School Life

Marist School Robotics

Marist Robotics will equip students in Middle and High School with the tools of engineering, computer science, mathematics, arts, and teamwork as students design, build and program robotic machines to compete in the FIRST Robotics Challenge, and FIRST Tech Challenge. Robotics teams will practice after school.

If you are interested in Marist Robotics, please contact Mr. MichaudMs. Jones, or Mr. Yoder.

Practice Days:  
7th Grade FTC Teams: Mondays, 3:45 to 5 p.m.
9th - 12th Grade FTC Teams: Mondays, 3:45 to 5 p.m.
FRC Team:  Thursdays, 4 to 8:30 p.m. 

Robotics Teams Calendar:



Pay Registration Fees for 2018-2019 Robotics Teams:
Go to your Smart Tuition Account and Select Robotics Team Registration from the list.  

FTC game: Rover Ruckus  (2018-2019)
Rover Ruckus Resource Library
FTC Training Robot Building Instructions
FTC Programming Guide for Marist FTC Robots
REV Robotics Guide
Sample Java Code for Marist FTC Robots

Registration Forms for Marist Robotics Teams:  (Fill out and return to Mr. Michaud)
Information Letter
Robotics Team Registration
Robotics Team Policies
Medical Release Form

Design Process:
The System Lifecycle
SCRUM
 
Schedule 2018-2019: 

Tuesday, August 21st
Parent Information Meeting
Robotics Lab (W172)
7:00 PM

Saturday, September 8th
FTC Reveal Day Workshop
Robotics Lab (W172)
12:30 PM to 3:30 PM

Saturday, September 15th
FTC Build Day
Robotics Lab (W172)
9:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Saturday, September 22nd
FTC Build Day
Robotics Lab (W172)
9:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Saturday, October 6th
FTC Build Day
Robotics Lab (W172)
9:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Friday, October 12th
FRC GRITS Competition
Blessed Trinity High School
4:00 PM to 9:00 PM 

Saturday, October 13th

FRC GRITS Competition
Blessed Trinity High School
6:00 AM to 6:00 PM

Saturday, October 20th
FTC League Meet #1
Marist School Library Building or TBD
8:00 AM to 1:00 PM

Saturday, October 27th
FTC League Meet #2
Marist School Library Building or TBD
8:00 AM to 1:00 PM

Saturday, November 10th
FTC League Meet #3
Marist School Library Building or TBD
8:00 AM to 2:00 PM

Saturday, November 17th
FTC League Meet #4
Marist School Library Building or TBD
8:00 AM to 1:00 PM

Saturday, December 8th
FTC League Meet #5
Marist School Library Building or TBD
8:00 AM to 1:00 PM

Saturday, December 15th
FTC League Championship
Blessed Trinity High School
8:00 AM to 6:00 PM

Saturday, January 5th, 2019
FRC Kickoff Day
Georgia Institute of Technology and Marist School
6:00 AM to 6:00 PM

Sunday, January 6th, 2019
FRC Build Day
Robotics Lab
2:00 PM to 6:00 PM

Saturday, January 12th
FTC League Finals (TBD)

Saturday, January 19th
FTC Leage Finals (TBD)

Saturday, February 23rd (Date subject to Change)
FTC State Touranment 
Blessed Trinity High School

Friday-Sunday, March 01-03: FRC Tournament (FRC Team 6340) 
FRC District Tournament
Gainesville Military Academy
March 2nd and 3rd

Friday-Saturday, March 21-23: FRC Tournament (FRC Team 6340) 
FRC District Tournament
Columbus State University
March 21st to 23rd

Thursday-Saturday, April 4-6: FRC State Championship (FRC 6340)
University of Georgia
Athens, GA

Engineering Notebook Resources:
Engineering Notebook Guidelines
Sample FTC Notebook

List of 3 members.

  • Mr. Christopher Michaud 

    Computer Science, Design & Engineering Teacher, Robotics Team Lead Coach
  • Ms. Brittany Jones 

    Teacher
  • Mr.  Reinald Yoder 

    BCT Department Chair, Computer Science & Programming Teacher

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Atlanta, GA 30319-1899
(770) 457-7201
An Independent Catholic School of the Marist Fathers and Brothers