Robotics

Robotics

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To Current and Prospective Robotics Participants:

Online Registration for the FTC 2020 season will open August 1,2020.
At this time, the FLL team will not resume until a permanent coach can been obtained./div>

About Us

YWCA supports STEM and robotics programming for women and girls because it reduces the gender and racial disparities present in the STEM field.

Our Program

Do you have a budding scientist or engineer at home with an insatiable hunger to learn new concepts, build objects and program them? YWCA Princeton’s host of Robotics Programs – including a summer robotics clubs and outreach programs, as well as competitive robotics teams – is the perfect opportunity to spark your child’s passion for STEM!

 

Interested in Coaching / Mentoring our Robotics Programs?

Coaches and mentors have a lasting impact on team members. We currently have a few open positions. Please see below:

May June July Aug Sept Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr
Registration Opens  *                      
Pre-Season  *  *  *                
Kick-Off          **              
Build, Research, and Practice          **  **  **          
Qualifying              **  **        
State/Regional Championship*                **  ***      
Build, Research, and Practice                    ***  ***  
World Festival*                       ***

*One meeting per week.
**Two meetings per week.
***Two-three meetings per week.

Official competition season meetings are held after school and may include weekends. Exact dates and times of team meetings will be communicated directly by the coaches.

Post-season meetings may exceed two meeting per week for teams that advance to World and Super Regional Championships and will include a weekend meeting.

May June July Aug Sept Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr
Registration Opens  *                      
Pre-Season  *  *  *  *                
Kick-Off          **              
Build and Practice          **  ** **  ***  ***      
Qualifying              ***    
State/Regional Championship                ***  
Super-Regional Championships*                    ***  
World Championship*  ***

*One meeting per week.
**Two meetings per week.
***Two-three meetings per week.

Official competition season meetings are held after school and may include weekends. Exact dates and times of team meetings will be communicated directly by the coaches.

Post-season meetings may exceed two meeting per week for teams that advance to World and Super Regional Championships and will include a weekend meeting.

May June July Aug
Registration Opens    
Club Season      *  *

*Summer STEM Club meets from 1-4 pm on Tuesdays, Wednesdays & Thursday from July 7th through July 30th.

Registration

Registration for the new season begins in May each year. Click the REGISTER button at the top of this page. Once clicked, it will bring you to a registration tool. Select “Princeton” for the site location and navigate your way to Robotics.

Rates

Club or Team Grades Session Registration Fee Tuition
All-Girls FLL Team 4th-8th Year $50/year $337/year
All- Girls FTC Team 7th-12th Year $50/year $505/year
Summer Club 1st-10th Summer $25/summer $153/week

 

Withdrawal

Class withdrawals 7 business days or more before the start of the class will be refunded at 100% less the registration fee in the manner in which the fee was paid. Withdrawals fewer than 7 business days before the start of the class will receive NO refund.

Participation in FIRST has a positive impact that is sustained beyond the competition season. Thanks to our partners, the YWCA will offer two scholarships this year to girls who are eligible for FTC robotics and have participated in FLL robotics in a previous season. Contact robotics@ywcaprinceton.org for information.