Key Information For Students and Parents (2018-2019)


Club Sponsor
Megan Coffey, Newton Teen Librarian

Volunteer Facilitators
Rebecca Gorelov

Raktim Sinha

David Miller

Volunteer TAs
Sophia Franklin

Student Ambassador
Antonia Januszewicz
Club website (this page):
Eligibility: Open to all students, Grades 6-12, by enrollment only. Registration closed Monday, October 8th. Please email Teen Librarian, for any questions, comments or concerns regarding enrollment. 

Registration is ended for the 2018-2019 year
  • Each club has 20 coders max - 10 returning club members and 10 new coders to Girls Who Code.

Club meetings: We have 2 sections: 
  1. Mondays 7:00pm-8:30pm
  2. Tuesdays 7:00pm-8:30pm

Meeting location: Newton Free Library, New Computer Lab, Teen Section on 1st Floor.

Attendance: All girls are expected to attend 80% of club meetings.

: All instruction and software provided free of charge.

Cancellations: Should we need to cancel a club meeting (due to bad weather, instructor illness, etc), we will post a notice here. In general, you should assume the club is operating if the Library is open. 

National GWC Clubs Facebook page:

Girls Who Code is a national non-profit organization working to close the gender gap in technology. Our programs educate, equip, and inspire girls with the computing skills they’ll need to pursue 21st-century opportunities.