In September, OVS kicked off its new robotics season at Lower Campus with the official release of “SKYSTONE,” the theme of the latest FIRST Tech Challenge game. FIRST Tech Challenge is a competitive robotics program for middle and high school students in which students design, build, program, test and operate their own robots, under the guidance of adult coaches and mentors
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At OVS, we seek to foster creativity and problem solving by incorporating robotics and engineering into the technology curriculum. In middle school, students have the opportunity to program drones, robots, as well as electronic and word processing skills and participate on a competitive team. Students are further challenged in high school with computer science classes as well as opportunities to get involved in competitive robotics.