Students from across the state, Community Members and District Staff
Schools from across the state will come together in a robotic competition
Saturday, September 19, 2015, 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Dillard High School Gymnasium
2501 NW 11th Street
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33311
Students from high schools around the state come together to put their robotic creations to the Mission Mayhem test. The robots are designed and built in six weeks (from a common set of parts) by each team of students and their respective engineering mentors. The students program and remotely control the robots in competition rounds. The name of the competitive game is called Recycle Rush. This event aims to inspire young people to discover the rewarding and engaging world of innovation and engineering. Participating schools are as follows: Atlantic Technical High School, Dillard High School, McArthur High School, Hollywood Hills High School and West Broward High School.
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