Join us for the 2017 Robotics Banquet!
- Wednesday May 10, 2017 Click here to sign up for the potluck!
Lets Keep in touch:
- 2017 Greater Pittsburgh Regional Live Stream HERE
- Subscribe to the Robotics Booster Communications: CLICK HERE
2017-18 Parent Booster Meeting Dates:
7PM Band Room (2nd Tuesday of each month)
- Tuesday Aug 8, 2017
- Tuesday Sept 12, 2017
- Tuesday Oct. 10, 2017
- Tuesday Nov. 14, 201
- Tuesday Dec. 12, 2017
- Tuesday Jan. 9, 2018
- Tuesday Feb. 13, 2018
- Tuesday Mar. 13, 2018
- Tuesday Apr. 10, 2018
- Tuesday May 8, 2018 BANQUET
Sign Up to Help Out!
Would you like to bring food and snacks for the kids? There will be several opportunities to bring food to our hungry Robot Builders. Click here for snack sign-up genius!
Would you like to be a Mentor? Stop into any of our after school meetings between January 9th thru February 21st to see how we work and what is happening. You have to jump right it in and help out!
Car Window Decal Sale starts in January:
We will start taking orders for window decals in December and place the orders on March 1st. Many Sports and activities are available! CLICK HERE for the Decal Order Form.
Support our Team!
Important Dates Coming Up
The KICK-OFF on Jan 7th, 2017 was held and nearly 30 student showed up. You can click here to see the 2017 Steamworks Game animation video
Monday Jan. 9th will start the build meetings everyday after school 2:30-4:30. There maybe a few evenings when the kids work late, this is when we will work on planning a Team Dinner. Team captains will inform Mrs. Faunce and a sign-up genius will be sent out as needed.
February 22, 2017: Mark your calendar for the Sponsor & Supporter Reception.
The plan will be to show off the bagged robot and demonstrate what the kids are able to accomplish with the practice robot! We will need help with invitations and a few light appetizers, along with set-up and clean up.
This year’s Competition!
Kickoff – January 7th, 2017 (build season starts directly after the kick-off) :
Greater Pittsburg Regional: March 15-18, 2017
Buckeye Regional Competition (Cleveland): March 29-April 1st, 2017
Giant Eagle Apples for the Students
Each time your giant Eagle advantage card is scanned through March 18, 2017 your purchases automatically earn funds for our club!
- Register your Giant Eagle Advantage Card at Gianteagle.com/afts
- Enter our Robotics ID#5537
- Shop with your Giant Eagle Advantage Card.
Sign Up for Remind
This is the next best thing since sliced bread! You can choose to download the app or simply sign up for text alerts. In either case you will get all the reminders that Mr. Rudolph sends out to the kids in the group.
- Download the “remind me” app and subscribe to “FRC2603”
- TEXT “@frc2603” TO: 81010 and you will get text reminder
Gift card calendar raffle
Sales were slightly over $4,400!
Thank you to all the families that donated Gift cards and sold Calendars! A HUGE shout out to Vicki Freas for coordinating the fundraiser and Martin King for professionally printing the calendars!
And the Winners are:
1. Chris Falkenstein, sold by Jesse Freas2. Ryan Leran, sold by Collin Leran3. Randy Pederson4. Shawn Mennanga5. Jon Funk, sold by Maddie Young6. Ed Liggett, sold by Hannah Liggett7. Troy Ramey8. Richard Russell, sold by Jesse Freas9. Julie Pierman, sold by Maddie Young10 Jen Smith, sold by Connor Pinchot11 Keith Leran, sold by Collin Leran12 Cheryl Murrin, sold by Logan Kendall13 Rose-Marie Kendall, sold by Logan Kendall14 Jimmie Leffler, sold by Liggett15 Jennifer Zeisel, sold by Tyler Holdsworth16 Brendan Kirven, sold by Jesse Freas17 Trician Noonan, sold by Collin Leran18 Brent Coleman
19 Rachel Seufler, sold by Chloe Hollenbaugh20 Amber Clark, sold by Abby Schreiner21 Heidi Velayedan, sold by Jayson Freas22 Becki Metzger, sold by Conner Pinchot23 Martha Steffish, sold by Chloe Hollenbaugh24 William Rannels, sold by Bryant Burns25 Kim Kluzinger, sold by Andrew26 Mindy Kneale, sold by Matthew Bearer27 Ivan Reed, sold by L. Redit?28 Michael & Jean Bayer sold by Chloe Hollenbaugh29 Jerry Vorndran, sold by Jesse Freas30 Lisa Pallante, sold by Abby Schreiner31 Mrs. Kathy Becks, sold by Collin Leran
We are always in need of financial support….Do you know of or work for a company that supports STEM (science Technology Engineering & Math) programs? Robotics is a very expensive endeavor and we are always in need of sponsors for our program.