Castlemont Elementary School

Afterschool Engineering Classes


Part of CUSD's STREAM After School Program are Engineering classes on Tuesdays, January 30 - March 27 after school. The cost is $130.

For Grades 3-5,  Engineering: Master Machines  During the Mechanical Engineering classes, students use the Engineering Design Process to design, create, test, and refine a variety of machines and mechanical systems. Students learn basics of fluid mechanics, simple machines, and other design and engineering concepts while constructing roller coasters, egg-drop vehicles, and an incredibly fast air powered dragster they keep at the end of the course.

For Grades K-2, Junior Mechanical Engineering Widgets and Gadgets The Junior Mechanical Engineering classes introduce our youngest engineers to fundamental concepts of energy, materials, and movement. Through open and focused exploration, students explore and construct their own roller coasters, catapults, cars, and more.

Space is limited!!! Register today at If you have more questions, please call the Extensions Department at 408-364-4200 X 6204 or email mballesteros [at]