Description of activity: Students research, design, fabricate and test a robot that must meet the criteria established by the First Robotics competition.

Where to go for more information: Nira Rajan.

Length of season: Approximately six weeks to design, fabricate and test. The competition typically follows three weeks after the robot is shipped for storage before the competition.

Meeting times: Monthly until build season. Typically after school and during weekends.

Meeting site: High School Woods Lab.

Competitions: First Robotics Regional and possibly National competitions.

Eligibility requirements: Meet the Wayzata Public Schools and MSHSL Extra-Curricular Eligibility Requirements.

Costs and/or needed equipment: Participation fee is $125.00. Students are responsible for transportation during the initial six weeks of designing, building, and testing.