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 11 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 4,000 children in the past 11 years.

MySTEM Academy 2021 Programs

Spring Programs and Summer Camps

2020-2021 FLL Robotics Team

WEXFORD, PA, February 21 - The middle school robotics team NextGen Robotics, hosted by MySTEM Academy, won the First Place Director’s Award at the 2021 FIRST LEGO League (FLL) Western Pennsylvania Championship. 


In addition to the 1st place overal, NextGen Robotics also got the first place in the Robot Game and the Global Innovation Project Award. 


As the region’s first place champions, the team qualified to attend the FLL World Festival in Detroit, Michigan, in August 2021, with 70 teams from all over the world. As the recipient of the Global Innovation Project Award, NextGen Robotics has also been nominated to submit their Innovation Project to the next level.

2021 Summer Camps

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


Maximum of 8 students due to COVID-19. Students will not share equipment or computers (tablets).


Click here to learn about Healthy and Safety Guidelines for in-person classes. 


Summer Camps for grades 2 to 8


  • Fundamentals of STEM with VEX GO
  • Build and Design with Lego WeDo 2.0
  • SPIKE Prime Lego Robotics
  • Cool Projects with Lego Mindstorms
  • Python Programming
  • VEX IQ Robotics
  • Coding with EV3
  • Advanced Robotics for Competition

2021 Fall Programs

Where: MySTEM Academy

10850 Perry Highway

Wexford PA 15090


When: from 8/23 to 11/15


Classes: Maximum of 10 students due to COVID-19.




  • Cool Projects with Mindtorms
  • Vex IQ Robotics
  • Coding with Lego EV3
  • Fundamentals of STEM with VEX GO
  • Python Programming
  • Lego WeDO
  • Game Design and Programming
  • Kinder Robotics






"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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