Autrey Mill student first in Ga. Tech programming competition

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JOHNS CREEK, Ga. – Members of Sharon McGee’s computer club from Autrey Mill Middle School participated Nov. 18 in the 2012 Scratch Competition that was held by the Institute of Computing Education at Georgia Tech.

Alexandra Jimenez, an Autrey Mill Middle School seventh-grader and member of the Computer Tech Club, took first place in Tech’s Middle School Individual Game Competition. The focus this year has been on introducing programming using Scratch. 

The club will also be attending the Fulton County Technology Fair Competition in January. Other AMMS participants were Aurian Fassih, Adar Horowitz and Krister Erickson.