Building Excellent Computer Science Programs Across Arizona

Teach quality computer science to positively impact the next generation in Arizona.

Did You Know?

  • Arizona has K-12 computer science standards

  • Arizona does not require high schools to offer computer science

  • CodeHS courses are aligned to Arizona computer science standards

  • CodeHS curriculum is free

Arizona Computer Science Stats


  • 1,108 students in Arizona took the Advanced Placement Computer Science exams in 2018 (487 AP CS A, 621 AP CSP); only 24% of exams were taken by females
  • Computer programmers and software developers in Arizona have an average annual salary of $99,476, which is higher than the overall average state salary at $49,290

Sources: College Board, Code.org, Bureau of Labor Statistics

Arizona Computer Science Pathway

CodeHS courses align with Arizona middle school and high school computer science standards for a robust grade 6-12 pathway.

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12th
Intro to Programming with Karel the Dog (Ace)
Intro to Python with Tracy
Introduction to the Internet
World of Computing
Introduction to Cybersecurity (Caesar)
Web Design (Matisse)
Computing Ideas (Lovelace)
Creative Computing (HS)
Introduction to Computer Science in JavaScript (Golden)
Web Design (Picasso)
Introduction to Virtual Reality
Intro to Computer Science in Python 3
AP Computer Science Principles
Fundamentals of Cybersecurity
AP Computer Science A (Nitro)
Mobile Apps

We've Got Arizona Standards Covered

CodeHS maps all of the standards from Arizona to our courses, offering aligned and engaging curriculum in our 6-12 pathway.

Standards Framework View Alignment
Arizona 6 View (69.6%)
Arizona 7 View (60.9%)
Arizona 8 View (60.9%)
Arizona 9-12 View (100%)

Top-Notch Professional Development

Online & in-person training for teachers to build the knowledge and confidence to teach excellent computer science courses.

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Arizona Policies & Resources

In 2018, the Arizona State Board of Education and the Arizona Department of Education developed new K-12 computer science standards. Arizona Governor Doug Ducey, a huge supporter of computer science education, also announced $1 million dollars in funding to support computer science professional development in the 2019 fiscal budget.

Source: Arizona Governor Doug Ducey Office of Education

CodeHS Privacy Policy for Arizona

CodeHS is a member of the Student Data Privacy Consortium (SDPC) in many states. Your district can sign Exhibit E to execute the agreement for your state.

Explore our Privacy Center to learn more.