Program FAQ

Why HoneZone ?
At HoneZone, we are committed to honing student's potential and set them on a track for successful future STEM/Technology careers. Our priorities are clear - each season we raise the bar in regards to customized curriculum, quality staff and good, old-fashioned fun with technology. Our dedication and true desire to be the best has made us the most recommended in the industry. Our continued dedication to leading the pack is something we are proud of, and something you can count on.

Are these HoneZone programs applicable only to students that have interest in STEM (Science, Engineering, Technology, Mathematics) ?
There are no such pre-requisites. We just need the student to bring their creative self and have a great attitude. You will be surprised how much students learn and connect with understanding the role of Creativity in Technology. Our goal is to steer them towards STEM early, so that they are prepared for future without feeling any pressure.

What are the payment and cancellation/refund policy?
Payment must be made in full before the start the program.
We provide full-refund (except registration fee) for cancellations up to 10 days before the program begins. Please contact us requesting a cancellation and the refund check will be sent to the address on file. Please allow 2-3 weeks for processing refunds.
A reprocessing fee of $30.00 will be charged to reprocess check payment due to non-sufficient funds and/or $10.00 will be charged to reprocess declined credit card payments.

What is the program attendance policy ?
Please note that absences from a program cannot be made up in another session and no part of the program fee is refundable when a participant is absent.

How do I enroll for a program?
Please enroll for our programs using convenient online enrollment. Please note that you don't need to be registered with Paypal to make a payment. Upon successful completion of enrollement and payment, with in 24 hours, you will receive a confirmation email and receipt for your payment.

Does my student use the device(computer) at HoneZone ?
At HoneZone, we recommend you to bring your own device/laptop. This policy allows us to make sure that your student has access to the device during the week, so they can continue to expand and work on their ideas during their time outside the classroom.
If you do not have a computer at home and cannot afford to purchase one, please contact us and we will be more than happy to loan any available computers /laptops for your student for the duration of the program.

What are the Device/Laptop/System requirements ?
Computer OS: Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows 2000. Disk: At least 120 MB of free space for software installation Memory: Most computers have enough memory, older computers may just run software slowly. Sound: To take advantage of sound output and input, you may need speakers(or headphones) and a microphone. Many laptops have speakers and microphones built-in.

Is it safe for my student to carry their own laptop?
Children think big, they have great ideas. They also learn their responsibilities. These are weekend sessions, so we expect parents to drop students off with their device at the program location very near their home. We teach the students to handle their devices responsibly and carefully.

We do not have a computer at home. Does that disqualify my student from learning?
We are committed to bring out the best of the student, no matter what. If you do not have a computer at home and cannot afford to purchase one, please contact us and we will be more than happy to loan our computers /laptops for your student for the duration of the program.

We are on a tight budget, Is there any student aid available?
We realize we are in tough economic times. While we do not have any student aid options available at this point, we would like for every student to benefit from this program. Please please contact us and we will be glad to assist you and work out an arrangement so your student's learning is never put on hold to financial concerns. They think big, they are smart, they deserve it no matter what.