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.


Fembot’s at Pleasant Grove HS Practice Tournament

Excellent practice competiton Oct. 27-29, 2017 at Pleasant Grive High School. A practice competition allows teams to test their robots, and fine tune before the large FIRST Robotics competiton “Power Up” coming January 2018.


St. Francis Robotics Club to Compete in “Recycle Rush” Challenge in Davis

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.