10850 Perry Highway

Wexford PA 15090

MySTEM Academy provides a unique experience for kids by helping them to identify, understand, and design STEM solutions for real-world problems, preparing them to become future innovators and leaders.


We offer online and in-person summer camps and after-school programs for kids 8-12 years old focused on robotics and coding. With 12 years of experience mentoring robotics teams to participate in regional and international events, our students have won several prestigious international awards and scholarships.


Created by an engineer and a former faculty from Carnegie Mellon University, MySTEM Academy has trained over 5,000 children in the past 12 years.

MySTEM Academy 2022/2023 Programs

Winter Programs and Robotics Teams

2022-2023 FLL Robotics Team

Houston -April 2022


The middle school robotics team YinzGirlz, hosted by MySTEM Academy, won the Champion's Award at the 2022 FIRST LEGO League (FLL) Western Pennsylvania Championship. 


YINZ GIRLZ wins the first place award in Core Values at the World Festival in Hoston 2022. They met FLL champion teams from all over the world and celebrated their passion for science and technology.


They will participate in the 2022 Western PA Championship on 12/10/2022.

2023 Winter Programs

Winter Programs will be offered in-person at MySTEM Academy Center, 10850 Perry Highway, Wexford PA 15090.


It will be a 12 weeks program starting after Thanksgiving week for grades K-8.


  • Fundamentals of STEM with VEX GO
  • Scratch Programming
  • Game Design
  • Build and Design with Lego WeDo 2.0
  • STEM with SPIKE Prime Essential
  • Lego Robotics for Competiton
  • Cool Projects with Lego Mindstorms
  • VEX IQ Robotics
  • FIRST LEGO LEAGUE Robotics Team

22022-2023 FLL Robotics Team

Arkansas - May 2022


FLL Robotics Team SPORTSTEAM participated in the First Lego League Razorback in Arkansas in May 2022 and won the First Place Award in Robot Design. 


In addition to their outstanding result in the robot performance, they particpated in the Alliance Event finals with his partner from California. 


They met several national and international FLL teams and celebrated FIRST with over 80 champion teams.


In 2023 SPORTSTEAM members are moving to FTC and FRC robotics teams.





"We are happy to have such high quality programs

for kids here in Pittsburgh. Highly recommended!"

Robin Shoop, Director, Carnegie Mellon Robotics Academy

Creating leader and innovator for the 21st century

Growing a New Generation

MySTEM Academy was created in 2010 by Maria Yamanaka (Masters degree in Engineering from CMU) and Marcel Bergerman (former faculty at the CMU Robotics Institute).


MySTEM Academy mission is to inspire young students to learn and apply STEM by engaging them into hands-on and team-oriented programs that lead to innovation and future leaders.

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