Friday, 13 September 2013 11:15

Ballston Spa Robotics Team Hosts Annual Kickoff Event

BALLSTON SPA – Ballston Spa High School’s FIRST Robotics Team 3044 hosted a kickoff event to the FIRST Tech Challenge (FTC)

and FIRST LEGO League (FLL) 2013 Competitions for students and their parents on September 11. Ballston Spa students in grades four through seven are eligible to participate on the FLL teams in their respective schools. Students in grades eight and nine are eligible to participate on the FTC team.

Through the donations of corporate sponsors, the district will be fielding six FLL teams for the 2013 season: Gordon Creek, Malta Avenue, Milton Terrance North, and Wood Road will each have one team of 10 students. The Ballston Spa Middle School will have two FLL teams of 10 students each.  The district is also forming one FTC team.

Students interested in participating on a team this year who didn’t make it to the kickoff event should have their parents send K-12 Science Coordinator Diane Irwin, the child’s name, school, grade and teacher at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call the High School at (518) 884-7150.


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