Robotics Team

As members of SFHS’ MATE (Marine Advanced Technology  Education) Robotics, one of a few all-girls teams in the United States, specialize in project engineering, program management, electronics, computer programming, CAD, and web design. As participants in MATE’s Ranger Class, students respond to real-world challenges, work collaboratively as a team, master time management, and strengthen communication skills.

Team Meetings

Team members meet Saturdays from late September thru May at Jesuit High School. The team participates in a regional competition in May.


Robotics Team Takes First at World Championships in Colorado

Geneseas team photo

The St. Francis Geneseas Robotics Team won first place at the Marine Advanced Technology Education (MATE) Remotely Operated Vehicle (ROV) World Championship held in Denver, Colorado earlier this month. Our girls outperformed high school groups from across North America, Asia, Europe, and the Middle East to claim the top prize, breaking barriers for women in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) along the way.