FIRST Robotics Student Handbook (FLL/ FTC)





  1. This team will be joining FLL / FTC / International Robotics Competitions.

  2. Open for 6th and 7th 8th grades

  3. Team members can not join any other school team. (Science Olympiad, VEX)

  4. Students are strongly encouraged to travel all events and competitions, including the Championship Event. All transportation, hotel and meal expenses are paid by each student and parent traveling with the team. Travel itinerary and information will be provided.

Pre Season Schedule:

  • August 23rd 3pm to 5pm at school Room 260

  • August 25th 3pm to 5pm at school Room 260

  • August 30th 3pm to 5pm at school Room 260

  • Sept 1st 3pm to 5pm at school Room 260

  • After the school open, beginning of the first day we will follow the weekly schedule, even though other clubs are not announced, so our first session will be on Sept 7th Wednesday 3pm to 5pm Room 260


Weekly Calendar

  • Wednesdays 3pm to 5pm

  • Fridays 3pm to 5pm

  • Saturdays 9am to 1pm


Season Calendar


August 30

Official Kick off for FLL

Sept 10th

Official FTC Kick OFF

Oct 7th -10th

Overnight Camp for FLL

November 19th

FLL Qualifying Event

November 25th- 27th

FLL or FTC Overnight Camp

Dec 10

State Final for FLL (if qualified)

January 10

Application for International Robot Games

January 7th- 9th, 2017

FTC Overnight Camp

January 14th, 2017

FTC qualifying event

Feb 17th-20th, 2017

FTC or Int Robot Games Overnight Camp

February or March 2017

FTC State Final  (if qualified)

April 1st, 2017

International Robot game finals announcement

April 7th - 10th, 2017

Overnight Camp for Int Robot Games

End of the May

International Robot Games


 Team Selection Exam will be Apply at August 15th 11am at North Brunswick Public Library.