Robotics Team

Angela Miller
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Meeting Times and Locations: 
Tuesdays after school from 2:05 – 4:00 pm.
Thursdays after school from 2:05 – 4:00 pm.

Team Description: 
The robotics team is an after school hours club that offers students the chance to design, build, and program a Lego Mindstorms robot. Each team composed of 2-4 students has their own robot. For 2014-15 the club will focus on preparing for and participating in the First Lego League Competition which starts in November 2014. 

What is the First Lego League Competition?
Each school sends a team of up to ten students and one adult coach. The teams participate in an annual Challenge by programming an autonomous robot to score points on a themed playing field (Robot Game) and developing a solution to a problem they have identified (Project).

For more information about the First Lego League competition click here.

Highlights from 2013-2014 year's activities:
November 2013 - Traveled to Concord, NH to watch the First Lego League competition.
January 2014 - iRobot visited the club to talk about robots and demonstrated how several of their robots worked.
March 2014 - Each team built their own mini sumobot then competed by pushing other robots out of the ring.
May 2014 - Each team designed and built a robot to locate and pop balloons.


Student Life

What is student life?
Classes and studying are the center of the school experience. Developing well-rounded students is an important goal of the school and life outside the classroom is an important element of a student's personal growth.

What options do student have?
Student activities abound within the school and extracurricular. Students can explore activities like sports, performing arts, music, science club, robotics club, school newspaper, etc.