STEP IT Academy | We have been teaching since 1999. High-quality IT-education for adults and children. We prepare programmers, designers and system engineers who cannot be replaced by artificial intelligence. In order to achieve this, we teach how to understand tasks, run projects and work in a team, in addition to core knowledge.

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Clubs Organization

How clubs are organized

Multidiscipline: from robotics to filmmaking, 3D-printing, science, design, and board games.
Flexible schedule: every Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday from 16:00 to 18:30
Come 30 min earlier or pick-up your child 30 min later. Child will stay occupied with STEP teachers for free
Age Groups

Age Groups

Children ages 5-6 & 7-9
Learn through exploration & experiments. Children are allowed to move, ask questions, discuss, try new things and have fun. Every lesson ends with a group reflection.
Children ages 10-13
Lessons are designed in inquiry-based format, including discussion and small-group collaboration. We use design thinking framework to organize the learning process.


Practice. Learning-by-doing.
Teachers as a guide
Try many things & find your passion
Self-development and teamwork
Real immersion in world of future technologies
Study Facilities

Study Facilities

IT Club Themes

IT Club gives a child the chance to try yourself in the most popular areas of IT

Engineering & Product Design
3D-Design & 3D-Printing. Fashion Design
Robotics & Microelectronics
Filmmaking & Digital Arts
Video Games Development & Board Games
Science & Future Technologies

Forms of study

Forms of Education

Clubs & Labs Schedule

From 360 per term (September - December)


  • Nations: Experimental Science. 🔬
  • Champel: Chess. ♟



  • Nations: Fashion Design. 👩‍🎤
  • Champel: Experimental Science. 🔬



  • Nations: Chess ♟
  • Champel: Fashion Design. 👩‍🎤



  • Nations: Engineering & Product Design. ⚙️
  • Champel: Engineering & Product Design. ⚙️

English / French

37 weeks

5-13 years old

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday



Work in/with international IT-companies.

Launched their startups. Minimum experience in IT - 5 years.

Average teaching experience - 2 years.


Birth date: 27 June 1984 (36 y.o.)

Education: Art study at "Ecole des arts décoratif de Genève"

Profession: Concepteur multimédia" Project creator in digital at scool "EAD Genève" (CFC).

- Migros Genève (Printer, Electronics seller, Content creator for motion design, social medias consulting).

- Freelance (Davidoff, University of Geneva (Bioscope), Sculpteo, Jardin botanique Genève, Hagerty, Enoil Bioenergies).

-Professor at adult private scool "Ecole-club Migros Genève" (from 2016).

Interests: Art, Design, 3D, DEV, Video games, Blockchain, AR, VR, 3D printing, Hacking, Digital marketing, Social medias, Science, Learning, Low Tech, Society structure, Econmic, Society, Politics.


At the age of 15 Cyril created a project of MMORPG called "Nilorea le destin des runes" which was being made for 8 years under his guidance and team leading; UI, 3D, models, icon, character design etc. were created.


Birth date: 09 March 1994 (26 y.o.)

Working for IT STEP 1.5 years for most of the classes such as:

• Sports (Stretching & team game).

• Game Developpement (Minecraft, Roblox, Scratch, Create your own video game).

• Robotics (LEGO Mindsstorms, LEGO WeDo).

• Filmmaking (Shooting, editing & special effect).

• 3D Design & 3D-Printing.


Skills: Science & technologies, Management & Children care 

Interests: New technologies, planetary discoveries & sport

Jonathan GLEIZE

Subjects of teaching: LEGO Robotics: Level 1, LEGO Robotics: Level 2, Programming in Python - Junior, Programming in Python - Middle, Makeblock Robotics: Scratch, Makeblock Robotics: C, Microelectronics with Arduino.

Birth date: 28/07/1992.

Education: Geneva school of engineering, architecture and landscape  - Haute École du paysage, d'ingénierie et d'architecture de Genève.

Profession: Embedded engineer.

Interests: Robotics science, games and climbing.

Student Stories

Student Stories


YouTube et la réalisation de films

Graduate 2020

I have a son of 7 years old, and this is a perfect match for his passion to computers; as well as to my believes as a parent - the future is in tech.
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IT STEP Académie

Graduate 2020

If you want your kids are ready for their future, you should consider IT education at early age of your kid. And if you are worried about PC, tablet, cellphone in hands of your kids, than it is even more important they understand that information technology is not only that.
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IT STEP Académie

Graduate 2020

It's the first time I've ever seen him excited about school. It's a real relief for his dad and I that he loves learning so much.
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