Code Quest - Sunnyvale, CA

Sunnyvale, California

The Sunnyvale, CA Lockheed Martin Code Quest® will be held in person.
B157 Litrium
Lockheed Martin Space Systems - Sunnyvale
1111 Lockheed Martin Way
Sunnyvale, CA 94088

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Security Requirements:

  • Only registered students and coaches will be admitted. No parents, siblings, or spectators.

  • Students can be non-U.S. citizens if they are in 9th– 12th grade at the time of the competition. Some restriction may apply.

  • Students that are 18 years old at the time of the competition must be in grade 9th-12th of high school to compete.

  • Coaches must be U.S. citizens or have proof of permanent residence.

  • Alternates will only be admitted if they are replacing a primary team member, were pre-registered, and submitted a signed photo release.

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  • Lockheed Martin Code Quest is open to students in public, charter, or private, 
    high schools, or of equivalent age/grade (for home schooled students).

  •  Each team consists of 2- 3 students plus one coach.

  • Students on the same team must be from the same school. (Exemption for home 
    schools and case by case requests.)

  • In-person and virtual competition options available

    • Up to four teams per school can register for the in-person event.

      • Important: Coaches that are attending in-person cannot attend the virtual competition. There will be activities that coaches will participate in during the competition period and no cell phones are allowed at the in-person events.

  • Waitlist will be available in 2024.

    • Additional teams can be registered, and will be waitlisted. 

    • Waitlisted registration will open on January 8, 2024 if capacity is available at event.

  • A team should be affiliated with and represent the High School under which they 
    are registering.

  • STEM programs are eligible to register a team

    • A STEM program offers an interdisciplinary curriculum emphasizing the practical application of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. 

    • The STEM Program should be a recognized organization/club within the community and high school(s). 

    • STEM programs are eligible to register a team with students from different schools if the students’ school cannot form a team.


  • A coach can be a teacher. A parent can be a coach if the teacher is unable to 
    attend. Coaches will serve as chaperones at the event and participate in 
    activities during the competition.

  • Only one coach per team is allowed. If a school has more than one team 
    participating, one coach for multiple teams is acceptable, however, coaches that 
    are associated with on-site teams can't work with the virtual teams


  • Food allergies cannot be accommodated, teams may bring their own breakfast 
    and lunches.

  • Family members cannot be accommodated.

  • UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES are ANY cell phones, smart watches, e-readers, 
    broad-band network cards or recording devices allowed inside Lockheed Martin 
    facilities. Please leave ALL phones in your cars. Since cell phones will not be 
    allowed in any building, we will provide a number where family and friends can 
    reach you in case of emergency. If you are observed in possession of any of 
    these devices, your team is subject to immediate disqualification.

For a complete list of eligibility requirements see the Official Rules.

For clarifications or questions please contact