Mountain View’s second annual high school hackathon

MVHacks is a high school hackathon organized by Mountain View High School students. Both first
time and more experienced programmers will be gathered together to code, learn, and have fun!


7:15 AM Check In & Breakfast
8:00 AM Opening Ceremony
8:30 AM Begin Hacking & Team Mixer
12:30 PM Lunch
1:30 PM Continue Hacking
3:00 PM Make School Workshop: Landing Your First Tech Internship
6:00 PM Dinner
7:00 PM Finalize Projects
8:30 PM End Hacking & Project Submission
9:00 PM Begin Judging
10:00 PM Awards & Closing Ceremony

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How to enter

Sign-ups have closed. You may come during check-in, but we do not guarantee admission.


Dr. Vladimir Bacvanski

Dr. Vladimir Bacvanski

Dr. Catherine Fang

Dr. Catherine Fang

Judging Criteria

  • Usefulness
    Does the project solve a real world problem? Worth up to 10 points.
  • Originality/Creativity
    Worth up to 10 points.
  • Presentation/Communication
    Based on the presentation. Worth up to 5 points.
  • Complexity/Difficulty
    How much effort/work/design was needed to develop the project? Worth up to 10 points.
  • UI/UX
    Worth up to 5 points.
  • Progress/Functionality
    How much of the project is actually functional and ready for use? Worth up to 10 points.