April 06, 2018
Four Richwoods High School students will travel to Washington D.C. April 11 – 14, to
participate in the Congressional App Challenge (CAC) #HouseOfCode, a celebration of student
computer science achievement.Mariah Cooley, Ruby Hirschmann, Shaelyn Johnson and Montreal Thomas, executive leaders of Peoria
Public Schools AppsCo, will present the App developed for the Peoria Riverfront Museum, winner of
CAC for the Illinois 18th District. The Peoria Riverfront Museum App enhances the museum visitor
experience by providing exclusive content and geo-fencing functions, improving convenience, and
creating a user loyalty program. The App also provides helpful data to museum administrators about
visitors.