Two-weeks of coding tutorials and practice will be provided by Upperline, the leading coding programs for High School Students in New York City.

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The cost of the program is $2,000 for full price attendees. There will be significant financial aid for those who need it. 

Cost & Financial Aid

Possible Projects

There are many different projects that students can focus on during first pitch. We hope that you want to take risks and build something truly unique and challenging.

  • Social networking app with a focus

  • Connecting existing web apps to add functionality

  • Presenting unique information in an interesting layout

Skill set

We will be learning and using professional-grade languages and tools to build complete web apps:

  • Ruby
  • Command Line
  • Sinatra
  • MVC
  • APIs


March/April, 2017 - Applications - Apply to First Pitch.

July 24 to August 4, 2017 - Camp - Two-week intensive coding with Upperline.

September, 2017 - Pitch - Share minimal viable product, and pitch.  


You can read a longer explanation behind the motivation and learning process on Medium.