Members of SFHS’ FIRST Robotics Team 692, one of a few all-girls teams in the United States, specialize in project engineering, program management, electronics, computer programming, animation, web design and public relations. As participants in the FIRST Robotics Competition (FRC), students respond to challenges, work collaboratively as a team, master time management, strengthen communication skills, and practice “gracious professionalism.”
Team members meet 1-2 times/week in the fall and more frequently in January and February during the national six-week build period. The team participates in the Sacramento Regional held at UC Davis each Spring.
Beginning August 31, 2015: Mondays and Thursdays (optional) 3:30-5:30pm in the fall. Mondays and Thursdays 3:30-5:30pm and Saturdays 9am-12pm January - March.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. – The St. Francis Robotics Club, aka “The Fembots”, will compete in the Sacramento Regional FIRST Robotics Challenge (FRC) Friday, March 20 and Saturday, March 21 at the UC Davis ARC Pavilion in Davis, Calif.
The Sacramento Regional robotics event has 55 teams from across northern California scheduled to compete. Teams will load in the facility on Wednesday with scheduled build sessions set for Thursday. The competition starts at 8:30 a.m. each day and runs until 4:30 p.m. Each winning alliance has three teams.
The team is always seeking members with the following attributes: reliability, motivation, willingness to learn new skills, a love of adventure, a drive to have fun, and a desire to show the world (and colleges) that “We Can Do It.” Students interested in joining are encouraged to contact our coaches at: firstname.lastname@example.org.