FTC 519 Advances to Virginia States

For the TL;DR people, the short story is that Epsilon Delta Too, Herndon High School FTC Team 519 is advancing to the Virginia State competition, because of winning the first place Inspire Award at the Northern VA Qualifier held on December 12th! For those who want more of a play-by-play, continue reading… although don’t expect …

Did you know: Over $25 Million worth of College Scholarships …

There are over $25 Million available in college scholarships for High School students that participate in either FIRST Tech Challenge or FIRST Robotics Competition. These are being For more information about the FIRST Scholarship Program, visit http://www.firstinspires.org/scholarships. – See more at: http://www.firstinspires.org/press-room/first-announces-scholarship-program-milestone#sthash.7hKRYFEx.dpuf

2015 Underground Society of Animators Winners!

First and foremost thank you to all the teams that participated in this year’s Underground Society of Animators Award! The judges at Theory Animation were very impressed with all the submissions and we are happy to announce the winners for each category: Technical Award Winner: Team 008 Creative Award Winner: Team 1720 Judge’s Award Winner: …

Parents’ Meeting this Tuesday, Nov 8 at 7p

All student team members’ parents are asked to attend a short parent meeting this Tuesday, Nov 8 at 7p. We’ll discuss the general team guidelines, your student’s participation, our build season, competitions, costs, and other details for the season. We look forward to seeing you there!

New members’ interest meeting – Tuesday, Sep 20

The New Members’ Meeting will be on Tuesday, Sep 20 in the Herndon High School’s drama room! Our team members will present topics such as, Team history Info about FIRST Team benefits, such as scholarship opportunities Philosophy and expectations Our build teams and season info Competitions and awards Finances, spirit, travel Anecdotes Come for the …

Scheduling update

The team’s administration is determining our summer meeting schedule – there’s many projects to complete! The remaining ones are listed below: Shop cleanup and re-organization! PoliceBot/RescueBot development Fall FLL event in DC (details TBD) Fall off-season event/scrimmage for recruiting new team members Complete mill CNC-upgrade Continue watching the team mailing list and here for updates!