Johnny Key

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Governor's All-Region and All-State Coding Competition

The second annual All-Region and All-State Coding Competition sponsored by Verizon will be open to Arkansas public and private school students in grades 8-12 and homeschooled students born on or before August 1, 2004, and after August 1, 1999.

This Arkansas Department of Education webpage is the official location to find competition information including locations, dates, times, rules, registration process, updates, and results.

Krista Bourne, president of the South Central Market for Verizon, presented Gov. Asa Hutchinson a $40,000 contribution to sponsor the competition.

2017-18 All-Region Competition

Date: TBD

Time: TBD

Regional Locations (TBD)

Regional Contest Rules


  • Opens: (TBA)
  • Closes: (TBA)
  • Registration Link: (TBA)
  • Competition Consent Form: (TBA)
  • Registration Progress Spreadsheet:(TBA)


All-State Competition

Date: (TBA)

Competition Time: (TBA)

Competition Locations: (TBA)

State Contest Rules

  • Contest rules may be amended at any time at the descretion of the Arkansas Department of Education 
  • Link to Official Rules with Last Update Listed - TBA

Registration to the state competition is by invitation only.


Last updated on August 6, 2017

For more information, please contact:

Anthony Owen, Coordinator of Computer Science
Arkansas Department of Education
Four Capitol Mall
Little Rock, AR 72201
Phone: 501-682-3386

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