International School in
Informatics "Junior"

International School in Informatics "Junior"

Welcome to ISI-junior! Registration at online ISIJ 2020 finish July, 1

About summer Camp ISIJ Enjoy ISIJ
See Rules of online ISIJ (point 10)
Initial country registration open
Distance session open 1 October for participants of ISIJ

Distance ISIJ-2020

Dear friends and members of ISIJ! The international situation with COVID-19 is difficult.

We inform that the ISIJ-2020 will take place in July 1-11 in distance form. The new letter of the International Organizing Committee ISIJ informs you about the registration of teams and the organization rounds for participation, the payment of the admission fee, the limit on the number of teams. The schedule of rounds completely corresponds ISIJ 2020 and will be placed in the page Distance. We will post in the page Rules the point about the Rules of Distance ISIJ.

All nominations for awards are fully preserved! All certificates of participants, diplomas and medals will be sent by post to the address of the team trainer.

MOOC Modern school Informatics curriculum: primary, base, advanced levels for coaches and teachers in informatics.

We in addition invite countrys teams of coaches and teachers in informatics for online training: MOOC Rusere (English) and Distance ISIJ-2020. Sum 80 h. - DIPLOMA ISIJ coach. ISIJ- certificates and diplomas will be sent by post to the address of the country team tutor of coaches and teachers team.


02.07.2020 July 2 ISIJ - 2020 was opened online
The organizing Committee and Scientific Committee of the School welcomed the participants, noting that 180 juniors and coaches represented four continents, Australia (New Zealand), as well as Asia (China, Syria) Europe (London, Azerbaijan, Belgium), and Africa (Tunisia).

14.06.2020 Why Python is not the programming language of the future
It took the programming community a couple of decades to appreciate Python. But since the early 2010s, it has been booming and eventually surpassing C, C#, Java and JavaScript in popularity.

20.05.2020 Registration at online summer ISIJ 2020 is open
See Regulation v.3, see rules of online ISIJ (point 10).


About the project ISI-junior

Digital Curator
ISI-Junior-start 2018
About IOI

The international school of Informatics "Junior" (ISIJ or School) is initiated by the scientists of national Olympiad in Informatics in Russia together with the organizer of IOI 2016 (Kazan Federal University - KFU, Russia), organizer of the first IOI 1989 and EJOI 2017 (Bulgaria), organizer of EJOI 2018 (Innopolis University, Russia,), organizers of IOI 2000 (Chine) and IOI 1995 (Nederland).

ISIJ is organized to prepare national teams of Junior students, to participate in the international Olympiads in Informatics and exchange of methodological experience between the countries participating in the international movement Olympiad in Informatics.

The mission of International School in Informatics Junior (ISIJ, in the text- School) is to create a space of Olympiads in Informatics startup for all juniors of the world, to unite school teachers and coaches innovators in Informatics in a single international coaching community, to create a collection of materials for the development of schools Informatics in the world for talented juniors.

IT club is to form a space of formation of profile interests at the junction of science and information technology. YandexContest and Robbo-club are the main partners of the ISIJ.

ISIJ and IT clubs (workshops IT company partners and sponsors of the ISIJ) become the intersection of Olympiad training juniors and the formation of relevant interests in applied computer science for high school students from around the world.

School Activities

The School is held as an international educational forum for national teams of countries participating in the international Olympiad in Informatics (IOI, EJOI, ets).

  • The ISIJ provides classes focused on main Olympiads: EJOI (basic level- B) and IOI (advanced level-A), as well as seminars (IT clubs) on the use of IT in various fields of science and technology. The distance session of the ISIJ is in the autumn-winter months for students ISIJ. Welcome to distance rounds (base and advanced) in November - April.

  • IT club is to form a space of formation of profile interests at the junction of science and information technology. YandexContest and Robbo-club are the main partners of the ISIJ.

  • All teams of ISIJ countries take part in the Cup in two categories: level A (medal advanced level) and level B ( medal Basic level) .

  • The School program provides Robbo-club (Robbo-company) and International Junior Cup Robbo (IJC-Robbo). The Junior teams of ISIJ countries (no more than 4 participants in the team) can take part in the competition. Nominations in the Cup are established by the Robbo-company. The best team gets the main prize " IJC-Robbo"

The team from a country consists of 2 to 6 participants and one team-coach. Age of participants is supposed 13, but to be not older than 16 years by the end of the year. The student can choose the level of training: advanced (A) or basic (B).

The content of classes of the school of Olympiad Informatics is based on the thematic sections of the International Olympiad in Informatics "6.2 Algorithms and Complexity (AL)

International competitions in Informatics

International Olympiad in Informatics
Topcoder Public Calendar
European Junior Olympiad in Informatics

International Autumn Tournament in Informatics

Asia-Pacific Informatics Olympiad 2020

USA Computing Olympiad

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