What do you do in robotics?
Students have the choice of working in programming, mechanical, electrical, marketing/media and scouting.
How do you become a member?
To be a member of the robotics team you must find a local team and sign up.
Personally for team 2603, you must be enrolled in Highland High School
What happens at competition?
The team’s robot competes against other teams robots in a competition assigned by FIRST. Each year a different challenge is published for the teams.
Where are competitions held?
Robotics competitions are held in different cities, states and countries.
What goes into building the robot?
Students build and program a robot to participate in the challenge assigned by FIRST for competitions.
What does 2603 mean?
2603 is the team number for Highland Robotics.
What is FIRST?
FIRST is a program to inspire young people to be science and technology leaders.
When/ How long are meetings?
Meetings are held everyday after school during the robotics seasons and are held as long as students are able to stay.
What are the benefits of participating in robotics?
By participating in robotics students increase their understanding for science and technology.
How has the team done in past competitions?