huge range of technology expertly guided by our friendly tutors.

With fun sessions on everything from coding, robotics and physical computing to web design, creative 3D animation and digital arts there is something to spark every child’s creativity.

Our small groups encourage collaboration and problem-solving, celebrating each child’s achievement while building self-confidence. It’s the perfect way to prepare children for a technology-driven future.

Our passion for all things tech has already inspired thousands of children across the UK.

Who to contact

Contact Name
ComputerXplorers Academy Team
Contact Position
ComputerXplorers Academy Team
Telephone
02381 940006
E-mail
southampton@computerxplorers.co.uk
Website
ComputerXplorers Academy Website
Facebook
https://www.facebook.com/ComputerXplorersSouthampton
Twitter
https://twitter.com/CompXplorersUK

Where to go

Name
The Mountbatten School
Address
Whitenap Lane
Romsey
Chandlers Ford
Southampton
Postcode
SO53 2LL
Notes

Meet At the school Reception, A member of of our team will you there and return the children back to the reception at the end of the class.

Accessibility
Wheelchair access, Disabled parking

Time / Date Details

When is it on
Saturdays - 9am
Time of day
Morning
Session Information
MiniXplorers Ages 3-6 Years - 09-09:45
JuniorXplorers Ages 7-9 Years - 10-11:00
TechXplorers Ages 10-13 Years - 11-15-12:15
ProXplorers Ages 13-16 12:30 -13:30

Other Details

Costs

Table of costs
Table of costs
AmountCost Type
40 per month
Details
How much does it cost? When your child joins ComputerXplorers Academy you pay a monthly subscription fee by direct debit from the point of enrolment to July. ComputerXplorers Academy for MiniXplorers is £40 per month. ComputerXplorers Academy for JuniorXplorers is £40 per month ComputerXplorers Academy for TechXplorers is £40 per month. Over the course of a year your child will experience a wide range of technology focusing on different aspects at different times. The big benefit of the Academy (apart from the obvious awesome tech fun) is the diversity of the offering across an extended period. You may cancel your subscription with one month's notice, but we hope that your child will love it so much it won’t be something you will need to consider.

Availability

Other notes

How does it work?

ComputerXplorers Academy operates from September to July in line with the school calendar ie no classes during school holidays. Children attend one session per week in term time.

Over the course of a year your child will experience a wide range of technology focusing on different aspects at different times. The big benefit of the Academy (apart from the obvious awesome tech fun) is the diversity of the offering across an extended period.

Dependent on the age of your child these are just some of the areas we are likely to cover: 3D design and printing, augmented reality, app design, digital arts, animation, game design, robotics, engineering, electronics, coding and the latest Minecraft skills.

The children see ComputerXplorers Academy as a fun place to go, be creative and learn cool new tech skills.

Parents are delighted with seeing the excitement on their children's faces and seeing what they can achieve from the educational content delivered.

How much does it cost?

When your child joins ComputerXplorers Academy you pay a monthly subscription fee by direct debit from the point of enrolment to July.

  • ComputerXplorers Academy for MiniXplorers is £40 per month.
  • ComputerXplorers Academy for JuniorXplorers is £40 per month
  • ComputerXplorers Academy for TechXplorers is £40 per month.

Over the course of a year your child will experience a wide range of technology focusing on different aspects at different times. The big benefit of the Academy (apart from the obvious awesome tech fun) is the diversity of the offering across an extended period.

You may cancel your subscription with one month's notice, but we hope that your child will love it so much it won’t be something you will need to consider.

Where can I find an Academy?

ComputerXplorers Academy Romsey takes place weekly at Mountbatten Secondary School, Romsey

ComputerXplorers Academy Bitterne takes place weekly at Itchen College, Bitterne

What’s the right group for my child?

It is most likely that your child will be best suited to the age range listed for each group. However, the age range is a guide only and we will work with you to identify the most suitable group for your child.

  • MiniXplorers: 3 to 6 years
  • JuniorXplorers: 7 to 9 years
  • TechXplorers: 10 to 13 years

Are your classes COVID-secure?

We carefully manage our groups to ensure that your children and our staff stay safe while having fun.

  • Social distancing rules are complied with - group numbers are reduced where necessary.
  • Keyboards, computers and mice are sanitised before and after each class.
  • Children are required to sanitise their hands on entering and leaving class.
  • Computers will not be shared during the pandemic.

What skills does my child need to join ComputerXplorers Academy?

We welcome children of all levels and abilities. No previous experience is needed in any of our groups.

It’s a chance to dig deeper into a favourite subject, discover a new passion or just try something new out of school.

Whether your child is a tech-lover, tech-curious or a complete beginner they will feel at home at ComputerXplorers Academy.

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