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. Michaud.

Practice Days:  
After School FTC Teams: Mondays and Tuesdays, 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
FIRST Release Form

Design Process:
The System Lifecycle
SCRUM
 
Schedule 2019-2020: 

Tuesday, August 27th
Parent Information Meeting
Robotics Lab (W172)
7:00 PM

Saturday, September 7th
FTC Reveal Day Workshop
Robotics Lab (W172)
12:30 PM to 3:30 PM

Saturday, September 14th
FTC Build Day
Robotics Lab (W172)
9:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Saturday, September 21st
FTC Build Day
Robotics Lab (W172)
9:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Saturday, September 28th
FTC Build Day
Robotics Lab (W172)
9:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Friday, October 11th (Tentative)
FRC GRITS Competition
Blessed Trinity High School
4:00 PM to 9:00 PM 

Saturday, October 12th (Tentative)

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

Saturday, October 19th
FTC League Meet #1
Marist School Library Building or TBD
8:00 AM to 1:00 PM

Saturday, October 26th
FTC League Meet #2
Marist School Library Building or TBD
8:00 AM to 1:00 PM

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

Saturday, November 16th
FTC League Meet #4
Marist School Library Building or TBD
8:00 AM to 1:00 PM

Saturday, November 23rd
FTC League Meet #5
Marist School Library Building or TBD
8:00 AM to 1:00 PM

Saturday, December 14th
FTC League Championship
Marist School Ivy Street Center
8:00 AM to 6:00 PM

Saturday, January 4th, 2020
FRC Kickoff Day
Georgia Institute of Technology and Marist School
6:00 AM to 6:00 PM

Sunday, January 5th, 2020
FRC Build Day
Robotics Lab
2:00 PM to 6:00 PM

Saturday, February 22nd (Date subject to Change)
FTC State Touranment 
Cobb Civic Center

Friday-Sunday, March 12-14: FRC Tournament (FRC Team 6340) 
FRC District Tournament
Columbus State University

Friday-Saturday, March 20-22: FRC Tournament (FRC Team 6340) 
FRC District Tournament
University of West Georgia

Thursday-Saturday, April 1-4: FRC State Championship (FRC 6340)
Location To Be Determined

Engineering Notebook Resources:
Engineering Notebook Guidelines
Sample FTC Notebook

List of 2 members.

  • Photo of Christopher Michaud

    Mr. Christopher Michaud 

    Computer Science, Design & Engineering Teacher, Robotics Team Lead Coach, Department Chair
  • Photo of Mark Kagika

    Mr. Mark Kagika 

    Teacher

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