The Eagles of Grace Robotics Team placed 4th in our area last year and we are hoping to go to the state competition this year!
- Students in 5th – 8th grade are eligible to participate.
- Our first meeting will be on Tuesday, August 29th, with a launch party at 12:00 PM.
- Team meetings are planned for Wednesdays 3:30 PM – 5:00 PM (this is a change – if your child is playing soccer, he/she can now attend!).
- Teams can plan to participate until late January or early February, depending on performance in the tournaments.
- A maximum of 10 students can serve on the team.
- The fee is $250 and does not include expenses associated with attending tournaments.
- Enrollment will be available to the first 10 students who complete the registration form and pay the initial fee.
- Payment may be paid in full at time of registration or paid in two installments of $125 in September and October.
Scholarship Opportunity For One Boy and One Girl to Participate in First Lego League!
- The Clay Women’s Empowerment Council has granted a scholarship to cover the $250 fee for one girl to participate on the Grace Eagles Robotics Team.
- Also, we have an anonymous donor that has come forward to sponsor one scholarship for a boy to participate!
- All boys and girls interested in the scholarship need to answer the following:
Essay question: What do you hope to learn from participating in the First Lego League?
- Submissions must be no longer than one page and are due to Robotics Coach, Susan Lindholm, by September 1, 2017. The winning essay will be selected by a group of teachers and administrators.
- The girl recipient will be invited to attend the September 7th lunch of the Clay Women’s Empowerment Council.